[lab-er-uh m] /ˈlæb ər əm/
noun, plural labara
[lab-er-uh] /ˈlæb ər ə/ (Show IPA)
an ecclesiastical standard or banner, as for carrying in procession.
the military standard of Constantine the Great and later Christian emperors of Rome, bearing Christian symbols.
noun (pl) -ra (-rə)
a standard or banner carried in Christian religious processions
the military standard bearing a Christian monogram used by Constantine the Great
[lab-ruh-dawr-ee-uh n] /ˌlæb rəˈdɔr i ən/ adjective 1. of or relating to Labrador. 2. noting or pertaining to the Pleistocene ice located mainly E of Hudson Bay.
/ˌlæbrədɔːˈrɛsənt/ adjective 1. (of minerals) displaying a brilliant play of colours, as that shown by some forms of labradorite
[lab-ruh-daw-rahyt, lab-ruh-dawr-ahyt] /ˈlæb rə dɔˌraɪt, ˌlæb rəˈdɔr aɪt/ noun 1. a feldspar mineral of the plagioclase group, often characterized by a brilliant change of colors, with blue and green most common. /ˌlæbrəˈdɔːraɪt/ noun 1. a blue, green, or reddish-brown feldspar mineral of the plagioclase series: used as a decorative stone. Formula: CaAl2Si2O8.NaAlSi3O8 labradorite (lāb’rə-dôr’īt’, -dô-rīt’) […]
noun 1. one of a breed of retrievers having a short, thick, oily, solid black or yellow coat, raised originally in Newfoundland. noun 1. a powerfully-built variety of retriever with a short dense usually black or golden-brown coat Often shortened to Labrador, (informal) lab