Definition of Attap

1. a nipa palm [n -S]



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Attap

attainment
attainment area
attainments
attainor
attains
attaint
attainted
attainting
attaints
attainture
attaintures
attakolite
attal
attame
attamed
attap (current term)
attaps
attapulgite
attapulgites
attar
attar of rose
attar of roses
attars
attask
attasked
attasking
attasks
attaskt
attaste
attasted

Literary usage of Attap

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1. The Pearl of Asia: Reminiscences of the Court of a Supreme Monarch; Or, Five by Jacob T. Child (1892)
"The attap comprises both genders in the same tree and at times is full of sap which the natives obtain by tapping the tree similar to the way the maple is ..."

2. A Descriptive Dictionary of British Malaya by Nicholas Belfield Dennys (1894)
"Other substances, such as lalang grass and cocoanut leaves, are sometimes used, though much inferior in lasting qualities, and are then spoken of as " attap ..."

3. The Classical Journal (1812)
"When Paris advanced in front of the Trojans, and approached the Grecian chiefs, the poet says of him 'attap a Sou^e S-ju> •x.tM^uly.eva. ..."

4. An Anecdotal History of Old Times in Singapore, from the Foundation of the by Charles Burton Buckley (1902)
"Exertions were used as soon as possible to suppress it, but the wind being very high at the time, and the attap and wooden houses amongst which it ..."

5. The Golden Chersonese and the Way Thither by Isabella Lucy Bird (1883)
"Above this is a large wooden bungalow with an attap roof, which is the British Residency. There was no air, and the British ..."

6. Proceedings by Royal Geographical Society (Great Britain), Norton Shaw, Francis Galton, William Spottiswoode, Clements Robert Markham, Henry Walter Bates, John Scott Keltie (1888)
"The above-mentioned attap is used as material for roofing, and if well and ... In a small adjacent room, constructed of attap, we find the kitchen, ..."

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