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addaword.gifdefinition of yap

noun
a slang term for mouth
A confidentiality clause in an agreement means keeping your yap closed.
Submitted by: Boris Marchenko from Russian Federation on 19/04/2014 15:03:00
Definition of yap from the Open Dictionary – a public resource hosted by Macmillan English Dictionary Online

pre-cation

a paid holiday given to a new employee before they start their job

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