[lahv-rah; English lah-vruh] /ˈlɑv rɑ; English ˈlɑ vrə/ noun, Greek Orthodox Church. 1. a monastery consisting formerly of a group of cells or huts for monks who met together for meals and worship. [lawr-uh] /ˈlɔr ə/ noun 1. a female given name: from a Latin word meaning “laurel.”. fem. proper name, from Italian, probably originally […]
[law-rey-shuh s] /lɔˈreɪ ʃəs/ adjective 1. belonging to the plant family Lauraceae. /lɔːˈreɪʃəs/ adjective 1. of, relating to, or belonging to the Lauraceae, a family of aromatic trees and shrubs having leathery leaves: includes the laurels and avocado
[law-ral-duh-hahyd, lo-] /lɔˈræl dəˌhaɪd, lɒ-/ noun, Chemistry. 1. .
- Laura riding
[rahy-ding] /ˈraɪ dɪŋ/ noun 1. Laura, 1901–91, U.S. poet, novelist, and critic. /ˈraɪdɪŋ/ noun 1. /ˈraɪdɪŋ/ noun 1. (capital when part of a name) any of the three former administrative divisions of Yorkshire: North Riding, East Riding and West Riding 2. (in Canada) a parliamentary constituency 3. (in New Zealand) a rural electorate for local […]