Labial: Relating to the lips.
Laboratory: A building or room in which scientific work is con-
ducted and experiments are performed.
Laceration: A tearing.
Lacuna: A gap; space; vacancy.
Lallation: Lalling (especially lalling on the letter r).
Lalling: Inability to articulate clearly; an infantile form of
lhi Lalophobia: Speech-fear; the fear of talking.
j i' • Laminate: Made up of layers or thin plates.
j [ Languish.: To fade; wither; become spiritless.
ijjj' Lapidary: Inscribed upon stone; inscribed upon tombstones.
Laryngeal: Relating to the larynx.
Larynx: The upper part of the windpipe containing the organs
Lasciviousness: Lustfulness; indulgence in animal desires.
Laud: To praise; extol.
Leash: A line; a thong; a cord; a line by which an animal is
held in check.
Legible: That may be read; distinct; easily deciphered.
Legionary: Relating to a legion; containing a great number.
Lesion: A hurt; a wound; an injury; a changed condition due
Lethargic: Sluggish; dull; heavy.
Levator labii superioris alaeque nasi: One of the facial muscles.
Lexicographical: Relating to a dictionary or the writing of a
Liaison:. An intrigue; sexual intimacy.
Lingual: Relating to the tongue.
Linguistic: Relating to language.
Linguo-palatal: Requiring both tongue and palate for articulation.
Liquor arsenicalis: A medicine.