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lat

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[ laht ]
/ lɑt /
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noun, plural lats, la·ti [lah-tee]. /ˈlɑ ti/.

a former silver coin of Latvia, equal to 100 santimi.

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Origin of lat

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1920–25; <Latvian lats, equivalent to Lat(vija) Latvia + -s nominative singular noun ending

Definition for lat (2 of 5)

lat2
[ lat ]
/ læt /

noun Informal.

Origin of lat

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By shortening

Definition for lat (3 of 5)

lât
[ laht ]
/ lɑt /

noun Architecture.

(in India) a monolithic stamba.

Origin of lât

First recorded in 1790–1800, lât is from the Hindi word lāṭ, lāṭh

Definition for lat (4 of 5)

lat.

abbreviation

latitude.

Definition for lat (5 of 5)

Lat.

abbreviation

Latin.
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British Dictionary definitions for lat (1 of 2)

lat.

abbreviation for

latitude

British Dictionary definitions for lat (2 of 2)

Lat.

abbreviation for

Latin
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