Definition of laputan :
Of or pertaining to Laputa, an imaginary flying island described in Gulliver's Travels as the home of chimerical philosophers. Hence, fanciful; preposterous; absurd in science or philosophy.
- My dear Reynolds- I'll not run over the Ground we have passed; that would be merely as bad as telling a dream- unless perhaps I do it in the manner of the Laputan printing press- that is I put down Mountains, Rivers, Lakes, dells, glens, Rocks, and Clouds, with beautiful enchanting, Gothic picturesque fine, delightful, enchanting, Grand, sublime- a few blisters, etc. - "Letters of John Keats to His Family and Friends", John Keats.