a cabochon cut in which the upper and lower portions of the stone are identical.
[len-til, -tl] /ˈlɛn tɪl, -tl/ noun 1. a plant, Lens culinaris, of the legume family, having flattened, biconvex seeds used as food. 2. the seed itself. /ˈlɛntɪl/ noun 1. a small annual leguminous plant, Lens culinaris, of the Mediterranean region and W Asia, having edible brownish convex seeds 2. any of the seeds of this […]
(Heb. ‘adashim), a species of vetch (Gen. 25:34; 2 Sam. 23:11), common in Syria under the name addas. The red pottage made by Jacob was of lentils (Gen. 25:29-34). They were among the provisions brought to David when he fled from Absalom (2 Sam. 17:28). It is the Ervum lens of Linnaeus, a leguminous plant […]
[len-tisk] /ˈlɛn tɪsk/ noun 1. (def 1).
[len-tis-uh-moh; Italian len-tees-see-maw] /lɛnˈtɪs əˌmoʊ; Italian lɛnˈtis siˌmɔ/ Music. adjective 1. very slow. adverb 2. very slowly. /lɛnˈtɪsɪˌməʊ/ adjective, adverb 1. (music) to be played very slowly