LEAP

Leap may refer to:

  • Jumping
  • Leap (album), a 2004 album by progressive jazz group Drop Trio
  • Leap (education and training),a project based in Suffolk, England
  • Leap (music), a melodic interval
  • Leap, County Cork, a village in Ireland
  • Leap, County Laois, a townland in County Laois, Ireland
  • Great Leap Forward, the period (1958 to 1961) of the 2nd 5-year plan in China
  • Leap of leopards, a collective noun
  • Leap Wireless, a provider of wireless services
  • Leap Motion, a motion-sensing technology (for human–computer interaction) company; 2012 devices

LEAP may mean:

  • LEAP:Long range Energy Alternatives Planning System: a software tool for energy and environmental planning.
  • LEAPS (finance), long-term stock options
  • LEAP programming language
  • Law Enforcement Against Prohibition, an organization of current and former police officers and other law enforcement officials that oppose drug prohibition
  • Law Enforcement Assistance Program (L.E.A.P.), a computerised system used by the Victoria Police in Australia
  • Law Enforcement Availability Pay - A US federal Law enforcement benefit
  • Lightweight Exo-Atmospheric Projectile (LEAP) see RIM-161 Standard missile 3
  • Lightweight Extensible Authentication Protocol for wireless computer networks
  • Literacy, Education and Abilities Program, a Scientology-connected group affiliated with Applied Scholastics
  • Livelihood Empowerment Against Poverty, the social welfare programm of Ghana
  • Local Employment Access Projects, which help people from disadvantaged communities find employment
  • Localized Encryption and Authentication Protocol for Sensor Networks
  • Local-electrode atom probe, an atomic-resolution microscope
  • Leap Personal Publisher, as of at least 2009 known as iLeap
  • Louisiana Educational Assessment Program (LEAP), including the integrated Louisiana Educational Assessment Program (iLEAP)
  • LEAP2020 or Leap2020 (Laboratoire EuropĂ©en d'Anticipation Politique), the Global European Anticipation Bulletin or GEAB
  • LEAP is also the ICAO code for Empuriabrava Airfield at Girona province in Spain.
  • LEAP English Academy: Former official name for International Academy - LEAP

Famous quotes containing the word leap:

    Marriage and deathless friendship, both should be inviolable and sacred: two great creative passions, separate, apart, but complementary: the one pivotal, the other adventurous: the one, marriage, the centre of human life; and the other, the leap ahead.
    —D.H. (David Herbert)

    That’s one small step for a man, one giant leap for mankind.
    Neil Armstrong (b. 1930)

    A cheese may disappoint. It may be dull, it may be naive, it may be oversophisticated. Yet it remains cheese, milk’s leap toward immortality.
    Clifton Fadiman (b. 1904)