Tape Equalization

Technology / Home Audio / Tape Equalization: In tape decks, the best equalization response must be selected according to the type of tape — normal, chrome, or high-bias. In many decks, automatic sensors perform this function, in others, a switch must be set.

Other Words for Tape

Tape Verb Synonyms: (tape) recording, reel, spool, cassette, video
Tape Noun Synonyms: strip, band, fillet, stripe, strap, belt, ribbon

Permalloy Tape Head

Technology / Home Audio / Permalloy Tape Head: A cassette tape head constructed of permalloy, an alloy made primarily of nickel and iron, used for its superior high wear resistance and permeability, offering superior frequency response at a low co MORE

Reading The Tape

Business / Finance / Reading The Tape: Judging the performance of stocks by monitoring changes in price as they are displayed on the ticker tape. MORE

Painting The Tape

Business / Finance / Painting The Tape: Illegal practice by traders who manipulate the market by buying and selling a security to create the illusion of high trading activity and to attract other traders who may push up the price. MORE

On The Tape

Business / Finance / On The Tape: Used in the context of general equities. (1) Trade printed on the ticker tape; (2) news displayed on Reuters or the Dow Jones News Service. MORE

Morse Taper

Business / Machine Shop / Morse Taper: A self-holding standard taper largely used on small cutting tools such as drills, end mills and reamers and, on some machines, spindles in which these tools are used. MORE


Science / Biology / Stapes: One of the three bones that function in hearing. MORE