weaving into which an embroidered pattern produced by additional warp threads has been introduced with the aid of a lappet.
[lap] /læp/ verb (used with object), lapped, lapping. 1. to fold over or around something; wrap or wind around something: to lap a bandage around one’s finger. 2. to enwrap in something; wrap up; clothe. 3. to envelop or enfold: lapped in luxury. 4. to lay (something) partly over something underneath; lay (things) together, one […]
[lap-ish] /ˈlæp ɪʃ/ noun 1. (def 2). adjective 2. Also, Lappic. of, relating to, or characteristic of or the . /ˈlæpɪʃ/ adjective 1. of or relating to the Lapps, a nomadic people living chiefly in N Scandinavia and the Kola Peninsula of Russia, or their language noun 2. the language of this people, belonging to […]
- Lap pool
noun a swimming pool designed for doing laps
noun 1. a blanket, fur covering, or the like, used to cover one’s lap or legs, as when sitting outdoors or riding in an open vehicle.