[lak-uh-niz-uh m] /ˈlæk əˌnɪz əm/
a utterance or sentence.
economy of expression
a terse saying
[lah kaw-roo-nyah] /ˌlɑ kɔˈru nyɑ/ noun 1. a seaport in NW Spain. /Spanish la koˈruɲa/ noun 1. a port in NW Spain, on the Atlantic: point of departure for the Spanish Armada (1588); site of the defeat of the French by the British under Sir John Moore in the Peninsular War (1809). Pop: 243 902 […]
[luh-kawst, -kost; French la-kawst] /ləˈkɔst, -ˈkɒst; French laˈkɔst/ noun 1. René [ruh-ney;; French ruh-ney] /rəˈneɪ;; French rəˈneɪ/ (Show IPA), 1905–1996, French tennis player. Paris-based high-end apparel company, founded 1933, named for René Lacoste (1904-1996), company co-founder.
[lak-er] /ˈlæk ər/ noun 1. a protective coating consisting of a resin, cellulose ester, or both, dissolved in a volatile solvent, sometimes with pigment added. 2. any of various resinous varnishes, especially a resinous varnish obtained from a Japanese tree, Rhus verniciflua, used to produce a highly polished, lustrous surface on wood or the like. […]