Lights meaning

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The lungs, especially the lungs of an animal slaughtered for food.
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The lungs of animals, as sheep, hogs, or cattle, used as food.
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Plural form of light.
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The lungs, now only of an animal (being lighter than adjacent parts).
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Third-person singular simple present indicative form of light.
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Origin of lights

  • Middle English lightes from light light in weight (from the lightness of the lungs compared to other organs) light2
    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition