a person or thing that laps liquid.
Origin of lapper1
verb (used without object) Scot. and North England.
to clabber; curdle.
Origin of lapper2
1805–15; Scots form of lopper2
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A countershaft complete with pulleys is attached to each Lapper.Illustrated Catalogue of Cotton Machinery
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