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lambda

[ lam-duh ]
/ 藞l忙m d蓹 /
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noun
the 11th letter of the Greek alphabet (螞, 位).
the consonant sound represented by this letter.
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Origin of lambda

<Greek l谩(m)bda<Semitic; see lamed
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British Dictionary definitions for lambda

lambda
/ (藞l忙md蓹) /

noun
the 11th letter of the Greek alphabet (螞, 位), a consonant transliterated as l

Word Origin for lambda

C14: from Greek, from Semitic; related to lamed
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