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tapis

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noun tap·is \ˈta-ˌpē, ta-ˈpē\

Definition of tapis

archaic

  1. :  a small tapestry used for hangings and floor and table coverings

on the tapis

  1. :  under consideration



Origin and Etymology of tapis

Anglo-French — more at tapestry


First Known Use: 15th century


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