Lox definition

lŏks
Salmon that has been cured in brine and is often smoked.
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A variety of salty smoked salmon.
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Alternative form of lox. (liquid oxygen)
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Alternative form of lox. Abbreviation of liquid oxygen.
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Liquid oxygen.
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Liquid oxygen, esp. when used in rockets.
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Origin of lox

  • Yiddish laks from Middle High German lahs salmon from Old High German laks- in Indo-European roots

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition