[lem-in-kai-nen] /ˈlɛm ɪnˌkæɪ nɛn/
(in the Kalevala) a young, jovial hero who has many adventures in which he is sometimes helped by his mother.
lemmoblast lem·mo·blast (lěm’ō-blāst’) n. A cell developing from the neural crest in an embryo, capable of forming a cell of the neurolemma sheath.
lemmocyte lem·mo·cyte (lěm’ō-sīt’) n. Any of the cells that form the neurilemma.
[lem-nos, -nohs; Greek leem-naws] /ˈlɛm nɒs, -noʊs; Greek ˈlim nɔs/ noun 1. a Greek island in the NE Aegean. 186 sq. mi. (480 sq. km). Capital: Myrina. /ˈlɛmnɪən/ adjective 1. of or relating to the Greek island of Lemnos or its inhabitants noun 2. a native or inhabitant of Lemnos /ˈlɛmnɒs/ noun 1. a Greek […]
[lem-nis-kit, lem-nis-keyt, -kit] /lɛmˈnɪs kɪt, ˈlɛm nɪsˌkeɪt, -kɪt/ noun, Analytic Geometry. 1. a plane curve generated by the locus of the point at which a variable tangent to a rectangular hyperbola intersects a perpendicular from the center to the tangent. Equation: r 2 = 2 a 2 cosθ. /ˈlɛmnɪskɪt/ noun 1. a closed plane curve […]