Lappeted
Lappet Lap"pet, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Lappeted}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Lappeting}.] To decorate with, or as with, a lappet. [R.] --Landor. [1913 Webster]

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  • lappeted — lap·pet·ed …   English syllables

  • lappeted — ˈlapə̇d.ə̇d adjective : having lappets used especially of headgear …   Useful english dictionary

  • lappet — lappeted, adj. /lap it/, n. 1. a small lap, flap, or loosely hanging part, esp. of a garment or headdress. See illus. under miter. 2. a projecting, lobelike structure in certain invertebrate animals. 3. Ornith. a wattle or other fleshy process on …   Universalium

  • Lappet — Lap pet, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Lappeted}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Lappeting}.] To decorate with, or as with, a lappet. [R.] Landor. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Lappeting — Lappet Lap pet, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Lappeted}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Lappeting}.] To decorate with, or as with, a lappet. [R.] Landor. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • lappet — [ lapɪt] noun 1》 a fold or hanging piece of flesh in some animals. 2》 a loose or overlapping part of a garment. 3》 (also lappet moth) a brownish moth, the caterpillars of which have fleshy lappets along each side of the body. [Gastropacha… …   English new terms dictionary

  • lappet — n. 1 a small flap or fold of a garment etc. 2 a hanging or loose piece of flesh, such as a lobe or wattle. Derivatives: lappeted adj. Etymology: LAP(1) + ET(1) …   Useful english dictionary

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