a town in NW France: Roman Catholic pilgrimage centre, for its shrine of St Thérèse, who lived there. Pop: 23 166 (1999)
- Liskov substitution principle
programming, theory (LSP) The principle that object-oriented functions that use pointers or references to a base class must be able to use objects of a derived class without knowing it. Barbara Liskov first wrote it as follows: If for each object o1 of type S there is an object o2 of type T such that […]
[lahyl] /laɪl/ noun 1. knit goods, as gloves or hose, made of . 2. . adjective 3. made of . [leel for 1–3; lahyl for 4] /lil for 1–3; laɪl for 4/ noun 1. . 2. . 3. former name of . 4. a town in NE Illinois. /laɪl/ noun 1. n. 1851, from French […]
noun 1. a fine, high-twisted and hard-twisted cotton thread, at least two-ply, used for hosiery, gloves, etc.
[lisp] /lɪsp/ noun 1. a speech defect consisting in pronouncing s and z like or nearly like the th- sounds of thin and this, respectively. 2. Phonetics. any unconventional articulation of the sibilants, as the pronunciation of s and z with the tongue between the teeth (lingual protrusion lisp) close to or touching the upper […]