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tap·per

 (tăp′ər)
n.
One that taps.

tapper

(ˈtæpə)
n
1. a person who taps
2. (Tools) a tool or instrument that taps
3. dialect Northern English an unstable and violent person
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.tapper - a tavern keeper who taps kegs or caskstapper - a tavern keeper who taps kegs or casks
publican, tavern keeper - the keeper of a public house
2.tapper - a person who strikes a surface lightly and usually repeatedly; "finger tappers irritated her"
individual, mortal, person, somebody, someone, soul - a human being; "there was too much for one person to do"
3.tapper - a worker who uses a tap to cut screw threads
worker - a person who works at a specific occupation; "he is a good worker"
4.tapper - someone who wiretaps a telephone or telegraph wire
eavesdropper - a secret listener to private conversations
5.tapper - a dancer who sounds out rhythms by using metal taps on the toes and heels of the shoestapper - a dancer who sounds out rhythms by using metal taps on the toes and heels of the shoes
dancer, professional dancer, terpsichorean - a performer who dances professionally
Translations

tapper

[ˈtæpəʳ] N (Elec, Telec) → manipulador m
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We were surprised to find that one population of neurons within a single brain region could actually control physical nicotine withdrawal behaviours," said lead researcher Dr Andrew Tapper, from the University of Massachusetts Medical School in Boston, in the United States.