a library, usually in an educational institution, that includes and encourages the use of audiovisual aids and other special materials for learning in addition to books, periodicals, and the like.
- Learn the ropes
verb phrase To learn the elements of a task or profession; serve one’s apprenticeship: Stokovich and a mope from Justice who was at the time learning the ropes (1977+)
[lees] /lis/ noun 1. a contract renting land, buildings, etc., to another; a contract or instrument conveying property to another for a specified period or for a period determinable at the will of either or in consideration of rent or other compensation. 2. the property leased. 3. the period of time for which a lease […]
[lees-muh n] /ˈlis mən/ noun, plural leasemen. 1. a person who land and obtains the rights to its use, especially oil-drilling rights.
[leesh] /liʃ/ noun 1. a chain, strap, etc., for controlling or leading a dog or other animal; lead. 2. check; curb; restraint: to keep one’s temper in leash; a tight leash on one’s subordinates. 3. Hunting. a brace and a half, as of foxes or hounds. verb (used with object) 4. to secure, control, or […]