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a kind of brine-cured salmon, having either a salt cure (Scandinavian lox) or a sugar cure (Nova Scotia lox) often eaten with cream cheese on a bagel.
a kind of smoked salmon
short for liquid oxygen, esp when used as an oxidizer for rocket fuels
1934, American English, from Yiddish laks, from Middle High German lahs “salmon,” from Proto-Germanic *lakhs-, from the common IE root for the fish, *laks- (cf. Lithuanian laszisza, Russian losos, Polish łosoś “salmon”).
noun 1. an Atlantic salmon, especially from the waters off Nova Scotia, cured in the local manner.
verb to replace with something new v. “to replace by something new,” 1610s, from past participle stem of Latin novare “to make new,” from novus “new” (see new).
- Novated lease
/nəʊˈveɪtɪd/ noun 1. (Austral) a system for purchasing a car in which an employer makes lease payments on behalf of an employee who eventually owns the car
[noh-vey-shuh n] /noʊˈveɪ ʃən/ noun 1. Law. the substitution of a new obligation for an old one, usually by the substitution of a new debtor or of a new creditor. 2. the introduction of something new; innovation. /nəʊˈveɪʃən/ noun 1. (law) the substitution of a new obligation for an old one by mutual agreement between […]