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sap

(sap),
The juice or tissue fluid of a living organism.

SAP

Abbreviation for:
saponin
saporin
saposin
secreted acid phosphatase
secreted aspartic protease
sensory action potential
serum alkaline phosphatase
serum amyloid P
Single Assessment Process, see there 
situs ambiguus with polysplenia
SLAM-associated protein
slow action potential
spontaneous action potential
stable angina pectoris
standardised assessment of personality
Staphylococcus aureus protease
steroidogenesis activator polypeptide
Substance Abuse Professional
surfactant-associated protein
symptom-associated probability
systolic arterial pressure

sap

a watery liquid found within the vacuole of a plant cell (cell sap) and within conducting tissues of the VASCULAR BUNDLES.
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"The Sape is an art and real gentlemen have the concept of gentleness and good manners related to the inherent moral code of the individual," Tamagni writes.
Yet, as Michel, a 24-year-old Sape told the author: "A Congolese Sapeur is a happy man even if he does not eat, because wearing proper clothes feeds the soul and gives pleasure to the body." Nor is it simply wearing the "right" label--the Sape Hassan Salvador is quoted as saying that "the label is not important, what is important is to be able to dress depending on the taste of the individual".