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English Dictionary: neap by the DICT Development Group
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From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) [wn]:
neap
n
  1. a less than average tide occurring at the first and third quarters of the moon
    Synonym(s): neap tide, neap
    Antonym(s): springtide
From Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913) [web1913]:
   Neap \Neap\, n.
      A neap tide.
  
               High springs and dead neaps.                  --Harkwill.

From Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913) [web1913]:
   Neap \Neap\, n. [Cf. {Neb}, {Nape}.]
      The tongue or pole of a cart or other vehicle drawn by two
      animals. [U.S.]

From Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913) [web1913]:
   Neap \Neap\, a. [As. n[emac]pfl[omac]d neap flood; cf. hnipian
      to bend, incline.]
      Low.
  
      {Neap tides}, the lowest tides of the lunar month, which
            occur in the second and fourth quarters of the moon; --
            opposed to {spring tides}.
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