a brand name for various transparent or semitransparent adhesive tapes made chiefly of cellulose acetate or cellophane, for sealing, attaching, mending, etc.
Pronunciation: (skoch'tāp'), [key]
—v.t., -taped, -tap•ing.
to fasten or mend with Scotch tape.
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