Sap Synonyms & Definitions

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• SapDefinition & Meaning in English

  1. (n.) A narrow ditch or trench made from the foremost parallel toward the glacis or covert way of a besieged place by digging under cover of gabions, etc.
  2. (v. i.) To proceed by mining, or by secretly undermining; to execute saps.
  3. (n.) A simpleton; a saphead; a milksop.
  4. (v. t.) To make unstable or infirm; to unsettle; to weaken.
  5. (v. t.) To pierce with saps.
  6. (n.) The sapwood, or alburnum, of a tree.
  7. (v. t.) To subvert by digging or wearing away; to mine; to undermine; to destroy the foundation of.
  8. (n.) The juice of plants of any kind, especially the ascending and descending juices or circulating fluid essential to nutrition.

• SaphenousDefinition & Meaning in English

  1. (a.) Manifest; -- applied to the two principal superficial veins of the lower limb of man.
  2. (a.) Of, pertaining to, or in the region of, the saphenous veins; as, the saphenous nerves; the saphenous opening, an opening in the broad fascia of the thigh through which the internal saphenous vein passes.