masking tape Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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"masking tape" in British English

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masking tapenoun [U]

uk   us  
stickypaper in a ​longroll that is used ​especially when ​painting to ​protect the ​edges of an ​area that you do not ​want to be ​painted
(Definition of masking tape from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"masking tape" in American English

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masking tapenoun [U]

 us   /ˈmæs·kɪŋ ˌteɪp/
a ​narrowstrip or ​roll of ​lightbrown, ​stickymaterial that is used esp. when ​painting, to ​coversurfaces on which you do not ​intend to ​paint
(Definition of masking tape from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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