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CLAP

A sound and the act of striking sharply, especially with the open hand or a flat object or a  sound produced when one strikes the palms of one’s hands against one another resoundingly, and repeatedly, especially to express approval [*]The concept description is based on entries from www.dictionary.com, Collins English Dictionary, the Oxford English Dictionary and Noah Webster's American Dictionary of the English Language
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int. blam /blæm/

IPA:

ClabplosClatVClabnas  
v. clap /klæp/

IPA:

CvelplosClatVClabplos  
v. pop /pɔp/

IPA:

ClabplosVLClabplos  
v. smack /smæk/

IPA:

CalvsibClabnasVCvelplos  
v. spank /spæŋk/

IPA:

CalvsibClabplosVCvelnasCvelplos  
v. swack /swæk/

IPA:

CalvsibCl/vs/vVCvelplos