[ley-nee-er-ee, lan-ee-] /ˈleɪ niˌɛr i, ˈlæn i-/
(of teeth) adapted for tearing.
a laniary tooth; a canine of daggerlike shape.
(esp of canine teeth) adapted for tearing
noun (pl) -aries
a tooth adapted for tearing
[luh-neer] /ləˈnɪər/ noun 1. Sidney, 1842–81, U.S. poet and literary scholar. surname, from Old French lainier “wool-monger,” from Latin lana “wool” (see wool).
[luh-nif-er-uh s] /ləˈnɪf ər əs/ adjective 1. wool-bearing: sheep and other laniferous animals. /ləˈnɪfərəs/ adjective 1. (biology) bearing wool or fleecy hairs resembling wool
[lah-nee-kahy] /ˈlɑ niˈkaɪ/ noun 1. a town adjoining Kailua, on SE Oahu, in Hawaii.
- La niña
/læ ˈniːnjə/ noun 1. (meteorol) a cooling of the eastern tropical Pacific, occurring in certain years La Niña (lä nēn’yä) A cooling of the surface water of the eastern and central Pacific Ocean, occurring somewhat less frequently than El Niño events but causing similar, generally opposite disruptions to global weather patterns. La Niña conditions occur […]