[lah pwen-tee, -tey] /lɑ ˈpwɛn ti, -teɪ/
a city in SW California, E of Los Angeles.
[lap] /læp/ verb (used with object), lapped, lapping. 1. (of water) to wash against or beat upon (something) with a light, slapping or splashing sound: Waves lapped the shoreline. 2. to take in (liquid) with the tongue; lick in: to lap water from a bowl. verb (used without object), lapped, lapping. 3. to wash or […]
[luh-pyoo-tuh] /ləˈpyu tə/ noun 1. an imaginary flying island in Swift’s Gulliver’s Travels, the inhabitants of which engaged in a variety of ridiculous projects and pseudoscientific experiments.
[lap-wing] /ˈlæpˌwɪŋ/ noun 1. a large Old World plover, Vanellus vanellus, having a long, slender, upcurved crest, an erratic, flapping flight, and a shrill cry. 2. any of several similar, related plovers. /ˈlæpˌwɪŋ/ noun 1. any of several plovers of the genus Vanellus, esp V. vanellus, typically having a crested head, wattles, and spurs Also […]
[ley-kwee-uh s, lak-wee-] /ˈleɪ kwi əs, ˈlæk wi-/ noun, plural laquei [ley-kwee-ahy, -kwee-ee, lak-wee-ahy, -wee-ee] /ˈleɪ kwiˌaɪ, -kwiˌi, ˈlæk wiˌaɪ, -wiˌi/ (Show IPA). Anatomy. 1. .