[lam-doid] /ˈlæm dɔɪd/
having the shape of the Greek capital lambda.
having the shape of the Greek letter lambda
of or denoting the suture near the back of the skull between the occipital and parietal bones
lambdoid lamb·doid (lām’doid’)
- Lambdoid suture
lambdoid suture n. The line of union between the occipital and the parietal bones of the skull.
- Lamb down
verb (adverb) 1. (intransitive) another term for lamb (sense 6) 2. (transitive) (Austral, informal) to persuade (someone) to spend all his money
[lam-buh n-see] /ˈlæm bən si/ noun, plural lambencies for 2. 1. the quality of being . 2. something that is . n. 1817, from lambent + -cy.
[lam-buh nt] /ˈlæm bənt/ adjective 1. running or moving lightly over a surface: lambent tongues of flame. 2. dealing lightly and gracefully with a subject; brilliantly playful: lambent wit. 3. softly bright or radiant: a lambent light. /ˈlæmbənt/ adjective 1. (esp of a flame) flickering softly over a surface 2. glowing with soft radiance 3. […]