tappa

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Noun1.tappa - the thin fibrous bark of the paper mulberry and Pipturus albidustappa - the thin fibrous bark of the paper mulberry and Pipturus albidus
bark - tough protective covering of the woody stems and roots of trees and other woody plants
2.tappa - a paperlike cloth made in the South Pacific by pounding tapa bark
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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Toby turned, and saw the natives all in motion--the girls waving their tappas in adieu, and the men their spears.
He wore a Manilla hat and a sort of tappa morning gown, sufficiently loose and negligent to show the verse of a song tattooed upon his chest, and a variety of spirited cuts by native artists in other parts of his body.
Pouros Minos Charalambous Adonis Pegasiou Achilleas Tsangaris Kyriakos Kakouris Xenakis Xenofontos Charalambos Tappas.
On Monday, the head of pilots' union PASYPI, Charalambos Tappas, said the pilots would use their strike today to prepare some lawsuits against each and every member of the CY board of directors.
dipa / [delta][epsilon][pi][alpha][zeta], has the phonetic form of Anatolian tipas- / tappas but the semantics of its icon.
According to Chhattar, there are over 110 khaps and tappas (the smaller version of the khap) in Haryana alone.
Tappas are generally an exchange of questions and answers by the male and female gender characterising mischief and flirtatious overtures, sung and danced to upbeat rhythms during festivals.
One CD dedicated to Cocktail Night, done for the first time ever, features popular wedding songs, Boliyan and Tappas.
Junior attacker Mark Tappas had three goals and seven assists to help the host Guardians top the Mountaineers (1-6).
In Madrid you'll find a host of tappas bars and fabulous shopping centres, including Galerias del Prado, Madrid Fusion Centro de Moda and Mercado Puerta de Toledo.
After the presentation and other announcements, guests were treated to a full array of refreshments and five gourmet dinner selections including a Mediterranean Tappas Bar, "Let's go Latin", "Tuscany Grille", "Pasta Station" and "New England Grill.
According to PASYPI chairman Charalambos Tappas yesterday, the pilots plan to sue CY for continuing to cut 9.