What does L mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. liter, litre, l, cubic decimeter, cubic decimetrenoun

    a metric unit of capacity, formerly defined as the volume of one kilogram of pure water under standard conditions; now equal to 1,000 cubic centimeters (or approximately 1.75 pints)

  2. fifty, 50, Lnoun

    the cardinal number that is the product of ten and five

  3. lambert, Lnoun

    a cgs unit of illumination equal to the brightness of a perfectly diffusing surface that emits or reflects one lumen per square centimeter

  4. L, ladjective

    the 12th letter of the Roman alphabet

  5. fifty, 50, ladjective

    being ten more than forty


  1. labbreviation

    litre, liter

  2. labbreviation

    Latin Language

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  4. l

    Low Pressure Front

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  9. Lnoun

    The statistic for the number of losses by a team or player limited by some criteria (e.g. this season, at home, on turf)

Samuel Johnson's Dictionary

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  1. L

    L is the twelfth letter of the modern English alphabet and the ISO basic Latin alphabet. Its name in English is el (pronounced ), plural els.


  1. l

    "L" can refer to different concepts, so here are a few possible definitions: 1. In mathematics, "l" is commonly used to represent a variable or an unknown value in an equation or formula. 2. In computing, "l" can refer to a bit, byte, or character representing the lowercase letter 'l'. 3. In music, "l" is often used to indicate the left hand in piano notation. 4. In physics, "L" can represent various quantities such as length, angular momentum, or inductance. 5. In chemistry, "L" may denote a liter, a unit of volume. It is important to note that without further context, the specific meaning of "l" can vary across different fields and applications.

Webster Dictionary

  1. L

    l is the twelfth letter of the English alphabet, and a vocal consonant. It is usually called a semivowel or liquid. Its form and value are from the Greek, through the Latin, the form of the Greek letter being from the Phoenician, and the ultimate origin prob. Egyptian. Etymologically, it is most closely related to r and u; as in pilgrim, peregrine, couch (fr. collocare), aubura (fr. LL. alburnus)

  2. L

    as a numeral, L stands for fifty in the English, as in the Latin language

  3. Lnoun

    an extension at right angles to the length of a main building, giving to the ground plan a form resembling the letter L; sometimes less properly applied to a narrower, or lower, extension in the direction of the length of the main building; a wing

  4. Lnoun

    a short right-angled pipe fitting, used in connecting two pipes at right angles


  1. L

    L is the twelfth letter of the ISO basic Latin alphabet. In Roman numerals it represents 50.

The Standard Electrical Dictionary

  1. L

    Symbol for length and also for the unit of inductance or coefficient of induction, because the dimensions of inductance are length.

Dictionary of Nautical Terms

  1. l

    The three L's were formerly vaunted by seamen who despised the use of nautical astronomy; viz. lead, latitude, and look-out, all of them admirable in their way. Dr. or Captain Halley added the fourth L--the greatly desired longitude.

Rap Dictionary

  1. lnoun

    a joint or blunt, possibly two joints/blunts. drinkin' bacardi at aa meetings, smokin' a L -- Immortal Technique (Obnoxious)

  2. lnoun

    short for El Producto, a brand of cigar.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of L in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of L in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

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