rap

  1. a reproach for some lapse or misdeed
  2. a gentle blow
  3. the sound made by a gentle blow
  4. (informal) voluble conversation
  5. the act of hitting vigorously

rap

Oncogene related to ras > ras.

RAP

Rocket Assisted Projectile

RAP

Rapid Application Prototyping

rap

Rapid, rhythmic chant over a pre-recorded repetitive backing track. Rap emerged in New York in 1979 as part of the hip-hop culture, although the macho, swaggering lyrics with which it started have their roots in ritual boasts and insults. During the 1990s rap became increasingly commercial, and even its more extreme offshoots, such as gangs...
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RAP

acronym: Remedial Action Program (DOE)
Found on http://cdiac.ornl.gov/pns/acronyms.html#R

rap

[Adjective] A style of music where words are spoken in rhythm rather than sung.
Example: The concert featured a new, popular rap artist.
Found on http://www.bbc.co.uk/skillswise/glossary/

rap

[n] - a gentle blow 2. [n] - (informal) voluble conversation 3. [n] - genre of African-American music of the 1980s and 1990s in which rhyming lyrics are chanted to a musical accompaniment 4. [v] - perform rap music 5. [v] - strike sharply 6. [v] - talk volubly
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Rap

To perform a spoken rhythmic part to a music or percussion performance.
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RAP

Recognised Air Picture
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RAP

Series of blast-type anti-personnel mines [RH]
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Rap

a form of oral poetry which has a very strong rhythm and rapid pace. Associated with Caribbean and Afro-Caribbean cultures, has now been assimilated into other literary traditions. Rap is often used in modern music.
Found on http://www.standards.dfes.gov.uk/primary/publications/literacy/63285/nls_fw

Rap

Rap (răp) noun [ Etymol. uncertain.] A lay or skein containing 120 yards of yarn. Knight.
Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/webster/R/11

Rap

Rap intransitive verb [ imperfect & past participle Rapped (răpt); present participle & verbal noun Rapping .] [ Akin to Swedish rappa to strike, rapp stroke, Danish rap , perhaps of imitative origin.] To strike...
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Rap

Rap transitive verb 1. To strike with a quick blow; to knock on. « With one great peal they rap the door.» Prior. 2. (Founding) To free (a pattern) in a mold by light blows on the pattern, so as to facilitate its removal.
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Rap

Rap noun A quick, smart blow; a knock.
Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/webster/R/11

Rap

Rap transitive verb [ imperfect & past participle Rapped (răpt), usually written Rapt ; present participle & verbal noun Rapping .] [ Middle English rapen ; akin to LG. & Dutch rapen to snatch, German raffen...
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Rap

Rap noun [ Perhaps contr. from raparee .] A popular name for any of the tokens that passed current for a half-penny in Ireland in the early part of the eighteenth century; any coin of trifling value. « Many counterfeits passed about under the name of raps Swift. �...
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rap

<oncogene> Oncogene related to ras. ... (18 Nov 1997) ...
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rap

hip-hop noun genre of African-American music of the 1980s and 1990s in which rhyming lyrics are chanted to a musical accompaniment; several forms of rap have emerged
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rap

noun a gentle blow
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rap

knock verb make light, repeated taps on a surface; `he was tapping his fingers on the table impatiently`
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Rap

• (v.) To hasten. • (v. t.) To strike with a quick blow; to knock on. • (v. t.) To free (a pattern) in a mold by light blows on the pattern, so as to facilitate its removal. • (n.) A quick, smart blow; a knock. • (v. i.) To strike with a quick, sharp blow; to knock; as, to rap on the door. • (v.) To seize and bear away...
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RAP

See: Regulatory accounting procedures
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RAP

Retained Access Power
Found on http://www3.sympatico.ca/dhaughey/j1930.htm
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