a combustible fluid used in cigarette, cigar, and pipe lighters.
[lahy-ter-muh n] /ˈlaɪ tər mən/ noun, plural lightermen. 1. a person who navigates a .
[lahy-ter-th uh n-air] /ˈlaɪ tər ðənˈɛər/ adjective, Aeronautics. 1. (of an aircraft) weighing less than the air it displaces, hence obtaining lift from aerostatic buoyancy. 2. of or relating to lighter-than-air craft.
[lahyt] /laɪt/ noun 1. something that makes things visible or affords illumination: All colors depend on light. 2. Physics. 3. the sensation produced by stimulation of the organs of sight. 4. an illuminating agent or source, as the sun, a lamp, or a beacon. 5. the radiance or illumination from a particular source: the light […]
[lahyt-feys] /ˈlaɪtˌfeɪs/ Printing. noun 1. a type characterized by thin, lines. This is a sample of lightface. adjective 2. Also, light-faced. (of printed matter) set in lightface.