a device for melting sealing wax, having a waxed wick fed through a plate from a reel.
- Taper pin
noun 1. a short round metal rod having a small amount of taper so that when driven into a hole it tightens on the taper so that it can act as a stop or wedge
- Taper relief
noun 1. (in Britain) a system of relief from capital gains tax under which the percentage of a chargeable gain considered taxable is reduced for each whole year (from April 1998) that the asset was held by the vendor
noun 1. a candlestick designed to hold tapers.
- Tape slap
noun 1. another term for tape echo