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trapan

[truh-pan] /trəˈpæn/
noun, verb (used with object), trapanned, trapanning.
1.
trepan2 .
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trapan

/trəˈpæn/
verb, noun -pans, -panning, -panned
1.
a variant spelling of trepan1 (sense 2)
Derived Forms
trapanner, noun

trepan2

/trɪˈpæn/
verb (transitive) -pans, -panning, -panned
1.
to entice, ensnare, or entrap
2.
to swindle or cheat
noun
3.
a person or thing that traps
Word Origin
C17: of uncertain origin
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