L definitions

ĕl
Land.
abbreviation
448
5
Avogadro constant.
symbol
447
1
The twelfth letter of the English alphabet: from the Greek lambda, a borrowing from the Phoenician.
noun
447
10
Large.
abbreviation
444
2
Any of the speech sounds that this letter represents, as, in English, the (l) of love.
noun
444
3
Inductance.
symbol
444
9
Pound(s) sterling.
symbol
441
1
A type or impression for l or L.
noun
441
6
Lira; lire.
abbreviation
441
8
The twelfth in a sequence or group.
noun
438
5
Liter(s)
abbreviation
438
5
An object shaped like L.
noun
435
6
Long.
abbreviation
435
8
An extension of a building that gives the whole a shape resembling L; ell.
noun
432
5
Loss(es)
abbreviation
432
6
A Roman numeral for 50: with a superior bar (), 50,000
noun
429
3
Lake.
abbreviation
429
4
An elevated railroad.
noun
426
2
Lambert(s)
abbreviation
426
10
Large.
abbreviation
423
11
Latent heat.
abbreviation
420
5
Latin.
abbreviation
417
12
Left.
abbreviation
414
10
Latitude.
abbreviation
411
6
Length.
abbreviation
408
2
Lineman.
abbreviation
405
9
Lira; lire.
abbreviation
402
6
Liter(s)
abbreviation
399
8
Lobby.
abbreviation
396
9
Longitude.
abbreviation
393
9
Loss(es)
abbreviation
390
0
Low.
abbreviation
387
2
Lucius (the praenomen)
abbreviation
384
5
Law.
abbreviation
381
7
Leaf.
abbreviation
378
11
League.
abbreviation
375
6
Left.
abbreviation
372
0
Length.
abbreviation
369
3
Line.
abbreviation
366
11
Link.
abbreviation
363
2
Of l or L.
adjective
360
7
Twelfth in a sequence or group.
adjective
357
3
Shaped like L.
adjective
354
6
Levorotatory.
affix
351
5
Having an asymmetrical, left-handed spatial arrangement of atoms.

L-glucose.

affix
348
9
The symbol for the Roman numeral 50.
206
4
In biochemistry, a symbol used as a prefix to indicate the spatial configuration of certain organic compounds with asymmetric carbon atoms. It is used if an organic compound has a configuration about an asymmetric carbon atom analogous to that of L-glyceraldehyde (the arbitrarily chosen standard), in which the hydroxy (OH) functional group is on the left side of the asymmetric carbon atom.

An L-amino acid.

203
6
Length.
abbreviation
200
4
Lambert.
abbreviation
197
5
Latin.
abbreviation
194
3
Licentiate.
abbreviation
191
5
Linnaean.
abbreviation
188
5
Large.
abbreviation
185
2
Left.
abbreviation
182
5
Liter.
abbreviation
179
0
Loss.
abbreviation
176
4
Low.
abbreviation
173
1
Line.
abbreviation
170
3
Lira.
abbreviation
167
2
Lake.
abbreviation
164
5
The 12th letter of the modern English alphabet.
noun
161
4
Any of the speech sounds represented by the letter l.
noun
158
4
The 12th in a series.
noun
155
4
Something shaped like the letter L.
noun
152
4
Latin Language.
abbreviation
14
0
Liber.
abbreviation
14
0
abbreviation
11
0
abbreviation
11
0
Low Pressure Front.
abbreviation
8
0
(chemistry, physics, astronomy) Lyman alpha or Lyman-alpha.
abbreviation
8
0
The definition of l is the twelfth letter of the English alphabet.

An example of l is the first letter in the word "lamp."

noun
6
0
In biochemistry, a symbol used as a prefix to indicate the spatial configuration of certain organic compounds with asymmetric carbon atoms. It is used if an organic compound has a configuration about an asymmetric carbon atom analogous to that of L-glyceraldehyde (the arbitrarily chosen standard), in which the hydroxy (OH) functional group is on the left side of the asymmetric carbon atom in a Fischer projection formula.

An L-amino acid.

none
5
0
The twelfth letter of the English alphabet, called el and written in the Latin script.
letter
5
0
Left.
abbreviation
5
0
Abbreviation of length , liter.
4
0
Lobby.
abbreviation
2
0
The letter l with a stroke.
letter
2
0
Symbol for Inductance. See inductance.
1
0
Chat room talk for “laugh.”
0
0
The ordinal number twelfth, derived from this letter of the English alphabet, called el and written in the Latin script.
numeral
0
0
A Chinese surname (see 陸, 陆).
pronoun
0
0
A Chinese surname (see 盧, 卢).
pronoun
0
0
Alternative spelling of Lugh.
pronoun
0
0
A municipality in the district of Inn in the Swiss canton of Graubünden.
pronoun
0
0
The language spoken in Yunnan province of China.
pronoun
0
0
(computing) The ASCII control character form feed in caret notation.
symbol
0
0

Origin of l

From l(evorotatory)