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alap

(əˈlɑːp) or

alapa

n
(Music, other) a style of Indian vocal music without words
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Some of these measurements frequently used to assign priority to the tasks are TLevel (Top-Level), BLevel (Bottom-Level), SLevel (Static-Level), ALAP (As-Late-As-Possible), and the new proposed NOO (The-Number-Of-Offspring) [19].
The ALAP start-time of a node is a measure of how far the node's start-time can be delayed without increasing the overall schedule-length.
Such alaps are sung as the introduction to dapha hymns, the oldest Newar temple-music repertory, dating from the 17th century or earlier.