tapir mouth ta·pir mouth (tā’pər)
Protrusion of the lips due to weakness of the oral muscle in certain forms of juvenile muscular dystrophy.
noun, plural tapis. 1. Obsolete. a carpet, tapestry, or other covering. Idioms 2. on the tapis, under consideration or discussion: A new housing development for that area is on the tapis. noun (pl) tapis 1. tapestry or carpeting, esp as formerly used to cover a table in a council chamber
noun, plural tapis verts [ta-pee ver] /ta pi ˈvɛr/ (Show IPA). French. 1. an unbroken expanse of lawn used as a major element of a landscape design.
noun 1. toe loop. noun, Skating. 1. a jump in which the skater takes off from the back outer edge of one skate, makes one full rotation in the air, and lands on the back outer edge of the same skate.
noun 1. the use of various light, quick chopping, slapping, or beating strokes on the body during massage. tapotement ta·pote·ment (tə-pōt’mənt, tä-pôt-mäɴ’) n. A striking with the side of the hand, usually with partly flexed fingers, used in massage.