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ticker tape

ticker-tape reception (or parade) (mainly in New York) the showering of the motorcade of a distinguished politician, visiting head of state, etc., with ticker tape as a sign of welcome
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The ticker tape, which was used to forward the confirmation of Germany's surrender in World War II from the European theater of war to the Pentagon-Military Intelligence Division, is for sale and listed on online auction site eBay.
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White light, red fire and blue ticker tape fired into the crowd, bringing the colours of the superpower's flag to life.
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