[lam-duh-see] /ˈlæm dəˈsi/
a positively charged baryon with a mean lifetime of approximately 2.1 X 10 -13 seconds.
[lam-duh-siz-uh m] /ˈlæm dəˌsɪz əm/ noun, Phonetics. 1. excessive use of the sound l, its misarticulation, or its substitution for the sound r. /ˈlæmdəˌsɪzəm/ noun (phonetics) 1. excessive use or idiosyncratic pronunciation of l 2. another word for lallation
- Lambda-c particle
lambda-c particle A positively charged baryon having a mass 4,471 times that of the electron and a mean lifetime of approximately 2.1 × 10-13 seconds. See Table at subatomic particle.
- Lambda expression
mathematics A term in the lambda-calculus denoting an unnamed function (a “lambda abstraction”), a variable or a constant. The pure lambda-calculus has only functions and no constants. (1995-04-13)
- Lambda lifting
A program transformation to remove free variables. An expression containing a free variable is replaced by a function applied to that variable. E.g. f x = g 3 where g y = y + x x is a free variable of g so it is added as an extra argument: f x = g 3 […]