lappet

Definitions of lappet
  1. noun
    a small lap on a garment or headdress
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    type of:
    lap, overlap
    a flap that lies over another part
  2. noun
    a fleshy wrinkled and often brightly colored fold of skin hanging from the neck or throat of certain birds (chickens and turkeys) or lizards
    synonyms: wattle
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    type of:
    caruncle, caruncula
    an outgrowth on a plant or animal such as a fowl's wattle or a protuberance near the hilum of certain seeds
  3. noun
    medium-sized hairy moths; larvae are lappet caterpillars
    synonyms: lappet moth
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    type of:
    lasiocampid, lasiocampid moth
    medium-sized stout-bodied neutral-colored moths with comb-like antennae
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