1. [ noun ] (zoology) a fleshy wrinkled and often brightly colored fold of skin hanging from the neck or throat of certain birds (chickens and turkeys) or lizards
Synonyms: wattle
Related terms: caruncle
2. [ noun ] (clothing) a small lap on a garment or headdress
Related terms: lap
3. [ noun ] (zoology) medium-sized hairy moths; larvae are lappet caterpillars
Synonyms: lappet_moth
Related terms: lasiocampid
Similar spelling:   Laveta