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before the 12th century, in the meaning defined above
Middle English erelappe, from Old English ēarlæppa, from ēar- (from ēare ear) + læppa lap
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“Earlap.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/earlap. Accessed 19 Aug. 2022.
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