lap

  1. the upper side of the thighs of a seated person
  2. an area of control or responsibility
  3. the part of a piece of clothing that covers the thighs
  4. movement once around a course
  5. touching with the tongue

LAP

Link Access Protocol, typically designation of the link layer protocol in a LAN, WAN, or mobile network.

LAP

Linux Application Platform

lap

A general term used to designate wide sheets of loosely matted cotton, formed on such textile machines as the BREAKER PICKER, FINISHER PICKER, RIBBON LAPPER, and SLIVER LAPPER.

lap

[n] - an area of control or responsibility 2. [n] - the upper side of the thighs of a seated person 3. [n] - the part of a piece of clothing that covers the thighs 4. [n] - a flap that lies over another part 5. [n] - movement once around a course 6. [v] - lie partly over or alongside of something or of one another 7. [v]
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Lap

A tool made of soft metal and charged with fine abrasives for precision finishing of metal surfaces.
Found on http://www.diracdelta.co.uk/science/source/l/a/lap/source.html

LAP

Local Area Plan
Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/20793

Lap

Slight overlapping of two printed colours to ensure there is no fault in registration. More commonly referred to as Trap, Trapping.
Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/20829

LAP

Link Access Protocol.
Found on http://www.flowmeterdirectory.com/flowmeter_technical_glossary/flowmeter_te

Lap

A thick sheet of fibres.
Found on http://www.weaverstriangle.co.uk/history/glossary/index.htm

Lap

To extend one material partially over another; also, the distance so extended.
Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/20933

Lap

Lap noun [ Middle English lappe , Anglo-Saxon læppa ; akin to Dutch lap patch, piece, German lappen , Old High German lappa , Danish lap , Swedish lapp .] 1. The loose part of a coat; the lower part of a garment that plays loosely; a skirt; a...
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Lap

Lap transitive verb [ imperfect & past participle Lapped ; present participle & verbal noun Lapping .] 1. To rest or recline in a lap, or as in a lap. « To lap his head on lady's breast.» Praed. 2...
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Lap

Lap intransitive verb To be turned or folded; to lie partly upon or by the side of something, or of one another; as, the cloth laps back; the boats lap ; the edges lap . « The upper wings are opacous; at their hinder ends, where they lap over, transparent, like the wi...
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lap

1. The loose part of a coat; the lower part of a garment that plays loosely; a skirt; an apron. ... 2. An edge; a border; a hem, as of cloth. 'If he cuts off but a lap of truth's garment, his heart smites him.' (Fuller) ... 3. The part of the clothing that lies on the knees or thighs when one sits down; that part of the person thus covered; figurat...
Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/20973

lap

overlap noun a flap that lies over another part; `the lap of the shingles should be at least ten inches`
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lap

noun the part of a piece of clothing that covers the thighs; `his lap was covered with food stains`
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Lap

• (n.) To wrap or wind around something. • (v. i.) To take up drink or food with the tongue; to drink or feed by licking up something. • (v. i.) To be turned or folded; to lie partly upon or by the side of something, or of one another; as, the cloth laps back; the boats lap; the edges lap. • (n.) The sound of lapping. • (n....
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lap

(from the article `metallurgy`) ...the metal; these often consist of nonmetallic inclusions such as oxides or sulfides that are trapped in the metal during refining. Such inclusions ...
Found on http://www.britannica.com/eb/a-z/l/15

Lap

A joint of two pieces lapping over one another.
Found on http://www.artisansofthevalley.com/comm_gloss3.html

Lap

- To cover the surface of one shingle or roll with another.
Found on http://www.homebuildingmanual.com/Glossary.htm

Lap

   To cover the surface of one shingles or roll with another.
Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/21074

lap

To extend one material partially over another; the distance so extended.
Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/21074

Lap

a sheet of fibres or fabric wrapped around a core.
Found on http://www.textilesintelligence.com/glo/index.cfm?SECTION=L

lap

an informal unit of distance used in athletic competitions. In athletics ('track'), a lap is the length of one trip around a running track. This may vary from track to track, but at the level of serious competition most tracks have a standard length. In English speaking countries this was formerly 1/4 mile (1320 feet or 402.336 meters). Tracks used...
Found on http://www.unc.edu/~rowlett/units/dictL.html
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