Dictionary: A   B   C   D   E   F   G   H   I   J   K   L   M   N   O   P   Q   R   S   T   U   V   W   X   Y   Z


noun, Roman Catholic Church.
any of the five ecumenical councils (1123, 1139, 1179, 1215, 1512–17) held in the Lateran Palace.


Read Also:

  • Lateran-palace

    noun 1. a palace in Rome used as the papal residence from the 4th century a.d. to the removal of the papal court to Avignon, rebuilt in 1586, and now a museum for classical and Christian antiques.

  • Later-han

    noun 1. the Han dynasty after the interregnum a.d. 9–25.

  • Late rickets

    late rickets n. See osteomalacia.

  • Laterigrade

    [lat-er-i-greyd] /ˈlæt ər ɪˌgreɪd/ adjective 1. having a sideways manner of moving, as a crab. /ˈlætərɪˌɡreɪd/ adjective 1. (zoology) (of some crabs) having a gait characterized by sideways movement

Disclaimer: Lateran-council definition / meaning should not be considered complete, up to date, and is not intended to be used in place of a visit, consultation, or advice of a legal, medical, or any other professional. All content on this website is for informational purposes only.