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noun 
  1. A crowd; a throng; a multitude or great number of persons.
  2. A great number or large quantity of things not placed in a pile.
  3. 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.
  4. (computing) A data structure consisting of trees in which each node is greater than all its children.
verb (heap, ing)
  1. (transitive) To pile in a heap.
He heaped the laundry upon the bed and began folding.
  1. (transitive) To supply in great quantity.
They heaped praise upon their newest hero.
Etymology: hÄap


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