died a.d. 965, Italian ecclesiastic: pope 963–965.
- Leo X
noun 1. (Giovanni de’Medici) 1475–1521, Italian ecclesiastic: pope 1513–21 (son of Lorenzo de’Medici). noun 1. original name Giovanni de’ Medici. 1475–1521, pope (1513–21): noted for his patronage of Renaissance art and learning; excommunicated Luther (1521)
- Leo XIII
noun 1. (Giovanni Vincenzo Pecci) 1810–1903, Italian ecclesiastic: pope 1878–1903. noun 1. original name Gioacchino Pecci. 1810–1903, pope (1878–1903). His many important encyclicals include Rerum novarum (1891) on the need for Roman Catholics to take action on various social problems
1. large electron-positron collider. 2. limited English proficiency. 1. Lepus 2. limited English proficiency
[li-pan-toh; Italian le-pahn-taw] /lɪˈpæn toʊ; Italian ˈlɛ pɑn tɔ/ noun 1. Greek Návpaktos. a seaport in W Greece, on the Lepanto Strait: Turkish sea power destroyed here 1571. 2. Gulf of. . 3. Strait of. Also called Rion Strait. a strait between the Ionian Sea and the Gulf of Corinth. 1 mile (1.6 km) wide. […]