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Sellotapenoun [U]

uk   /ˈsel.ə.teɪp/ us   /ˈsel.ə.teɪp/ UK trademark US trademark Scotch tape
sellotape
verb [T] uk   us   UK US scotch-tape
When I got home, I found a mysterious message sellotaped to the front door.
(Definition of Sellotape from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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Sellotape™noun [U]

uk   /ˈseləʊteɪp/ us   UK trademark
also US Scotch tape™, sticky tape a long thin strip of sticky and usually transparent material that is sold in a roll and used for joining together things such as paper or card: I stuck the note to the door with Sellotape.

Sellotape™verb [T]

uk   us   UK trademark
to join things such as paper or cards with a long thin strip of sticky and usually transparent material which is sold in a roll: Can you Sellotape these documents together?
(Definition of Sellotape™ from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “Sellotape”
in Arabic شَريط لاصِق…
in Korean 셀로테이프…
in Portuguese fita adesiva…
in Catalan cinta adhesiva…
in Japanese セロテープ…
in Chinese (Simplified) (赛勒塔普)透明胶带…
in Chinese (Traditional) (賽勒塔普)透明膠帶…
in Italian nastro adesivo, scotch…
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“Sellotape” in British English

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