gaffer tape Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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gaffer tapenoun [U]

uk   us  
strong tape (= a ​longstrip of ​material) that is ​sticky on one ​side, used for ​holding things in ​place: The ​cables should be ​attached to the ​floor with ​gaffertape so that nobody ​trips over them.
(Definition of gaffer tape from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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