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lascar


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Lascar  \Las"car\,  n.  [Per.  &  Hind.  lashkar  an  army,  an  inferior 
  artillery  man,  a  cooly,  a  native  sailor.] 
  A  native  sailor,  employed  in  European  vessels;  also  a  menial 
  employed  about  arsenals,  camps,  camps,  etc.;  a  camp  follower. 
  [East  Indies] 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  lascar 
  n  1:  an  East  Indian  sailor 
  2:  a  volcano  in  the  Andes  in  Chile  [syn:  {Lascar}] 




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