an industrial town in New Zealand on the S coast of North Island. Pop: 100 300 (2004 est)
[lou-er-ing, louuh r-ing] /ˈlaʊ ər ɪŋ, ˈlaʊər ɪŋ/ adjective 1. dark and threatening, as the sky, clouds, or weather; overcast; gloomy: lowering skies. 2. frowning or sullen, as the face or gaze; scowling; angry. [loh-er] /ˈloʊ ər/ verb (used with object) 1. to cause to descend; let or put down: to lower a flag. 2. […]
[loh-er] /ˈloʊ ər/ noun 1. See under . plural noun 1. two lakes that drain into the Klamath River: one lake (Upper Klamath Lake) is in SW Oregon, and the other (Lower Klamath Lake) is in N California.
[loh-er] /ˈloʊ ər/ plural noun 1. (sometimes lowercase) Chiefly Canadian. Lakes Erie and Ontario, the southernmost Great Lakes. plural noun 1. (mainly Canadian) Lakes Erie and Ontario
- Lower layer protocol
networking, protocol (LLP, or lower-layer protocol) Any protocol residing in OSI layers one to four. These protocols package, route, verify and transmit datagrams. A prime example would be TCP/IP. Lower layer protocols support the upper layer protocols. (1999-02-17)