- n. A tape with marks at regular intervals, used for measuring lengths.
“She was holding a measuring tape and a piece of cloth that looked like the weaver had caught the Aurora borealis midripple.”
“Then he had taken out the graph paper and measuring tape Auberon had provided for him, going over the house inch by inch until he was satisfied that no rooms hid between the walls.”
“‘So if you two wouldn’t mind taking this measuring tape and this fairly large protractor, and assing about over there for a bit without doing anything in particular, but just looking busy and intelligent, it would be handy.”
These user-created lists contain the word ‘measuring tape’.
NB: this list being not limited to haberdashery in the strictest sense, but also including items of the milliner's trade, the mercer's trade, and the tailor's trade, it is to be noted that I just r...
Looking for tweets for measuring tape.