[ling-kuh n-sheer, -sher] /ˈlɪŋ kənˌʃɪər, -ʃər/
a county in E England. 2272 sq. mi. (5885 sq. km).
a county of E England, on the North Sea and the Wash: mostly low-lying and fertile, with fenland around the Wash and hills (the Lincoln Wolds) in the east; one of the main agricultural counties of Great Britain: the geographical and ceremonial county includes the unitary authorities of North Lincolnshire and North East Lincolnshire (both part of Humberside county from 1974 to 1996). Administrative centre: Lincoln. Pop (excluding unitary authorities): 665 300 (2003 est). Area (excluding unitary authorities): 5880 sq km (2270 sq miles) Lincs
- Lincoln wheat ears cent
noun See wheat penny
[ling-kuh n-woo d] /ˈlɪŋ kənˌwʊd/ noun 1. a city in NE Illinois.
[ling-kuh-mahy-sin] /ˌlɪŋ kəˈmaɪ sɪn/ noun, Pharmacology. 1. a toxic antibiotic, C 18 H 34 N 2 O 6 S, isolated from Streptomyces lincolnensis, used in its hydrochloride form for the treatment of serious Gram-positive penicillin-resistant infections. lincomycin lin·co·my·cin (lĭng’kə-mī’sĭn) n. An antibiotic derived from cultures of the bacterium Streptomyces lincolnensis and used in the treatment […]
/lɪnˈkrʌstə/ noun 1. a type of wallpaper having a hard embossed surface