Main definitions of l in English

: l1L2L3

l1

Pronunciation /el/ /ɛl/

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abbreviation

  • 1(giving position or direction) left.

    • ‘l to r: Gordon, Anthony, Jerry, and Mark’
  • 2(chiefly in horse racing) length(s)

    • ‘distances 5 l, 3 l’
  • 3l.(in textual references) line.

    • ‘l. 648’
  • 4Chemistry
    Liquid.

  • 5Liter(s).

  • 6l.archaic Pound(s)

    • ‘a salary of 4l. a week’

  • (in mathematical formulas) length.

Main definitions of L in English

: l1L2L3

L2

(also l)

Pronunciation /el/ /ɛl/

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nounLs, L's

  • 1The twelfth letter of the alphabet.

    1. 1.1Denoting the next after K in a set of items, categories, etc.
  • 2LA shape like that of a capital L.

    • ‘a four-story L-shaped building’
  • 3The Roman numeral for 50.

  • 4North American informal A loss, setback, or failure.

    • ‘some folks just don't know how to take an L, do they?’

Main definitions of L in English

: l1L2L3

L3

Pronunciation /el/ /ɛl/

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abbreviation

  • 1(in tables of sports results) games lost.

  • 2Chemistry
    Levorotatory.

    • ‘L-tryptophan’
  • 3L.Lake, Loch, or Lough (chiefly on maps)

    • ‘L. Ontario’
  • 4Large (as a clothes size).

  • 5L.Linnaeus (as the source of names of animal and plant species)

    • ‘Swallowtail Butterfly Papilio machaon (L., 1758)’
  • 6Lire.

  • 7Latin.

  • 8Liberal.

  • 1Chemistry
    Avogadro's number.

  • 2Physics
    Inductance.

Pronunciation

L

/el/ /ɛl/