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n., v., sapped, sap•ping.


n.
1. the juice or vital circulating fluid of a plant, esp. of a woody plant.
2. any vital body fluid.
3. energy; vitality.
4. sapwood.
5. Slang.a fool; dupe.
6. Metall.soft metal at the core of a bar of blister steel.

v.t.
to drain the sap from.

sap



Pronunciation: (sap), Strict Standards: Non-static method FenSites::linkTo() should not be called statically in /site/html/dictionary/sap.html on line 120 [key]
n., v., sapped, sap•ping.


n.
Fort.a deep, narrow trench constructed so as to form an approach to a besieged place or an enemy's position.

v.t.
1. Fort.
a. to approach (a besieged place or an enemy position) by means of deep, narrow trenches protected by gabions or parapets.
b. to dig such trenches in (ground).
2. to undermine; weaken or destroy insidiously.

v.i.
Fort.to dig a sap.

Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.

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  • Strict Standards: Non-static method FenSites::linkTo() should not be called statically in /site/html/dictionary/sap.html on line 191 sap (Encyclopedia)

 

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