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Tappan Zee
Tappan Zee Bridge
Tapped
tapped out
Tappen
tapper
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tappet wrench
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tappis
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Taprobane
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Tapping definitions

Webster's 1828 Dictionary

TAP'PING, ppr. Broaching; opening for the discharge of a fluid.
TAP'-ROOT, n. [tap and root.] The main root of a plant, which penetrates the earth directly downwards to a considerable depth.

WordNet (r) 3.0 (2005)

n
1: the sound of light blow or knock; "he heard the tapping of the man's cane"

Merriam Webster's

noun Date: 15th century the act, process, or means by which something is tapped

Webster's 1913 Dictionary

Tap Tap, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Tapped; p. pr. & vb. n. Tapping.] [F. taper to strike; of Teutonic origin; cf. dial. G. tapp, tapps, a blow, tappe a paw, fist, G. tappen to grope.] 1. To strike with a slight or gentle blow; to touch gently; to rap lightly; to pat; as, to tap one with the hand or a cane. 2. To put a new sole or heel on; as, to tap shoes.

Moby Thesaurus

aspiration, banging, blasting, bleeding, bloodletting, broaching, bursting, cracking, crashing, cupping, drafting, drainage, draining, drawing, emptying, exploding, explosive, flapping, knocking, milking, phlebotomy, pipetting, popping, pumping, rapping, siphoning, slapping, slatting, sucking, suction, venesection



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