a variant of lourie
[loh-es, les, luhs] /ˈloʊ ɛs, lɛs, lʌs/ noun 1. a loamy deposit formed by wind, usually yellowish and calcareous, common in the Mississippi Valley and in Europe and Asia. /ˈləʊɪs; German lœs/ noun 1. a light-coloured fine-grained accumulation of clay and silt particles that have been deposited by the wind n. 1833 (in Lyell), “unstratified […]
[les-er] /ˈlɛs ər/ noun 1. Frank (Henry) 1910–69, U.S. composer and lyricist, especially of musicals and film songs.
noun 1. a joint between two pieces of sheet metal, made by folding up the overlapping edges against each other, then folding them over in the same direction a number of times.
[lok-ruh m] /ˈlɒk rəm/ noun, Obsolete. 1. a rough-textured linen cloth.