a river in S central North Carolina and NE South Carolina, flowing SE and S to the Little Pee Dee River. 125 miles (201 km) long.
noun, British. 1. a room in a house used for storing odds-and-ends, especially old furniture.
[luhm-ber-tuh n] /ˈlʌm bər tən/ noun 1. a city in S North Carolina.
[luhm-ber-yahrd] /ˈlʌm bərˌyɑrd/ noun 1. a where is stored for sale. /ˈlʌmbəˌjɑːd/ noun 1. (US & Canadian) an establishment where timber and sometimes other building materials are stored or sold Also called (in Britain and certain other countries) timberyard
1. a combining form meaning “loin,” used in the formation of compound words: lumbosacral. word-forming element meaning “loin, loins,” from comb. form of Latin lumbus (see lumbago).