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lately recently.
latency the state or condition of being latent.
latent present but not yet apparent, developed, or operative.
Late Precambrian see "Algonkian."
later comparative of "late." [5 definitions]
lateral of, from, pertaining to, or in the direction of a side or sides. [4 definitions]
lateral pass in football, a sideways or backward pass.
latest superlative of "late." [3 definitions]
latex the sticky, usu. milky sap of certain plants such as the rubber tree, that coagulates when exposed to air. [2 definitions]
lath a thin, narrow wooden strip usu. used to support plaster or roofing, or such strips collectively. [2 definitions]
lathe a machine on which a piece of wood, metal, or other hard material is turned against a tool that shapes, cuts, or abrades it. [2 definitions]
lather foam produced by soap or detergent agitated in water. [7 definitions]
lathing laths collectively, esp. when used as a support for plaster work. [2 definitions]
Latin the language of ancient Rome, from which the Romance languages are derived. [6 definitions]
Latina a woman or girl who is a native or citizen of a Latin American country, or an American woman or girl of Latin American origin. [2 definitions]
Latin alphabet the alphabet that developed from the Greek, Etruscan, and Roman alphabets and that is the basis of the alphabets of most modern European languages, such as English and French; Roman alphabet.
Latin America collectively, those countries in the Western Hemisphere south of the United States, in which the predominant language is a Romance language, such as Spanish, Portuguese, French, or a Creole.
Latin American of or having to do with Latin America, or its people or languages. [2 definitions]
Latinate of, like, or derived from Latin.
Latin Church see "Roman Catholic Church."
Latinism a word, expression, or construction derived from or imitative of Latin.