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lac


  4  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Lac  \Lac\,  Lakh  \Lakh\,  n.  [Hind.  lak,  l[=a]kh,  l[=a]ksh,  Skr. 
  laksha  a  mark,  sign,  lakh.] 
  One  hundred  thousand;  also  a  vaguely  great  number;  as  a  lac 
  of  rupees.  [Written  also  {lack}.]  [East  Indies] 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Lac  \Lac\,  n.  [Per.  lak;  akin  to  Skr.  l[=a]ksh[=a]:  cf  F. 
  lague,  It  &  NL  lacca.  Cf  {Lake}  a  color,  {Lacquer}, 
  {Litmus}.] 
  A  resinous  substance  produced  mainly  on  the  banyan  tree,  but 
  to  some  extent  on  other  trees,  by  the  {Coccus  lacca} 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  lac 
  n  :  resinlike  substance  secreted  by  certain  lac  insects;  used  in 
  e.g.  varnishes  and  sealing  wax 
 
  From  V.E.R.A.  --  Virtual  Entity  of  Relevant  Acronyms  13  March  2001  [vera]: 
 
  LAC 
  Lotus  Authorized  Consultants  (Lotus) 
 
 




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