[lol-erd] /ˈlɒl ərd/
an English or Scottish follower of the religious teachings of John Wycliffe from the 14th to the 16th centuries.
(English history) a follower of John Wycliffe during the 14th, 15th, and 16th centuries
name for certain heretics, late 14c. (in Chaucer, Loller, c.1386), from Middle Dutch lollaerd, applied pejoratively to members of reforming sects c.1300 who devoted themselves to the care of the sick and poor, literally “mumbler, mutterer,” so called by critics who regarded them as heretics pretending to humble piety, from lollen “to mumble or doze.” Generic late Middle English term for groups suspected of heresy, especially followers of John Wyclif.
- Longcase clock
[lawng-keys, long-] /ˈlɔŋˌkeɪs, ˈlɒŋ-/ noun 1. . /ˈlɒŋˌkeɪs/ noun 1. another name for grandfather clock
- Long-case clock
[lawng-keys, long-] /ˈlɔŋˌkeɪs, ˈlɒŋ-/ noun 1. .
[lawng-cheyn, long-] /ˈlɔŋˌtʃeɪn, ˈlɒŋ-/ adjective, Chemistry. 1. pertaining to molecules composed of long chains of atoms, or polymers composed of long chains of monomers. adjective 1. (chem) having a relatively long chain of atoms in the molecule
- Long ciliary nerve
long ciliary nerve n. One of two or three branches of the nasociliary nerve, supplying the ciliary muscles, the iris, and the cornea.