a city in Northern Ireland in Lisburn district, Co Antrim, noted for its linen industry: headquarters of the British Army in Northern Ireland. Pop: 71 465 (2001)
a district of S Northern Ireland, in Co Antrim and Co Down. Pop: 109 565 (2003 est). Area: 446 sq km (172 sq miles)
[lee-suh, -zuh] /ˈli sə, -zə/ noun 1. a female given name, form of .
[li-sen-tee] /lɪˈsɛn ti/ noun 1. plural of . [sen-tee] /ˈsɛn ti/ noun, plural lisente [li-sen-tee] /lɪˈsɛn ti/ (Show IPA) 1. a nickel-brass coin and monetary unit of Lesotho, the 100th part of a loti.
[lis-gahr] /ˈlɪs gɑr/ noun 1. Sir John Young, 1807–76, Canadian political leader: governor general 1869–72.
- Li shih-chen
Li Shih-Chen (lē’ shər’chŭn’), 1518-1593. Chinese biologist and pharmacist whose Great Pharmacopoeia (1596) became the standard text of Chinese herbal medicine.