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Noun
One circuit of a track during a race
“No fully rational man would try to pass there, particularly on the final lap of the final race of the season.”
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The flat area between the waist and knees of a seated person
“Evan was seated on her lap using his fingers to eat.”
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One circuit of a racecourse or track
“The last lap of the race.”
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A fold or pleat
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The part of the human body between the legs where they join the torso
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A stroke or touch with one's tongue
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A circular motion, or a circle described by a moving body
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Any projection or division, especially one of a somewhat rounded form
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A thin, flat piece of cloth, paper, metal, etc. that is hinged or attached on one side only and covers an opening or hangs down from something
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A volution, or turn, of the spire of a univalve shell
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The route or direction followed by a ship, aircraft, road, or river
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(of water) A soft, burbling sound
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Responsibility for the care or control of someone or something
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The enclosing boundary of a curved geometric figure, especially a circle
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Verb
To flow in a stream
“To the west, the indigo-blue waters of Pamlico Sound lap grassy marshes thick with egrets and blue herons.”
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To cover or wrap around tightly or closely
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“The dead woman rose for a moment of agony while she was lapped in the flame, and her bitter scream of pain was drowned in the thundercrash.”
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To overtake a straggler in a race by completing one more whole lap than the straggler
“Of the others, one runner miscounted his circuits and ran one lap too few, and the other gave up after being lapped by all four Harriers competitors.”
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To take (liquid) into the mouth with the tongue
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“Unlike most dogs, she doesn't use her tongue to lap up the liquid.”
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To create or form a layer over
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To stroke or touch with one's tongue
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To move like the undulating surface of a body of water
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To create or form a layer over
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To move all the way around (someone or something), especially more than once
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Move or cause to move in a spiral or curved course
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To fold something over
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