hÄ�p, /hiË�p/, /<tt>hi:p</tt>/
- A crowd; a throng; a multitude or great number of persons.
- A great number or large quantity of things not placed in a pile.
- A pile or mass; a collection of things laid in a body, or thrown together so as to form an elevation; as, a heap of earth or stones.
- computing A data structure consisting of trees in which each node is greater than all its children.
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Catalan: munt m, pila f
Croatian: hrpa f, gomila f
Czech: hromada f, kupa f
Dutch: hoop m
French: tas m
German: Haufen m, Haufe m
Italian: mucchio m (1,2), cumulo m (3)
Polish: kupa f
Portuguese: monte m, pilha f
Slovak: kopa f
Slovenian: kup m
Spanish: montÃ³n m, pila m
Telugu: à°�à±�à°ªà±�à°ª (kuppa)
- (transitive) To pile in a heap.
#:He heaped the laundry upon the bed and began folding.
- (transitive) To supply in great quantity.
#:They heaped praise upon their newest hero.
Common Germanic *haup-, whence also Old High German houf. Compare also Old Norse hÃ³pr
Category:Old English nouns