[lep-uh n-skee veer; Serbo-Croatian. le-pen-skee veer] /ˈlɛp ən ski ˈvɪər; Serbo-Croatian. ˈlɛ pɛn ski ˈvir/
the site of an advanced Mesolithic fishing culture on the banks of the Danube in Serbia, characterized by trapezoidal buildings and large stone sculptures of human heads and torsos.
[lep-er] /ˈlɛp ər/ noun 1. a person who has leprosy. 2. a person who has been rejected or ostracized for unacceptable behavior, opinions, character, or the like; anathema; outcast. /ˈlɛpə/ noun 1. a person who has leprosy 2. (derogatory) a person who is ignored or despised n. “one afflicted with leprosy,” late 14c., from Late […]
noun 1. a hospital for lepers; leprosarium.
lepidic le·pid·ic (lə-pĭd’ĭk) adj. Relating to scales or a scaly covering layer.
1. a combining form meaning “scale,” used in the formation of compound words: lepidopteron. combining form 1. scale or scaly: lepidopterous