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insulating tape

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English
Related topics: Electricity
insulating tapeˈinsulating ˌtape noun [uncountable]  TPEa type of sticky tape used for wrapping around electric wires to insulate them
Examples from the Corpus
insulating tapeSellotape insulating tape for fixing plants to stakes; and Sellotape Outdoor Sticky Fixers for fixing hooks, and similar greenhouse items.I went to close the curtains and found the windows sealed with silver insulating tape.Otherwise you can only tuck insulating tape in the cracks or fit draught-proofing strips as for doors.
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