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lapper

1
[lap-er]
noun
  1. a person or thing that laps liquid.
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Origin of lapper

1
First recorded in 1600–10; lap3 + -er1

lapper

2
[lap-er]
verb (used without object) Scot. and North England.
  1. to clabber; curdle.
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Origin of lapper

2
1805–15; Scots form of lopper2
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Examples from the Web for lapper

Historical Examples of lapper

  • A countershaft complete with pulleys is attached to each Lapper.

    Illustrated Catalogue of Cotton Machinery

    Howard & Bullough American Machine Company, Ltd.