loxoscelism lox·os·ce·lism (lŏk-sŏs’ə-lĭz’əm)
A condition produced by the bite of the brown recluse spider of North America and characterized by a gangrenous slough at the site of bite, nausea, malaise, fever, hemolysis, and thrombocytopenia.
[loi] /lɔɪ/ noun 1. a female given name. /lɔɪ/ noun 1. (Irish) a narrow spade with a single footrest
- Loya jirga
/ˌlɔɪə ˈdʒɜːɡə/ noun (often with capitals) 1. an assembly of regional leaders and tribal chiefs in Afghanistan
[loi-uh l] /ˈlɔɪ əl/ adjective 1. faithful to one’s sovereign, government, or state: a loyal subject. 2. faithful to one’s oath, commitments, or obligations: to be loyal to a vow. 3. faithful to any leader, party, or cause, or to any person or thing conceived as deserving fidelity: a loyal friend. 4. characterized by or […]
[loi-uh-list] /ˈlɔɪ ə lɪst/ noun 1. a person who is ; a supporter of the sovereign or of the existing government, especially in time of revolt. 2. (sometimes initial capital letter) a person who remained to the British during the American Revolution; Tory. 3. (initial capital letter) an adherent of the republic during the Spanish […]