Definition of lights in English:

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lights

Pronunciation: /lʌɪts/

plural noun

The lungs of sheep, pigs, or bullocks, used as food, especially for pets.

Origin

Middle English: use of light2 as a noun (so named because of their lightness). Compare with lung.

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