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[yel-oh-legz] /ˈyɛl oʊˌlɛgz/
noun, (used with a singular verb)
either of two American shorebirds having yellow legs, Tringa melanoleuca (greater yellowlegs) or T. flavipes (lesser yellowlegs)
(functioning as sing) either of two North American sandpipers, Tringa melanoleuca (or Totanus melanoleucus) (greater yellowlegs) or T. flavipes (lesser yellowlegs), having bright yellow legs
- Lesser zygomatic muscle
lesser zygomatic muscle n. A muscle with origin from the zygomatic bone, with insertion into the orbicular muscle of the mouth, with nerve supply from the facial nerve, and whose action draws the upper lip upward and outward.
[les] /lɛs/ adverb, a compar. of little with least as superl. 1. to a smaller extent, amount, or degree: less exact. 2. most certainly not (often preceded by much or still): He could barely pay for his own lodging, much less for that of his friend. 3. in any way different; other: He is nothing […]
[les-ing] /ˈlɛs ɪŋ/ noun 1. Doris (May) 1919–2013, British novelist in Africa; born in Persia; Nobel Prize in Literature 2007. 2. Gotthold Ephraim [gawt-hawlt ey-frah-im] /ˈgɔt hɔlt ˈeɪ frɑ ɪm/ (Show IPA), 1729–81, German critic and dramatist. /ˈlɛsɪŋ/ noun 1. Doris (May). born 1919, English novelist and short-story writer, brought up in Rhodesia: her novels […]
[les-uh n] /ˈlɛs ən/ noun 1. a section into which a course of study is divided, especially a single, continuous session of formal instruction in a subject: The manual was broken down into 50 lessons. 2. a part of a book, an exercise, etc., that is assigned to a student for study: The lesson for […]