[luh-rahy-kuh, law-, loh-] /ləˈraɪ kə, lɔ-, loʊ-/
noun, plural loricae
[luh-rahy-see, -kee, law-, loh-] /ləˈraɪ si, -ki, lɔ-, loʊ-/ (Show IPA)
Zoology. a hard protective case or sheath, as the protective coverings secreted by certain protists.
a cuirass or corselet, originally of leather.
noun (pl) -cae (-siː; -kiː)
the hard outer covering of rotifers, ciliate protozoans, and similar organisms
an ancient Roman cuirass of leather or metal
[lawr-i-keyt, -kit, lor-] /ˈlɔr ɪˌkeɪt, -kɪt, ˈlɒr-/ adjective, Zoology. 1. covered with a lorica.
[law-ryahn] /lɔˈryɑ̃/ noun 1. a seaport in NW France, on the Bay of Biscay. /French lɔrjɑ̃/ noun 1. a port in W France, on the Bay of Biscay. Pop: 59 189 (1999)
[lawr-i-keet, lor-, lawr-uh-keet, lor-] /ˈlɔr ɪˌkit, ˈlɒr-, ˌlɔr əˈkit, ˌlɒr-/ noun 1. any of various small . /ˈlɒrɪˌkiːt; ˌlɒrɪˈkiːt/ noun 1. any of various small lories, such as Glossopsitta versicolor (varied lorikeet) or Trichoglossus moluccanus (rainbow lorikeet)
[lawr-uh-mer] /ˈlɔr ə mər/ noun 1. a craftsperson who makes hardware for harnesses and riding habits, as bits or spurs. /ˈlɒrɪmə/ noun 1. (Brit) (formerly) a person who made bits, spurs, and other small metal objects n. c.1200 (mid-12c. as surname), “maker of bits for bridles and saddles, worker in small ironware,” from Old French […]