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ˈtæp ɪttap·pet

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. tappetnoun

    a lever that is moved in order to tap something else

Wiktionary

  1. tappetnoun

    A lever or projection which is moved by some other piece, as a cam, or intended to tap or touch something else, in order to produce change or regulate motion.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Tappetnoun

    a lever or projection moved by some other piece, as a cam, or intended to tap or touch something else, with a view to produce change or regulate motion

Freebase

  1. Tappet

    A tappet is a projection which imparts a linear motion to some other component within a mechanism.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Tappet

    tap′et, n. (Spens.) tapestry.

  2. Tappet

    tap′et, n. a projecting arm, lever, &c. from any moving part of a machine supplying intermittent motion to some other part.—ns. Tapp′et-loom, -mo′tion, -ring, -rod, &c.

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of tappet in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of tappet in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

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