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Definition of Lop

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cut off; prune a tree or other plant; remove, eliminate; hang limply, droop
something which has been cut off; small branches and twigs cut from a tree
hanging loosely, drooping
Lop Definition from Arts & Humanities Dictionaries & Glossaries
English-Latin Online Dictionary
praecido
Lop Definition from Language, Idioms & Slang Dictionaries & Glossaries
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)
(v. t.)
To let hang down; as, to lop the head.
  
(v. t.)
To cut partly off and bend down; as, to lop bushes in a hedge.
  
(v. t.)
To cut off as the top or extreme part of anything; to sho/ -- by cutting off the extremities; to cut off, or remove as superfluous parts; as, to lop a tree or its branches.
  
(v. i.)
To hang downward; to be pendent; to lean to one side.
  
(n.)
That which is lopped from anything, as branches from a tree.
  
(n.)
A flea.
  
(a.)
Hanging down; as, lop ears; -- used also in compound adjectives; as, lopeared; lopsided.
  
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lop
\lop\ (?), n. [as. loppe.] a flea.[obs.] leveland.
lop
\lop\, n. that which is lopped from anything, as branches from a tree. mortimer.
lop
\lop\, v. i. to hang downward; to be pendent; to lean to one side.
lop
\lop\, v. t. to let hang down; as, to lop the head.
lop
\lop\, a. hanging down; as, lop ears; -- used also in compound adjectives; as, lopeared; lopsided.
lop
\lop\ (?), v. t. [imp. & p. p. lopped (?); p. pr. & vb. n. lopping (?).] [prov. g. luppen, lubben,to cut, geld, or od. luppen, d. lubben.]
1. to cut off as the top or extreme part of anything; to sho&?; -- by cutting off the extremities; to cut off, or remove as superfluous parts; as, to lop a tree or its branches. "with branches lopped, in wood or mountain felled." expunge the whole, or lop the excrescent parts.
2. to cut partly off and bend down; as, to lop bushes in a hedge.
lop
v
1. cut off from a whole; "his head was severed from his body" [syn: sever]


2. cultivate, tend, and cut back the growth of "dress the plants in the garden" [syn: snip, clip, crop, trim, dress, prune, cut back]




  similar words(2) 



 lop-eared 
 lop off 
JM Welsh <=> English Dictionary
Ysgwthr = n. a cut out; a lop
Ysgythru = v. to lop; to carve
Low Life Glossary
noun. Prison slang for a prisoner who is easilly dominated by more aggressive inmates. One Leavenworth prisoner described men who could be coerced into doing chores for them and buying what they wanted at the commissary as "food animals" who deserved to be "eaten". Also called a "lop" after a particularly tame variety of lagomorph.
WordNet 2.0

Verb
1. cut off from a whole; "His head was severed from his body"; "The soul discerped from the body"
(synonym) discerp, sever
(hypernym) cut
(verb-group) sever, break up
(derivation) pruner, pruning hook, lopper
2. cultivate, tend, and cut back the growth of; "dress the plants in the garden"
(synonym) snip, clip, crop, trim, dress, prune, cut back
(hypernym) thin out
(hyponym) shear
(derivation) pruner, pruning hook, lopper
Lop Definition from Government Dictionaries & Glossaries
DOD Joint Acronyms and Abbreviations
line of position
  
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Lop Definition from Science & Technology Dictionaries & Glossaries
Hill Associates Acronym List
Line of Position
ETSI and 3GPP
Loop Optical Carrier
Telecom Terms
Los of Pointer
AERONAUTICAL ABBREVIATIONS
Line of Position
Aviation Acronyms and Terms
Line of position.
Abbreviation Airbus A340
Low Oil Pressure
Lop Definition from Computer & Internet Dictionaries & Glossaries
ATM Forum
Loss of Pointer: A condition at the receiver or a maintenance signal transmitted in the PHY overhead indicating that the receiving equipment has lost the pointer to the start of cell in the payload. This is used to monitor the performance of the PHY layer.
9300+ Computer Acronyms
Loss of Pointer
Lop Definition from Encyclopedia Dictionaries & Glossaries
Wikipedia English - The Free Encyclopedia
LOP may refer to:
  • Language oriented programming
  • Lean of peak fuel to air ratio in an internal combustion engine
  • Levels-of-processing theory, in cognitive psychology
  • Live Online Portal, see: C2.LOP
  • Line of position in geometry and navigation
  • Left occiput posterior
  • Local Operational Picture
  • Lombok International Airport (IATA code)

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Lop may refer to:
  • Ferdinand Lop (1891-1974), French politician
  • Lop County, county in Xinjiang, China
  • Lop language, a language spoken in Lop County, China
  • Lop Desert, a desert in China
  • Lop Nur, a group of small, now seasonal salt lake sand marshes
  • Lop rabbit (disambiguation), several breeds of rabbits whose ears lie flat

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Lop Definition from Sports Dictionaries & Glossaries
maritime&shipping&trade
Small but quick-running sea.
Lop Definition from Entertainment & Music Dictionaries & Glossaries
Klingon - English
n. celebration
v. celebrate