Definitions

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  • proper n. An English surname derived from the occupation of trapper.
  • proper n. A surname of German origin, either from Trappe (bustard) or Treppe (flight of stairs).

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Examples

  • Erin Trapp assisted with Rei Terada's abstracts for the volume. top of page

    About This Volume

  • Summary: Alton's great-uncle Trapp is blind, rich, and a great bridge playe ...

    But What About the Old Books?

  • Co-founder Michael Trapp, an expert in systems / software development, and his partner, a mysterious senior executive at a Fortune 25 company whose name Trapp won't divulge, worked nights and weekends to develop OpMem's structure, features, and algorithms.

    Sramana Mitra on Strategy

  • Co-founder Michael Trapp, an expert in systems / software development, and his partner, a mysterious senior executive at a Fortune 25 company whose name Trapp won't divulge, worked nights and weekends to develop OpMem†™ s structure, features, and algorithms.

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  • On our way there, my friend and I felt part von Trapp family (because of the mountain ranges); part Donner party (still on the lookout for grizzly bears); and as we reached the melting snow-capped glacier, part Frosty the Snowman.

    Lisa Mirza Grotts: Summer Camp at Sperry Chalet Glacier National Park, Montana

  • "We should start a traveling singing group, like the Trapp family," mom said, her fingers deftly moving up and down the keyboard, her foot tapping the pedals, her shoulders leaning into the rhythms.

    Jessica Keener: Losing a Childhood Home

  • To return to the Trapp family for a moment, let's imagine their work is the beginning, middle and end of a song.

    Sharon Glassman: What is Work? Part I: New Definitions

  • The good news, though, is that the Rodgers and Hammerstein estates are now busy revising The Sound of Music to do justice to Hillary's role in the Von Trapp escape.

    Hospital Says Story Told By Hillary Is False

  • Only this time the DVD is skipping, and the Baroness keeps bouncing that ball with those miserable von Trapp children, over and over again.

    Karen Ann Coburn: The Visit

  • But back at the Trapp Family Lodge in Stowe, Vermont, the clan was engaged in a bitter feud, in which the ghost of a very un-Julie-Andrews-ish Maria von Trapp played no small part.

    When Relatives Attack!

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