What is Tape ?
Tape is (noun) 1. a long narrow strip e.g. of cloth or plastic She stitched tape along the bottom of the hem to stop it fraying. 2. same as magnetic tape on tape recorded on magnetic tape We have the whole conversation on tape. (verb) 1. to record something on tape or on video The whole conversation was taped by the police. I didn’t see the programme because I was at work, but I’ve taped it. 2. to attach something with sticky tape She taped up the box before taking it to the post office. videotape
source: Easier English, Student Dictionary Upper Intermediate Level