[lahs pahl-mahs] /lɑs ˈpɑl mɑs/
a seaport on NE Gran Canaria, in the central Canary Islands.
[grahn kah-nah-ryah] /ˈgrɑn kɑˈnɑ ryɑ/
one of the Canary Islands, in the central part. 650 sq. mi. (1685 sq. km).
Capital: Las Palmas.
[pahl-mahs] /ˈpɑl mɑs/
the Spanish name for Grand Canary
/Spanish las ˈpalmas/
a port in the central Canary Islands, on NE Grand Canary: a major fuelling port on the main shipping route between Europe and South America. Pop: 377 600 (2003 est)
a city in N Brazil, capital of Tocantins state. Pop: 391 000 (2005 est)
[lah spe-tsyah] /lɑ ˈspɛ tsyɑ/ noun 1. a seaport in NW Italy, on the Ligurian Sea: naval base. /Italian la ˈspɛttsia/ noun 1. a port in NW Italy, in Liguria, on the Gulf of Spezia: the chief naval base in Italy. Pop: 91 391 (2001)
[las] /læs/ noun 1. a girl or young woman, especially one who is unmarried. 2. a female sweetheart: a young lad and his lass. /læs/ noun 1. a girl or young woman 2. (informal) a familiar form of address for any female n. “young woman,” c.1300, probably from a Scandinavian source akin to Old Swedish […]
[lah-suh, -sah, las-uh] /ˈlɑ sə, -sɑ, ˈlæs ə/ noun 1. Older Spelling. . [lah-suh, -sah, las-uh] /ˈlɑ sə, -sɑ, ˈlæs ə/ noun 1. a city in and the capital of Tibet, in the SE part: sacred city of Lamaism. About 12,000 feet (3650 meters) above sea level. /ˈlɑːsə/ noun 1. a variant spelling of Lhasa […]
[lah-suh] /ˈlɑ sə/ noun, Pathology. 1. a highly contagious viral disease, largely confined to central West Africa, characterized by fever, difficulty in swallowing, and inflammation of the pharynx, often progressing to infect the lungs, heart, and kidneys, leading to death. noun 1. a serious viral disease of Central West Africa, characterized by high fever and […]