[law-raz-uh-pam, luh-] /lɔˈræz əˌpæm, lə-/
a benzodiazepine drug, C 15 H 10 Cl 2 N 2 O 2 , used chiefly in the management of acute anxiety and for insomnia.
[lawr-an, lohr-] /ˈlɔr æn, ˈloʊr-/ noun 1. a system of long-range navigation whereby the latitude and longitude of a ship or airplane are determined from the time displacement between radio signals from two or more fixed transmitters. /ˈlɔːrən/ noun 1. a radio navigation system operating over long distances. Synchronized pulses are transmitted from widely spaced […]
[lawr-kuh; Spanish lawr-kah] /ˈlɔr kə; Spanish ˈlɔr kɑ/ noun 1. . 2. a city in SE Spain. /Spanish ˈlɔrka/ noun 1. a town in SE Spain, on the Guadalentín River. Pop: 82 511 (2003 est) /Spanish ˈlɔrka/ noun 1. Federico García (feðeˈriko ɡarˈθia). 1898–1936, Spanish poet and dramatist. His poetry, such as Romancero gitano (1928), […]
League of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies
[lawrd] /lɔrd/ noun 1. a person who has authority, control, or power over others; a master, chief, or ruler. 2. a person who exercises authority from property rights; an owner of land, houses, etc. 3. a person who is a leader or has great influence in a chosen profession: the great lords of banking. 4. […]