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
- Tape streamer
noun 1. (computing) an electromechanical device that enables data to be copied byte by byte from a hard disk onto magnetic tape for security or storage