[syir-gyey;; French serzh] /syɪrˈgyeɪ;; French sɛrʒ/ (Show IPA), 1905–86, Russian ballet dancer and choreographer, in Paris after 1923.
Serge (sɛrʒ). 1905–86, Russian ballet dancer and choreographer: ballet master at the Paris Opera Ballet (1932–58). His ballets include Prométhée (1929), Icare (1935), and Phèdre (1950)
[lahyf-uh n-deth] /ˈlaɪf ənˈdɛθ/ adjective 1. ending with the death or possible death of one of the participants; crucially important: The cobra was engaged in a life-and-death struggle with the mongoose.
noun, Insurance. 1. any annuity that is contingent upon the survival of the annuitant or annuitants, especially an annuity that terminates with the death of a single annuitant.
- Lichen simplex
lichen simplex lichen sim·plex (sĭm’plěks’) n. A skin condition characterized by small, intensely pruritic papules.
- Lichen scrofulosorum
lichen scrofulosorum lichen scrof·u·lo·so·rum (skrŏf’yə-lə-sôr’əm) n. See papular tuberculid.