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Definition of the noun tarp

What does tarp mean as a name of something?

noun - plural: tarps

  1. waterproofed canvas
    • example: My father, in his infinite wisdom, has forgotten to bring the tarp again.
    • lexical domain: Artifacts - nouns denoting man-made objects
    • synonym of tarp: tarpaulin
    • more generic words: canvas / canvass = a heavy, closely woven fabric

Alternative definition of the noun tarp


  1. Short form of tarpaulin.

Definition of the verb tarp

What does tarp mean as a doing word?


  1. To cover something with a tarpaulin.


TARP is a gene.

  • also known as T cell receptor gamma alternate reading frame protein, T-cell receptor gamma-chain constant region, T cell receptor gamma chain

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Google previewLightweight Backpacking and Camping (2013)

by Ryan Jordan, George Cole, Carol Crooker, Alan Dixon, Rick Dreher, Lee Van Horn, David Schultz, Stephanie Jordan, Alison Simon, Bill Thorneloe, Ellen Zaslaw

A tarp is a flat piece of fabric with grommets or loops at the corners and at intervals along the sides. Sometimes, there are one or more loops down the center as well. Some tarps are square, but most are rectangles. Sizes vary, with a generally ...

Google previewThe Everything Kids' Baseball Book (2006)

Today's Superstars, Great Teams, Legends--and Tips on Playing Like a Pro by Greg Jacobs

Tarp: The tarp is what the grounds crew covers the field with while the teams, umpires, and fans wait for the rain to stop so they can continue the game. The tarp is a giant piece of plastic that usually just covers the infield. Triple play: A triple ...

Google previewThe Magazine of American History with Notes and Queries (1877)

by John Austin Stevens, Benjamin Franklin DeCosta, Henry Phelps Johnston, Martha Joanna Lamb, Nathan Gillett Pond

As the [tarp is an instrument composed ofgreat and small strings, included in a ...

Google previewWhere in the Hell is Sourdough (2015)

Tales of Mischief, Males, and Mayhem by Josef Chmielowski

We strung a line between two trees and draped a blue plastic tarp over it (the blue tarp is a very precious commodity and is almost as indispensable to Alaskans as duct tape). This blue tarp was ...

Google previewThe Nuts and Bolts of Implantable Device Therapy (2016)

Pacemakers by Tom Kenny

TARP is not directly programmable, but clinicians can indirectly program it by changing the PVARP and/or the sensed AV delay interval. TARP is the point at which the pacemaker will exhibit 2:1 block. For example, a dual-chamber pacemaker ...

Google previewKaplan's Cardiac Anesthesia (2011)

Expert Consult Premium by Joel A. Kaplan, David L. Reich, Steven N. Konstadt

Total Atrial Refractory Period (TARP) Present only in dualchamber pacing devices, the TARP refers to the sum of the postventricular atrial refractory period ( PVARP) and the atrioventricular delay, and it determines the point at which the pacing ...

Google previewClinical Cardiac Pacing, Defibrillation and Resynchronization Therapy E-Book (2016)

by Kenneth A. Ellenbogen, Bruce L. Wilkoff, G. Neal Kay, Chu Pak Lau, Angelo Auricchio

The TARP is the sum of the AVI and the PVARP. The PVARP plays a crucial role in dual-chamber pacing and should be programmed appropriately. Too short a PVARP may cause a retrograde P wave to be sensed beyond the PVARP, which ...

Google previewThe Encyclopedia of Money (2009)

by Larry Allen

Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner announces an overhaul of the Troubled Asset Relief Program (TARP) at the Treasury Department in Washington, D.C. on February 10, 2009. (Shawn Thew/epa/Corbis). Troubled Asset Relief Program ...

Google previewThe Complete Outdoors Encyclopedia (2000)

by Vin T. Sparano

TARP. SHELTERS. IF YOU'RE STUCK in a snowstorm with huge drifts, you. Space Emergency bag is made from durable and lightweight metalized polyester film. Folded, the bag measures 2x3 inches and weighs 3 ounces. is the question ...

Google previewPresidential Campaigns, Slogans, Issues, and Platforms: The Complete Encyclopedia, 2nd Edition [3 volumes] (2012)

The Complete Encyclopedia by Robert North Roberts, Scott John Hammond, Valerie A. Sulfaro

The Troubled Asset Relief Program (TARP), often referred to as the Wall Street bailout, was an effort to shore up major American banks and investment firms in the wake of a financial crisis caused in large part by risky bank investments in ...

Google previewDictionary Visions, Research and Practice (2007)

Selected papers from the 12th International Symposium on Lexicography, Copenhagen 2004 by Henrik Gottlieb, Jens Erik Mogensen

Wiegand viele Iahre nach der ersten Beschreibung dieser Zusam— menhänge (Tarp 1992) eine konkurrierende Theorie vorgestellt hat (Wiegand 2001), in der er dieselben ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Contemporary American Social Issues [4 volumes] (2010)

by Michael Shally-Jensen

EESA established the Troubled Assets Relief Program (TARP)—the bailout program. The program authorized the secretary of the Treasury, in consultation with the chairman of the Federal Reserve, to purchase up to $700 billion in “ troubled ...

Google previewInternational Encyclopedia of Political Science (2011)

by Bertrand Badie, Dirk Berg-Schlosser, Leonardo Morlino

Finn Tarp University of Copenhagen Copenhagen, Denmark See also Accountability; Bilateralism; Case Studies; Conditionality; Cost–Benefit Analysis; Hypothesis Testing; Interaction Effects; International Organizations; Modernization Theory; ...

Google previewThe American Economy: A Historical Encyclopedia, 2nd Edition [2 volumes] (2011)

A Historical Encyclopedia by Cynthia L. Clark

Priorities for Remaining TARP Funds We have evaluated options for most effectively deploying the remaining TARP funds, and have identified three critical priorities. First, we must continue to reinforce the stability of the financial system, ...

Google previewHistorical Dictionary of the Barack Obama Administration (2014)

by Michael J. Pomante II, Scot Schraufnagel

TROUBLED ASSET RELIEF PROGRAM (TARP). A program signed into law by President George W. Bush in October 2008 which allowed the U.S. government to purchase assets and equity from financial institutions in an effort to strengthen ...

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Small photo of Coorg, India - October 29, 2013: Dubare Elephant Camp. Adult man sits against his dirt hut with straw and blue tarp roof. Holds short club in hand. Green forest background.Small photo of Close up of an outdoor stray black and white cat sleeping on top of a green tarp and basking in the warm sun in Croatia.Small photo of Young Girl Splashing Water and Bubbles Suds While Sliding Down Blue Plastic Tarp WaterslideSmall photo of CHARLOTTESVILLE, VA–October 25, 2017: The tarp shrouded statue of Stonewall Jackson in a Charlottesville park where Civil War statues have become a point of contention.Small photo of Criss crossing tie downs over gray textured tarpaulin securing a load of building materials; close up detail. Nice industrial supply background abstract using lines and tarp texture.Small photo of A blue tarp and a football net is connected by means of a plastic long collarSmall photo of a fishing boat stored away, covered with a blue tarp in a suburban yard under a tree More...

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People forget... that we structured it so that the government, or the people, would be repaid with a really good rate of return. And as it turns out, that aspect of TARP, that's what happened. (George W. Bush)
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Scrabble value of T1A1R1P3

The value of this 4-letter word is 6 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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