Words starting with l

Words, definitions, meanings and synonyms

Meaning of L

l means: the 12th letter of the Roman alphabet

Meaning of L

l means: a metric unit of capacity, formerly defined as the volume of one kilogram of pure water under standard conditions; now equal to 1,000 cubic centimeters (or approximately 1.75 pints)

Meaning of L

l means: a cgs unit of illumination equal to the brightness of a perfectly diffusing surface that emits or reflects one lumen per square centimeter

Meaning of L

l means: the cardinal number that is the product of ten and five

Meaning of L

l means: being ten more than forty

Meaning of L'aquila

l'aquila means: the provincial capital of the Abruzzi region in central Italy

Meaning of L'enfant

l'enfant means: United States architect (born in France) who laid out the city plan for Washington (1754-1825)

Meaning of L-dopa

l-dopa means: the levorotatory form of dopa (trade names Bendopa and Brocadopa and Larodopa); as a drug it is used to treat Parkinson's disease

Meaning of L-p

l-p means: a long-playing phonograph record; designed to be played at 33.3 rpm

Meaning of L-plate

l-plate means: a square plate bearing the letter L that is attached to both ends of a car to indicate that the driver is a learner

Words, definitions, meanings and synonyms

Meaning of Basque fatherland and liberty

basque fatherland and liberty means: a terrorist organization organized in 1959 by student activists who were dissatisfied with the moderate nationalism of the traditional Basque party; want to create an independent homeland in Spain's western Pyrenees

Meaning of Bicentric

bicentric means: having two centers

Meaning of Companionway

companionway means: a stairway or ladder that leads from one deck to another on a ship

Meaning of Competent

competent means: adequate, but not outstanding or exceptional

Meaning of Competent

competent means: properly or sufficiently qualified or capable or efficient

Meaning of Competent

competent means: legally qualified or sufficient

Meaning of Drimys winteri

drimys winteri means: South American evergreen tree yielding winter's bark and a light soft wood similar to basswood

Meaning of Epigaea repens

epigaea repens means: low-growing evergreen shrub of eastern North America with leathery leaves and clusters of fragrant pink or white flowers

Meaning of Fettle

fettle means: a state of fitness and good health

Meaning of Fettle

fettle means: remove mold marks or sand from (a casting)

Meaning of Genus ascaridia

genus ascaridia means: roundworm having a preanal sucker

Meaning of Indo-iranian language

indo-iranian language means: the branch of the Indo-European family of languages including the Indic and Iranian language groups

Meaning of John copley

john copley means: American painter who did portraits of Paul Revere and John Hancock before fleeing to England to avoid the American Revolution (1738-1815)

Meaning of Lagerstroemia indica

lagerstroemia indica means: ornamental shrub from eastern India commonly planted in the southern United States

Meaning of Lienal artery

lienal artery means: an artery that originates from the celiac trunk and supplies blood to the spleen

Meaning of Macgregor

macgregor means: Scottish clan leader and outlaw who was the subject of a 1817 novel by Sir Walter Scott (1671-1734)

Meaning of Neoplasia

neoplasia means: the pathological process that results in the formation and growth of a tumor

Meaning of Orthodox jew

orthodox jew means: Jew who practices strict observance of Mosaic law

Meaning of Panic attack

panic attack means: a sudden attack of fear

Meaning of Pocket-sized

pocket-sized means: small enough to be carried in a garment pocket

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