[leer-uh duh brah-choh, -chee-oh; Italian lee-rah dah braht-chaw] /ˈlɪər ə də ˈbrɑ tʃoʊ, -tʃiˌoʊ; Italian ˌli rɑ dɑ ˈbrɑt tʃɔ/
noun, plural liras da braccio Italian, lire da braccio
[lee-re dah braht-chaw] /ˌli rɛ dɑ ˈbrɑt tʃɔ/ (Show IPA)
a many-stringed musical instrument of the 15th and 16th centuries, played with a bow and used for polyphonic improvisation.
[leer-uh; Italian lee-rah] /ˈlɪər ə; Italian ˈli rɑ/ noun, plural lire [leer-ey; Italian lee-re] /ˈlɪər eɪ; Italian ˈli rɛ/ (Show IPA), liras. 1. a coin and monetary unit of Italy until the was adopted, equal to 100 centesimi. Abbreviation: L., Lit. 2. a monetary unit of Malta, San Marino, and the Vatican City until the […]
[li-rel-uh, lahy-] /lɪˈrɛl ə, laɪ-/ noun, Botany, Mycology. 1. the elongated, narrow apothecium of certain lichens.
[li-rel-eyt, lahy-] /lɪˈrɛl eɪt, laɪ-/ adjective 1. of, relating to, or resembling a .
[luh-rahy-uh-pee] /ləˈraɪ ə pi/ noun 1. any of several plants belonging to the genus Liriope, of the lily family, having tufted, grasslike leaves and clusters of small bluish or white flowers.