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LAP

Abbreviation for leukocyte alkaline phosphatase; leucine aminopeptidase. See: alkaline phosphatase.

lap

abbreviation for laparotomy.

LAP

1 abbreviation for left atrial pressure.
2 abbreviation for leukocyte alkaline phosphatase.
3 abbreviation for leucine aminopeptidase. See leucine aminopeptidase test.

CEBPB

A gene on chromosome 20q13.1 that encodes a transcription factor which binds as a homodimer to various DNA regulatory regions, and as a heterodimer to CEBP-beta, CEBP-delta and CEBP-gamma. CEBP-beta binds to regulatory regions—e.g., IL-1 response element in IL-6 gene—of genes involved in immune and inflammatory responses.

LAP

1. Laparoscopy.
2. Laparotomy.
3. Left atrial pressure.
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Controlled lapping occurs as the parts slip and slide during rolling, caused by the nonradial direction of the workholder slots (Figure 8).
The starting lapping pressure is applied to the larger parts until all parts are of equal size and straightness.
This special process takes over after precision grinding, and normally the total amount of stock removed by lapping is 0.
A finish produced by centerless lapping or hone-type superfinishers has a distinct directional pattern.
Parts that have been carefully ground between dead centers before cylindrical lapping can be lapped round to better than 5 millionths of an inch.