launce

[ lans, lahns ]
/ læns, lɑns /
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noun


Nearby words

  1. laughter,
  2. laughter club,
  3. laughton,
  4. laughton, charles,
  5. laumontite,
  6. launcelot,
  7. launceston,
  8. launch,
  9. launch control center,
  10. launch pad

Origin of launce

First recorded in 1615–25; variant of lance2

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British Dictionary definitions for launce

launce

/ (lɑːns) /

noun

another name for the sand eel
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