a roofed gate to a churchyard under which a bier is set down during a burial service to await the coming of the clergyman.
a variant spelling of lych gate
a roofed gate to a churchyard, formerly used during funerals as a temporary shelter for the bier
[lik-nis] /ˈlɪk nɪs/ noun 1. any showy-flowered plant belonging to the genus Lychnis, of the pink family. /ˈlɪknɪs/ noun 1. any caryophyllaceous plant of the genus Lychnis, having red, pink, or white five-petalled flowers See also ragged robin
[lik-nuh-skohp] /ˈlɪk nəˌskoʊp/ noun 1. .
[lish-ee-uh n] /ˈlɪʃ i ən/ adjective 1. of or relating to . noun 2. an inhabitant of . 3. an Anatolian language of , written in a form of the Greek alphabet. /ˈlɪsɪən/ adjective 1. of or relating to ancient Lycia, its inhabitants, or their language noun 2. an inhabitant of Lycia 3. the extinct […]
[lahy-seen] /ˈlaɪ sin/ noun, Chemistry. 1. .
[lahy-kuh-peen] /ˈlaɪ kəˌpin/ noun, Biochemistry. 1. a red crystalline substance, C 40 H 56 , that is the main pigment of certain fruits, as the tomato and paprika, and is a precursor to carotene in plant biosynthesis. /ˈlaɪkəˌpiːn/ noun 1. an acyclic carotenoid occuring in tomatoes and some other ripe fruit as a red pigment. […]