2 definitions found

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 [gcide]:

L \L\, adjective

1. Having the general shape of the (capital) letter L; as, an L beam, or L-beam. [Webster 1913 Suppl.]

2. Elevated; -- a symbol for {el.} as an abbreviation of elevated in elevated road or railroad. -- n. An elevated road; as, to ride on the L. [Colloq., U. S.] [Webster 1913 Suppl.]

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) [wn]:



1: angular distance above the horizon (especially of a celestial object) [syn: {elevation}, {EL}, {altitude}, {ALT}]

2: a railway that is powered by electricity and that runs on a track that is raised above the street level [syn: {elevated railway}, {elevated railroad}, {elevated}, {el}, {overhead railway}]

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