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nappe

noun \ˈnap\

Definition of NAPPE

1
:  sheet 6
2
:  a large mass of rock thrust over other rocks
3
:  one of the two sheets that lie on opposite sides of the vertex and together make up a cone

Origin of NAPPE

French, tablecloth, sheet, nappe, from Old French nape — more at napkin
First Known Use: 1904

Rhymes with NAPPE

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