a hastily made or arranged device, organization, etc.
any improvised arrangement.
Living quarters; barracks; digs
[WWII Army; fr British, ”something improvised,” found by 1898]
[ley-sik] /ˈleɪ sɪk/ noun 1. a surgical procedure to correct nearsightedness, farsightedness, or astigmatism in which a laser is used to remove inner layers of corneal tissue. LASIK (lā’zĭk) Eye surgery in which the surface of the cornea is reshaped using a laser, performed to correct certain refractive disorders such as myopia. Acronym for laser […]
- Lasik surgery
/ˈleɪsɪk/ noun 1. laser surgery to correct short sight
[ley-zing] /ˈleɪ zɪŋ/ noun, Optics. 1. the generation of coherent light by a laser. [leyz] /leɪz/ verb (used without object), lased, lasing. Optics. 1. to give off coherent light, as in a laser. /leɪz/ verb 1. (intransitive) (of a substance, such as carbon dioxide or ruby) to be capable of acting as a laser lase […]
[lahs-kuh r] /ˈlɑs kər/ noun 1. Emanuel [ey-mah-noo-el] /eɪˈmɑ nu ɛl/ (Show IPA), 1868–1941, German chess player, mathematician, and author. /ˈlæskə/ noun 1. Emanuel. 1868–1941, German chess player: world champion (1894–1921)