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tapa

noun ta·pa \ ˈtä-pə , ˈta- \

Definition of tapa

: a coarse cloth made in the Pacific islands from the pounded bark especially of the paper mulberry and usually decorated with geometric patterns

Origin and Etymology of tapa

Marquesan & Tahitian


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tapa

noun

Definition of tapa

: an hors d'oeuvre served with drinks especially in Spanish bars usually used in plural

Origin and Etymology of tapa

Spanish, literally, cover, lid, probably of Germanic origin; akin to Old English tæppa tap


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