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Variant of rep1.


(Textiles) a variant spelling of rep1


or repp


a horizontally ribbed fabric of wool, silk, rayon, or cotton.
[1855–60; < French reps, perhaps < E ribs (see rib1)]



n. Informal.
1. a repertory theater or company.
2. a representative, esp. a sales representative.
3. reputation.
[by shortening]


1. Representative.
2. Republic.
3. Republican.


1. repair.
2. repeat.
3. report.
4. reporter.
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Noun1.repp - a fabric with prominent rounded crosswise ribs
cloth, fabric, textile, material - artifact made by weaving or felting or knitting or crocheting natural or synthetic fibers; "the fabric in the curtains was light and semitransparent"; "woven cloth originated in Mesopotamia around 5000 BC"; "she measured off enough material for a dress"
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Repp did not expound on the reasons why the decision was made in her paragraph-long submission.
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REPP chief executive John Philbin believes the SevenThree system will enable REPP to have a single, complete view of all its customers.
The system SevenThree has designed and implemented for REPP will allow them to take full advantage of their data, linking in with existing systems and helping them discover more than they ever could before about their customers.
The gravel will keep the steel pipe from sinking, even if underlying permafrost melts, Repp said.
Repp said he has been given help by a "pro se" office in federal court, which assists people who are representing themselves in filling out the required paperwork.
This cooperation is intended to provide REPP participants with additional options for financing and insurance and to help identify new clean energy projects in Sub-Saharan that advance OPICs Power Africa goals and commitment to supporting clean and renewable energy projects, said Lynn Tabernacki, Managing Director of OPICs Renewable and Clean Energy Programs.
Named after a Bob Dylan song, raised in Indiana, but resident in Portland for 16 years, Repp is, with boyfriend Joe Haege, the band's main writer.