Meaning of Laputa

La•pu•ta

Pronunciation: (lu-py'tu), [key]
— n.
  1. an imaginary flying island in Swift's Gulliver's Travels, the inhabitants of which engaged in a variety of ridiculous projects and pseudoscientific experiments.
Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.
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