3-letter words starting with l

  • l&o — Logic and Objects. A front end for IC Prolog.
  • l/c — letter of credit
  • l/p — letterpress
  • l8r — L8R is the written abbreviation for 'later', mainly used in text messages and e-mails.
  • la. — La. is a written abbreviation for lane, and is used especially in addresses and on maps or signs.
  • lab — Informal. Labrador retriever.
  • lac — (in prescriptions) milk.
  • lad — a boy or youth.
  • lae — a seaport in E Papua New Guinea: used as a major supply base by the Japanese in World War II.
  • lag — netlag
  • lah — (music) alternative spelling of la.
  • lai — (in medieval French literature)
  • lam — to beat; thrash.
  • lan — a system for linking private telecommunications equipment, as in a building or cluster of buildings.
  • lao — a member of a people of Laos and northern Thailand.
  • lap — the act of lapping liquid.
  • lar — (initial capital letter) Roman Religion. any of the Lares.
  • las — the syllable used for the sixth tone of a diatonic scale.
  • lat — a former silver coin of Latvia, equal to 100 santimi.
  • lau — Langage a Assignation Unique. A single assignment language for the LAU dataflow machine, Toulouse.
  • lav — a variable retrovirus that invades and inactivates helper T cells of the immune system and is a cause of AIDS and AIDS-related complex: variants were identified in several laboratories and independently named lymphadenopathy-associated virus (LAV) human T-cell lymphotropic virus type 3 (HTLV-3) and AIDS-related virus (ARV) the name human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) being subsequently proposed by an international taxonomy committee.
  • law — software law
  • lax — not strict or severe; careless or negligent: lax morals; a lax attitude toward discipline.
  • lay — to bring about or affect by lying (often used reflexively): to lie oneself out of a difficulty; accustomed to lying his way out of difficulties.
  • lb. — pound.
  • lba — Logical Block Addressing
  • lbd — little black dress
  • lbf — Pound-force (unit of force).
  • lbj — Lyndon Baines Johnson
  • lbl — Lawrence Berkeley Laboratory, Berkeley, CA, USA.
  • lbo — finance: leveraged buyout
  • lbs — Plural form of lb; pounds.
  • lbv — Late Bottled Vintage: applied to port wine that has been matured in casks for six years and is then ready for drinking
  • lbw — Alternative capitalization of LBW.
  • lbx — Low Bandwidth X.
  • lc- — landing craft
  • lcc — Language for Conversational Computing. Written at CMU in the 1960's. Similar to JOSS, with declarations, pointers and block structure from ALGOL 60. Implemented for IBM 360/IBM 370 under TSS.
  • lcd — liquid crystal display
  • lcf — Logic for Computable Functions
  • lcj — Lord Chief Justice
  • lcl — 1. The Larch interface language for ANSI standard C. 2. Liga Control Language. Controls the attribute evaluator generator LIGA, part of the Eli compiler-compiler.
  • lcm — (mathematics) initialism of least common multiple.
  • lcp — Link Control Protocol
  • lcs — Language for Communicating Systems
  • ldb — /l*'d*b/ [PDP-10 instruction] To extract from the middle. "LDB me a slice of cake, please." This usage has been kept alive by Common LISP's function of the same name. Considered silly. See also DPB.
  • ldc — a country less developed economically than most other countries
  • ldg — leading
  • ldl — ["LDL: A Logic-Based Data-Language", S. Tsur et al, Proc VLDB 1986, Kyoto Japan, Aug 1986, pp.33-41].
  • ldp — Linux Documentation Project
  • ldr — long distance relationship

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