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lapper

n. a drunkard. (Alludes to lapping up liquor.) The street was empty except for an old lapper staggering home.
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IDEAS GALORE: Marc Quinn with Alison Lapper and Parys (above), and, clockwise from top right, Lucas (with tate Gallery directyor Christoph Grunenberg), DNA Garden, Etymology of Morphology, and Painting by Numbers
David's son Jonathan Lapper, aged 23, worked part-time as a drayman while a student.
Mr Lapper said he hoped the German Chancellor's presence would help to heal the split in Europe that developed following the UK's decision to send troops to Iraq.
The vibrating perpendicular lapper is shown in Figure 2.
Ms Lapper, who has a condition called phocomelia, said disabled people faced a great deal of discrimination in their search for a job and needed more support from the business world and the government.
The statue is a portrait of his friend, disabled artist Alison Lapper, when she was eightand-a-half months pregnant.
Guest speakers include Minister for the Disabled Anne McGuire, Alison Lapper, an equal rights advocate, BBC political correspondent Gary O'Donoghue, and deaf comedian Steve Day.
It was a sensational ending to the second race of the eighth round after the two riders had duelled frantically for the final two thirds of that 30 lapper at the demanding 1.
Guest speakers include Anne McGuire, minister for disabled people, Alison Lapper, an equal rights advocate, BBC political correspondent Gary O'Donoghue and deaf comedian Steve Day.
The university went ahead in the Division Two match after 12 minutes through Sara Cockayne and Worcester quickly equalised through Sadie Lapper six minutes later.
The winners of the Len Wiseman Trophy for Nuneaton and Bedworth's gardeners of the year are Paul and Sue Lapper, who live in Orchard Street, Collycroft.
Worcester were drawing 2-2 until the last four minutes when Sadie Lapper and Kate Fletcher, who had put her side ahead after 20 minutes, scored in the 66th and 68th minutes.
Third placed Grove Farm Giants saw their hopes of overhauling the leaders suffer a blow when they could only draw 1-1 with Coton Hammers, for whom Lewis Turner was on target and Blake Lapper replied for the Stockingford outfit.
She has also taken stunning pictures of Alison Lapper and her baby, Parys.