There are 3 definitions of L in English:

L1

Syllabification: L
(also l)

noun (plural Ls or L's)

  • 1The twelfth letter of the alphabet.
  • 1.1Denoting the next after K in a set of items, categories, etc..
  • 2 (L) A shape like that of a capital L: [in combination]: a four-story L-shaped building
  • 3The Roman numeral for 50.
    [originally a symbol identified with the letter L, because of coincidence of form. In ancient Roman notation, L with a stroke above denoted 50,000]

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Pronunciation: kəːf
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There are 3 definitions of L in English:

L2

Syllabification: L

abbreviation

  • 1(In tables of sports results) games lost.
  • 1.1 Chemistry Levorotatory: L-tryptophan
  • 1.2 (L.) Lake, Loch, or Lough (chiefly on maps): L. Ontario
  • 1.3Large (as a clothes size).
  • 1.4Latin.
  • 1.5Liberal.
  • 1.6 (L.) Linnaeus (as the source of names of animal and plant species): Swallowtail Butterfly Papilio machaon (L., 1758)
  • 1.7Lire.

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  • 1 Chemistry Avogadro’s number.
  • 1.1 Physics Inductance.

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There are 3 definitions of L in English:

l

Syllabification: l

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  • 1(Giving position or direction) left: l to r: Gordon, Anthony, Jerry, and Mark
  • 1.1(Chiefly in horse racing) length(s): distances 5 l, 3 l
  • 1.2 (l.) (In textual references) line: l. 648
  • 1.3 Chemistry Liquid.
  • 1.4Liter(s).
  • 1.5 (l.) • archaic Pound(s): a salary of 4l. a week

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  • (In mathematical formulas) length.

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