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  1. Laps

    Laps is a commune in the Puy-de-Dôme department in Auvergne in central France.

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  1. laps

    The remaining part of the ends of carlings, &c., which are to bear a great weight or pressure; such, for instance, as the capstan-step.

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  1. LAPS

    What does LAPS stand for? -- Explore the various meanings for the LAPS acronym on the Abbreviations.com website.

Anagrams for laps »

  1. alps , Alps, pals, salp, slap, SPLA

  2. Alps

  3. Pals

  4. Salp

  5. Slap

  6. SPLA

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  1. Alex
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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of laps in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of laps in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

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  1. Herschel McGriff Sr.:

    NASCAR, they want to make sure — you know, 90 years old, a lot of them are in a wheelchair or pushing carts around and walkers, that kind of thing, they don’t quite understand my abilities, I guess. Since I hadn’t driven for over three years, they sent a guy out here [from Charlotte] to test me. I had to run 50 laps on the track. I borrowed my son’s car to do it in. Then they had to have a letter from my cardiologist to make sure that my ticker was good and so my cardiologist, he put me through the whole thing.

  2. Greg Stucker:

    At about 24-25 laps, the tires blistered and split and cords came out. chicago caught us a little bit. We have to go back and look at that.

  3. Paddy Lowe:

    It's the first time we'll see the supersoft compound used at this track... and that will likely create a more extreme example of what we saw in Bahrain, where the best qualifying tire is unlikely to be a great race tire, every team is bound to want to qualify on the supersoft, but if it grains( wears) in the race, we could see cars stopping in the first five laps.

  4. Mary Arnold:

    Watch runners approach and pick a celebrity he or she looks like, one morning, I was convinced the guy running laps around the Central Park Reservoir looked exactly like Ashton Kutcher. Turns out, it was!

  5. Mercedes Motorsport head Toto Wolff:

    We are not happy with the performance today, we couldn’t get the tyre to work the way we wanted on the one-lap performance or the long runs either, we some spectacular laps from the Red Bulls so we just need to get our heads together and assess what happened.

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