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n. Chiefly British and Scots
1. A soft bread roll that is often dusted with flour and eaten for breakfast.
2. baps Vulgar Slang A woman's breasts.

[Originally Scots, of unknown origin.]


(Cookery) Brit a large soft bread roll
[C16: of unknown origin]


or Bapt.,



ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Bap - a small loaf or roll of soft breadbap - a small loaf or roll of soft bread  
bread, breadstuff, staff of life - food made from dough of flour or meal and usually raised with yeast or baking powder and then baked
Scotland - one of the four countries that make up the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland; located on the northern part of the island of Great Britain; famous for bagpipes and plaids and kilts


[bæp] N (Brit) → bollo m pequeño de pan


[ˈbæp] n (British) (= bread roll) → petit pain m

bap (bun)

n (Brit) → weiches Brötchen
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Thomas, 44, of Pentre Coch, near Ruthin, claimed that dried blood shown in photographs of Mr Trussell's cut lip was actually brown sauce from the bap.
FCI is extremely pleased to have been awarded approval by BAP and is looking forward to assisting in the ongoing growth of the BAP standards into new species and geographies.
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He said: "The role will include chairing regular BAP meetings, championing and advocating arts and culture to wide range of stakeholders, contribute to BAP's vision, messages and projects, act as spokesman for BAP and provide counsel to BAP members.
BAP employs about 25 people in the Steamboat area, while Honey Stinger employs about 10.
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Freshly-made baps and packs of ready-to-cook breakfasts were handed out to showgoers at summer festivals and caravan parks.
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