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Examples from the Web for waps
But just then I heerd a buzzin' sound, an' I reckoned there mun be a waps somewheer about.More Tales of the Ridings
- Wireless Application Protocol: a global application that enables mobile phone users to access the internet and other information services
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Word Origin and History for waps
"a hit, a blow," late 14c., probably of imitative origin. The verb (late 14c.) originally meant "to throw quickly or with violence," and in slang c.1560-1730 it meant "to copulate" (usually used in reference to women).
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