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- v. Simple past tense and past participle of neap.
- adj. Left aground on the height of a spring tide, preventing floating till the next spring tide.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. Left aground on the height of a spring tide, so that it will not float till the next spring tide; -- called also beneaped.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Left a ground by the spring tides, so that it cannot be floated until the next spring tide: said of a ship or boat. Also beneaped.
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