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Lapsang of or designating a variety of Chinese tea with a smoky flavor.
lapse a usu. minor, temporary, or unintentional decline from or failure to meet some established or accepted standard. [9 definitions]
lapsus (Latin) an error, slip, or lapse.
laptop shortened form of "laptop computer."
laptop computer a portable personal computer, light enough to rest on one's lap.
lapwing a European plover that has a narrow, upswept crest, or any of several related birds.
larboard the left-hand side of a ship as one faces the bow; port. [2 definitions]
larcenous of, like, or constituting larceny. [2 definitions]
larceny the stealing of another's personal property; theft.
larch any of several trees that bear cones and resemble evergreens but shed their needles in fall; tamarack. [2 definitions]
lard the rendered fat of pigs, used in cooking. [4 definitions]
larder a storage place or room for food, or the supply of food so stored.
lardon a strip of bacon, pork, or other fat used to lard meat.
lares in the religion of ancient Rome, gods or spirits, as of ancestors, that watched over a household.
lares and penates see lares, penates. [2 definitions]
largando allargando.
large of greater size, amount, scope, or proportion than the average; not small. [2 definitions]
large calorie see calorie.
largehearted characterized by sympathy, kindness, and generosity.
large intestine in vertebrates, the relatively large section of the intestines that includes the cecum, colon, and rectum.
largely in large part; to a large extent; chiefly. [2 definitions]