Pronunciation: (tä'pä), [key]
(esp. in Spain) a snack or appetizer, typically served with wine or beer.
Pronunciation: (tä'pu, tap'u), [key]
1. the bark of the paper mulberry.
2. Also called ta'pa cloth". a cloth of the Pacific islands made by pounding this or similar barks flat and thin, used for clothing and floor covering.
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