[lahnts-muh n-shahft] /ˈlɑnts mənˌʃɑft/
noun, plural landsmanshaften
[lahnts-muh n-shahf-tuh n] /ˈlɑnts mənˌʃɑf tən/ (Show IPA). Yiddish.
a fraternal organization made up of immigrants from the same region.
[landz-muh n] /ˈlændz mən/ noun, plural landsmen. 1. Also, landman. a person who lives or works on land. 2. an inexperienced sailor or one who has not been to sea before. [lahnts-muh n] /ˈlɑnts mən/ noun, plural landsleit [lahnts-lahyt] /ˈlɑnts laɪt/ (Show IPA). English, landsmen. Yiddish. 1. a person from the same town, geographical area, […]
noun 1. any gastropod of the widely distributed order Stylommatophora, containing usually small, brown or mottled hermaphroditic snails: some more colorful species, introduced into North America, are agricultural pests. 2. any terrestrial snail.
[land-stahy-ner; German lahnt-shtahy-nuh r] /ˈlændˌstaɪ nər; German ˈlɑntˌʃtaɪ nər/ noun 1. Karl [kahrl;; German kahrl] /kɑrl;; German kɑrl/ (Show IPA), 1868–1943, Austrian pathologist in the U.S.: Nobel Prize 1930. /German ˈlantˌʃtaɪnər/ noun 1. Karl (karl). 1868–1943, Austrian immunologist, who discovered (1900) human blood groups and introduced the ABO classification system. He also discovered (1940) the […]
[German lahnt-shtoo rm] /German ˈlɑntˌʃtʊərm/ noun, (in certain European countries) 1. a general draft of people in time of war. 2. the force so drafted or subject to such draft, consisting of all who are capable of bearing arms and not in the army, navy, or Landwehr. /ˈlantʃtʊrm/ noun (in German-speaking countries) 1. a reserve […]