[lan-daw, -dou] /ˈlæn dɔ, -daʊ/
a four-wheeled, two-seated carriage with a top made in two parts that may be let down or folded back.
a sedanlike automobile with a short convertible back.
[lahn-dou; Russian luhn-dou] /lɑnˈdaʊ; Russian lʌnˈdaʊ/
[lyef duh-vye-duh-vyich] /ˈlyɛf dʌˈvyɛ də vyɪtʃ/ (Show IPA), 1908–68, Russian scientist: Nobel Prize in Physics 1962.
a four-wheeled carriage, usually horse-drawn, with two folding hoods that meet over the middle of the passenger compartment
Lev Davidovich (ljɛf daˈvidəvitʃ). 1908–68, Soviet physicist, noted for his researches on quantum theory and his work on the theories of solids and liquids: Nobel prize for physics 1962
type of four-wheeled carriage, 1743, from Landau, town in Bavaria where they first were made. The first element is the common Germanic element found in English land (n.); the identity of the second is disputed. But Klein says the vehicle name is “in reality” Spanish lando “originally a light four-wheeled carriage drawn by mules,” from Arabic al-andul.
- Landau-kleffner syndrome
Landau-Kleffner syndrome Lan·dau-Kleff·ner syndrome (län’dou-klěf’nər) n. A syndrome occurring in children and characterized by generalized and psychomotor seizures, associated with acquired aphasia. Also called acquired epileptic aphasia.
[lan-daw-let] /ˌlæn dɔˈlɛt/ noun 1. an automobile having a convertible top for the back seat, with the front seat either roofed or open. /ˌlændɔːˈlɛt/ noun 1. a small landau 2. (US) an early type of car with a folding hood over the passenger seats and an open driver’s seat
noun 1. a banking association that engages in the financing of transactions in real property, especially in agricultural land. 2. a parcel or parcels of land or real estate held in trust, as for future development. noun 1. a bank that issues banknotes on the security of property
/ˈlændˌbɔːd/ noun 1. a narrow board, with wheels larger than those on a skateboard, usually ridden while standing