noun Usually tapas.
Origin of tapa1
Definition for tapa (2 of 2)
Origin of tapa2
Examples from the Web for tapa
Adib Khan, the principal of Ghulam Nabi Charkhi school in Tapa e Nader Khan, gives his own wages to keep his school going.
Tapa is not made at Graciosa Bay, but inland; it is often painted in simple but effective geometrical designs.
There is nothing in the texture or manufacture of tapa to prevent its being ornamented with intricate and involved patterns.Evolution in Art|Alfred C. Haddon
The cloth produced is soft and pliable, but is not of the fineness of tapa, and it is always in comparatively narrow pieces.The Tinguian|Fay-Cooper Cole
The bark was well soaked in the water all the days of the process of tapa making.Legends of Ma-ui--a demi god of Polynesia, and of his mother Hina|W. D. Westervelt
The dress of the men consists of a narrow belt of bark and a strip of tapa worn between the legs.