a person who receives a loan
a sportsperson who is loaned from one organization to another
[loh-an-duh, -ahn-; Portuguese loo-ahn-duh] /loʊˈæn də, -ˈɑn-; Portuguese lʊˈɑ̃ də/ noun 1. . /ləʊˈændə/ noun 1. a variant spelling of Luanda
noun 1. a system for linking private telecommunications equipment, as in a building or cluster of buildings. 2. Computers. a system for linking personal computers and workstations with each other in order to share data, devices, programs, etc.: usually confined to one office, building, or home. Compare (def 3). noun 1. (computing) the linking of […]
- Local anesthetic
local anesthetic n. An agent that, when applied directly to mucous membranes or when injected about the nerves, produces loss of sensation by inhibiting nerve excitation or conduction. An anesthetic that causes loss of sensation only to the area to which it is applied. (Compare general anesthetic.)
- Local asphyxia
local asphyxia n. Stagnation of the circulation, sometimes resulting in localized gangrene, especially of the fingers.