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Definition of the noun frap

What does frap mean as a name of something?

noun

  1. [informal] frappuccino

Definition of the verb frap

What does frap mean as a doing word?

verb - inflections: frapped, frapping

  1. make secure by lashing
    • example: frap a sail
    • lexical domain: Contact - verbs of touching, hitting, tying, digging
    • more generic word: lash = bind with a rope, chain, or cord
  2. take up the slack of
    • example: frap a rope
    • lexical domain: Change - verbs of size, temperature change, intensifying, etc.
    • more generic words: fasten / tighten = make tight or tighter

Alternative definition of the verb frap

verb

  1. [nautical] To draw together tightly.

Explanation

  1. The FRAP was a Chilean left-wing coalition of parties from 1956 to 1969. It presented twice a common candidate, Salvador Allende, for the 1958 and the 1964 presidential elections. Succeeding to the FRENAP formed the preceding year, the FRAP itself was succeeded by the Popular Unity coalition.
  2. Frap a.k.a. FK506 binding protein 12-rapamycin associated protein 1 is a gene.
    • also known as rapamycin associated protein FRAP2, FKBP-rapamycin associated protein, FK506 binding protein 12-rapamycin associated protein 2, FKBP12-rapamycin complex-associated protein 1, dJ576K7.1 (FK506 binding protein 12-rapamycin associated protein 1), rapamycin target protein

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Google previewReport & Transactions (1898)

by Devonshire Association for the Advancement of Science, Literature and Art

" Frap is an old word meaning to bind tightly, but appears to have been chiefly used in literature as a nautical term. It also means to brace up a drum. Moreover, though written frop, it seems to have been pronounced frape. The correct ...

Google previewReport and Transactions of the Devonshire Association for the Advancement of Science, Literature, and Art. ... (1898)

by Devonshire Association for the Advancement of Science, Literature and Art

Frap is an old word meaning to bind tightly, but appears to have been chiefly used in literature as a nautical term. It also means to brace up a drum. Moreover, though written frop, it seems to have been pronounced frape. The correct ...

Google previewFluorescence Applications in Biotechnology and Life Sciences (2009)

by Ewa M. Goldys

FRAP is a good technique for looking at properties such as molecular size and degree of immobilization of macromolecules. Figure 9.7a shows an experiment examining control and parasite-infected erythrocytes in which a host membrane ...

Google previewMuscadine Health

FRAP is the Ferric Reducing Ability of Plasma assay. TEAC is the Trolox Equivalent Antioxidant Capacity assay. It is important for the consumer to realize that these are simply estimations of antioxidant potential as it can be demonstrated in the ...

Google previewDendritic spines: from shape to function (2016)

by Nicolas Heck, Ruth Benavides-Piccione

CONCLUSIONS FRAP is a fast and easy technique to use but - especially in dendritic spines—there are aspects that need to be considered in its application and analysis. The bleaching laser pulse may have its own effect of increasing spine ...

Google previewBiophysical Chemistry (2002)

Membranes and Proteins by Richard H. Templer, Robin Leatherbarrow

Since FRAP is an optical technique it has limited spatial resolution. Thus, we require a regular membrane geometry for quantitative measurements. We use a one-dimensional FRAP technique which exploits the cylindrical geometry of the ...

Google previewEMC 2008 (2008)

Vol 3: Life Science by Anke Aretz, Benita Hermanns-Sachweh, Joachim Mayer

This very feature makes them a convenient tool for fluorescence recovery after photobleaching (FRAP) experiments. FRAP is a fluorescence ...

Google previewMethods of the Physics of Porous Media (1999)

FRAP is a method of measuring the diffusion coefficient of fluorescent molecules in reasonably transparent media, and hence its use has been limited primarily to studies of the movement of macromolecules or particles in polymers, polymer ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Surface and Colloid Science (2006)

by P. Somasundaran

and fluorescent recovery after photobleaching (FRAP) include high sensitivity and selectivity, as well as the possibility of in situ and, in certain ...

Google previewThe Century Dictionary: The Century dictionary (1911)

frap (£ v; pret, and pp.frapped, ppr:frapping. [In def.

Google previewAmerican History and Encyclopedia of Music (1910)

by William Lines Hubbard

frappe (frap) Fr. n. A particular manner of striking notes or beating time with ...

Google previewThe Dictionary of Contemporary Politics of South America (2015)

by Phil Gunson, Andrew Thompson, Greg Chamberlain

Both PSP and the PSCh later joined the Popular Action Front (FRAP) and in 1957 they merged again as the Socialist Party of Chile. At its 1967 Chillán congress the party officially declared itself Marxist-Leninist and for the first time entertained ...

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Scrabble value of F4R1A1P3

The value of this 4-letter word is 9 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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