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ˈlæŋ liLan·g·ley

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. langleynoun

    unit of solar radiation

  2. Langley, Samuel Pierpoint Langleynoun

    United States astronomer and aviation pioneer who invented the bolometer and contributed to the design of early aircraft (1834-1906)

Wiktionary

  1. Langleynoun

    An English surname.

  2. Langleynoun

    An unincorporated community in the census-designated place of McLean in Fairfax County, Virginia, United States.

  3. Langleynoun

    A metronym for the Central Intelligence Agency, whose headquarters is located in Langley, Virginia.

  4. Langleynoun

    A district municipality in southwestern British Columbia, Canada.

  5. Langleynoun

    A town in England.

  6. Langleynoun

    A lunar crater located close to the northwestern limb of the Moon.

  7. langleynoun

    A unit of heat transmission in the CGS system of units. It is equivalent to 41,840 J/mu00B2 in SI units. Symbol: Ly.

  8. Etymology: A habitational name from any of the numerous places named with Old English lang ("long") + lēah ("wood" or "glade").

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  1. Langley

    Langley is an unincorporated community in the census-designated place of McLean in Fairfax County, Virginia, United States. The community was essentially absorbed into McLean many years ago, although there is still a Langley High School. In addition to being a bedroom community for Washington, D.C., the area is the site of the headquarters for the Central Intelligence Agency, the Turner-Fairbank Highway Research Center of the Federal Highway Administration, and the Claude Moore Colonial Farm of the National Park Service. Langley is often used as a metonym for the CIA.

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Langley in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Langley in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

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