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English definition of “lap”

lap

noun [C]     /læp/
BODY B2 Your lap is the top part of your legs when you are sitting down: Sit on my lap and I'll read you a story .The leg
RACE B2 one journey around a circular race track : He's two laps behind the leaders .AthleticsMotor racingParts and stages of competitions
(Definition of lap noun from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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