lino

[lahy-noh]
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noun, plural li·nos. Chiefly British Informal.


Nearby words

  1. linnean classification,
  2. linnet,
  3. linnet hole,
  4. linney,
  5. linnhe,
  6. lino tile,
  7. linocut,
  8. linoleate,
  9. linoleic,
  10. linoleic acid

Origin of lino

by shortening

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British Dictionary definitions for lino

lino

noun

short for linoleum
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Word Origin and History for lino

lino

n.

1907, short for linotype.

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