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neap

(niːp)
adj
(Physical Geography) of, relating to, or constituting a neap tide
n
(Physical Geography) short for neap tide
[Old English, as in nēpflōd neap tide, of uncertain origin]

neap

(nip)

adj.
1. designating those tides, midway between spring tides, that attain the least height.
n.
2. neap tide.
[before 900; Middle English neep, Old English nēp-, in nēpflōd neap tide]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.neap - a less than average tide occurring at the first and third quarters of the moonneap - a less than average tide occurring at the first and third quarters of the moon
high tide, high water, highwater - the tide when the water is highest
Translations

neap

[niːp] N (also neap tide) → marea f muerta

neap

[ˈniːp] n (also neaptide) → mortes-eaux fpl

neap

n (also neap-tide)Nippflut f, → Nippzeit f, → Nipptide f (N Ger)

neap

[niːp] n (also neap tide) → marea di quadratura
References in classic literature ?
A sea-bred boy would not have stayed a day on Earraid; which is only what they call a tidal islet, and except in the bottom of the neaps, can be entered and left twice in every twenty-four hours, either dry-shod, or at the most by wading.
In order to stop virus circulation in 2018, the government has refined the NEAP from last year.
El Ministerio Publico decreto el NEAP en marzo de 2016 y lo ratifico al mes siguiente.
Continued strong leadership by the Prime Minister's Task Force for Polio Eradication, and by EOCs at provincial and national levels, is needed to fully implement and monitor the aims in the 2017 NEAP in all districts (4).
Recently the Government of Pakistan in coordination with polio partners has fine-tuned and optimized the NEAP for the current low transmission season and developed a national consensus for its uniform implementation.
In our study, the fact that the association between both PRAL and NEAP scores and the risk of incident type 2 diabetes persisted after adjustment for dietary patterns, meat consumption and intake of fruit, vegetables, coffee and sweetened beverages suggests that dietary acids may play a specific role in promoting the development of type 2 diabetes, irrespective of the foods or drinks that provide the acidic or alkaline components," they added.
As part of the NEAP, two LHWs are mandatorily assisted by one policeman.
NEAP itself suggested that differences between the 2010 scores and those of 1998 were "not statistically significant.
We are on neap tides at the moment and there was enough space for the animal to remain there safely overnight," said coastguard Dave Millar.
Profundizando en estas relaciones, se encuentra que las exigencias psicologicas cuantitativas se relacionan positivamente con el NEAP (r=.
Yesterday: Lady Martine, Moerdijk; Norsky, Europoort; Norqueen, Zeebrugge; Don 3, Dunkirk; Clipper Loyalty, Tarragona; Christine Y, Amsterdam; Wilson Aviles, Neap House; Clonlee, Rotterdam; Komet III, Grangemouth.