tap

1. a tool for forming an internal screw thread. It consists of a hardened tool-steel male screw grooved longitudinally so as to have cutting edges. 2. a hole or opening in a line or vessel into which a gauge or valve may be inserted and screwed tight. v.1. to form a female thread by means of a tap. 2. extract or cause to flow by means of a borehole, e.g., to tape a reservoir. ...

TAP

either - Transferred Account Procedure, a billing record format used by GSM carriers to account for roaming users. A billing record format used by GSM carriers to exchange information about the activities of roamers. Developed by the GSM Association. The latest version, TAP3, supports billing of GPRS roamers or Telocator Alphanumeric Protocol, a simple protocol for transmitting paging messages from PCs and other simple devices - and also for MT (mobile terminated) SMS and CMT messages. Standard protocol for simple alphanumeric input to paging systems, one way. The Telocator standards body is now PCIA (Personal Communications Industry Association). ...

TAP

Telocator Alphanumeric Protocol, .

TAP

Telelocator Alphanumeric Protocol

TAP

acronym: Transboundary Air Pollution (project)
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tap

[n] - a small metal plate that attaches to the toe or heel of a shoe (as in tap dancing) 2. [n] - a tool for cutting female (internal) screw threads 3. [n] - a plug for a bunghole in a cask 4. [n] - a light touch or stroke 5. [v] - furnish with a tap or spout, so as to be able to draw liquid from it 6. [v] - draw from or ...
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Tap

A connection in a coil of a transformer.
Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/20447

TAP

Scooter-based carrier series, Vespa [FR]
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TAP

Tradeshow Access Programme
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TAP

Tarification À la Pathologie
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TAP

The American Psychoanalyst [periodical, périodique]
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TAP

Toxicology and Applied Pharmacology [periodical, périodique]
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Tap

Tap transitive verb [ imperfect & past participle Tapped ; present participle & verbal noun Tapping .] [ French taper to strike; of Teutonic origin; confer dial. German tapp , tapps , a blow, tappe a paw, fis...
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Tap

Tap noun [ Confer French tape . See Tap to strike.] 1. A gentle or slight blow; a light rap; a pat. Addison. 2. A piece of leather fastened upon the bottom of a boot or shoe in repairing or renewing the sole or heel. 3. plural (Mil.) A sign...
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Tap

Tap intransitive verb To strike a gentle blow.
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tap

1. A hole or pipe through which liquor is drawn. ... 2. A plug or spile for stopping a hole pierced in a cask, or the like; a faucet. ... 3. Liquor drawn through a tap; hence, a certain kind or quality of liquor; as, a liquor of the same tap. ... 4. A place where liquor is drawn for drinking; a taproom; a bar. ... 5. <mechanics> A tool for fo...
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tap

pat noun a light touch or stroke
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tap

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

(tap) a quick, light blow. to drain off fluid by paracentesis. spinal tap lumbar puncture.
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Tap

• (n.) A plug or spile for stopping a hole pierced in a cask, or the like; a faucet. • (n.) A place where liquor is drawn for drinking; a taproom; a bar. • (n.) A gentle or slight blow; a light rap; a pat. • (v. t.) To form an internal screw in (anything) by means of a tool called a tap; as, to tap a nut. • (v. t.) To pierc...
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tap

(from the article `phonetics`) A tap is produced if one articulator is thrown against another, as when the loosely held tongue tip makes a single tap against the upper teeth or the ...
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TAP

Transmission Adaptive Pressure
Found on http://www3.sympatico.ca/dhaughey/j1930.htm

tap

to be tapped is to be chosen for a specific chaw
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Tap

Referring to either threading of a hole or to the port in a chamber designed to take pressure measurements.
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Tap

(v) To cut threads in a hole with a rotating tool called a 'tap', having threads on it and fluted to give cutting edges.
Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/21038
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