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l n. a cgs unit of illumination equal to the brightness of a perfectly diffusing surface that emits or reflects one lumen per square centimeter
l n. a metric unit of capacity equal to the volume of 1 kilogram of pure water at 4 degrees centigrade and 760 mm of mercury (or approximately 1.76 pints)
l n. the 12th letter of the Roman alphabet
l n. the cardinal number that is the product of ten and five
l s. being ten more than forty
l'aquila n. the provincial capital of the Abruzzi region in central Italy
l'enfant n. United States architect (born in France) who laid out the city plan for Washington (1754-1825)
l-dopa n. the levorotatory form of dopa (trade names Bendopa and Brocadopa and Larodopa); as a drug it is used to treat Parkinson's disease
l-p n. a long-playing phonograph record; designed to be played at 33.3 rpm
l-plate n. a square plate bearing the letter L that is attached to both ends of a car to indicate that the driver is a learner
l-shaped s. shaped in the form of the letter L
l. m. montgomery n. Canadian novelist (1874-1942)
l. monocytogenes n. the type species of the genus Listeria; can cause meningitis, encephalitis, septicemia, endocarditis, abortion, abscesses, listeriosis
l. ron hubbard n. a United States writer of science fiction and founder of Scientology (1911-1986)
l. s. lowry n. English painter (1887-1976)
 
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saprolite : n a deposit of clay and disintegrating rock that is found in its original place

 
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