What does LAX mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. lax, slack(adj)

    lacking in rigor or strictness

    "such lax and slipshod ways are no longer acceptable"; "lax in attending classes"; "slack in maintaining discipline"

  2. lax(adj)

    pronounced with muscles of the tongue and jaw relatively relaxed (e.g., the vowel sound in `bet')

  3. lax(adj)

    lacking in strength or firmness or resilience

    "a lax rope"; "a limp handshake"

  4. lax, loose(adj)

    emptying easily or excessively

    "loose bowels"

Webster Dictionary

  1. Lax(verb)

    not tense, firm, or rigid; loose; slack; as, a lax bandage; lax fiber

  2. Lax(verb)

    not strict or stringent; not exact; loose; weak; vague; equivocal

  3. Lax(verb)

    having a looseness of the bowels; diarrheal

  4. Lax(noun)

    a looseness; diarrhea

Freebase

  1. LAX

    LAX is a television drama set at the Los Angeles International Airport and draws its name from the airport's IATA airport code, "LAX". On May 17, 2004 NBC announced that they had picked up the pilot to series.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Lax

    laks, adj. slack: loose: soft, flabby: not strict in discipline or morals: loose in the bowels.—adj. Lax′ative, having the power of loosening the bowels.—n. a purgative or aperient medicine.—ns. Lax′ativeness, Lax′ity, Lax′ness, state or quality of being lax; Laxā′tor, a muscle that relaxes an organ or part; Lax′ist, one holding loose notions of moral laws, or of their application.—adv. Lax′ly. [L. laxus, loose.]

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  1. LAX

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of LAX in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of LAX in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

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