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Meanings of Locomotiveness:

noun

The quality of being locomotive; the fact of moving or having moved from one place to another; capacity for locomotion.

Locomotives

ˈen.dʒɪn

Meanings of Locomotives:

noun

A powered railway vehicle used for pulling trains.

Usage examples:

A diesel locomotive
adjective

Relating to or effecting locomotion.

Usage examples:

Locomotive power

Meanings of Locomotivity:

noun

Capacity for locomotion; the ability to move from one place to another. compare locomobility , locomotility .

Locomotor

ləʊkə(ʊ)ˈməʊtə

Meanings of Locomotor:

adjective

Relating to locomotion.

Usage examples:

Locomotor organs

Locos

ˈləʊ.kəʊ

Meanings of Locos:

noun

A locomotive.

Usage examples:

Britain's most famous steam loco
adjective

Insane; crazy.

Usage examples:

The fame and success made him go loco

Locoweed

ˈləʊ.kəʊ.wiːd

Meanings of Locoweed:

noun

A plant of the pea family that can cause a brain disorder if eaten by livestock, the symptoms of which include unpredictable behaviour and loss of coordination.

Meanings of Locoweeds:

noun

A plant of the pea family that contains a toxin which can cause neurological and other symptoms if eaten by livestock.

Usage examples:

Rocky summit species include the rather rare huddleson's locoweed, a three-to-four-inch-tall, hairy…

Meanings of Loculament:

noun

A small compartment, specifically of the ovary or anther of a plant; a loculus.

Meanings of Loculate:

adjective

Divided into, or containing, loculi; locular.

Meanings of Loculated:

adjective

Divided into, or containing, loculi; = loculate .

Meanings of Loculation:

noun

The state or condition of being loculated; development or production of loculi.

Locule

ˈlɒkjuːl

Meanings of Locule:

noun

Each of a number of small separate cavities, especially in an ovary.

Meanings of Locules:

noun

Each of a number of small separate cavities, especially in an ovary.

Loculi

ˈlɒkjʊləs

Meanings of Loculi:

noun

Each of a number of small separate cavities, especially in an ovary; a locule.

Usage examples:

No vascular tissue was present in the septum, which forms a partition in the pod cavity between the…

Meanings of Loculicidal:

adjective

Of a carpel, fruit, etc.: that dehisces through the back or dorsal suture of the locules, as opposed to splitting along the septa; designating or relating to dehiscence of this type.

Meanings of Loculicidally:

adjective

Of a carpel, fruit, etc.: that dehisces through the back or dorsal suture of the locules, as opposed to splitting along the septa; designating or relating to dehiscence of this type.

Meanings of Loculose:

adjective

Containing, or full of, loculi or cells; divided into loculi.

Meanings of Loculous:

adjective

= loculose .

Loculus

ˈlɒkjʊləs

Meanings of Loculus:

noun

Each of a number of small separate cavities, especially in an ovary; a locule.

Usage examples:

No vascular tissue was present in the septum, which forms a partition in the pod cavity between the…

Meanings of Locum:

noun

A person who stands in temporarily for someone else of the same profession, especially a cleric or doctor.

Usage examples:

For example, monitoring of particular subgroups of general practitioners, such as locums, assistant…

Locus

ˈləʊ.kəs

Meanings of Locus:

noun

A particular position or place where something occurs or is situated.

Usage examples:

It is impossible to specify the exact locus in the brain of these neural events

Locust

ˈləʊkəst

Meanings of Locust:

noun

A large, mainly tropical grasshopper with strong powers of flight. it is usually solitary, but from time to time there is a population explosion and it migrates in vast swarms which cause extensive damage to vegetation.

Usage examples:

Vast swarms of locusts have swept over south sulawesi in the past few days, destroying rice and sec…

Meanings of Locusta:

noun

Originally: = "locust". in later use: specifically any of the large, grasshopper-like orthopteran insects constituting the genus locusta; specifically the migratory locust, l. migratorius. also (in form locusta): the genus itself.

Locusts

ˈləʊ.kəst

Meanings of Locusts:

noun

A large, mainly tropical grasshopper with strong powers of flight. it is usually solitary, but from time to time there is a population explosion and it migrates in vast swarms which cause extensive damage to vegetation.

Usage examples:

Vast swarms of locusts have swept over south sulawesi in the past few days, destroying rice and sec…

Meanings of Locution:

noun

A word or phrase, especially with regard to style or idiom.

Usage examples:

These locutions are determinedly descriptive.

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