Leister Leis"ter, Lister Lis"ter(l[i^]s"t[~e]r), n. A spear armed with three or more prongs, for striking fish. [Scotland] [1913 Webster]

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  • Lister — is a surname, and may refer to* Alton Lister, retired American professional basketball player * Anne Lister, (1791–1840), Yorkshire landowner * Anthony Lister, an Australian born painter and installation artist * Aynsley Lister, English blues… …   Wikipedia

  • Lister — ist der Name folgender Personen: Arthur Lister (1830–1908), britischer Pilzkundler Aynsley Lister (* 1976), britischer Bluesrockmusiker Big Bill Lister (1923–2009), US amerikanischer Country Musiker Ernest Lister (1870–1919), US amerikanischer… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • lister — [ liste ] v. tr. <conjug. : 1> • v. 1960; cf. en a. fr. lister (de 1. liste) « faire la lisière d un drap » (1250), « orner le bord » (1547); de 2. liste 1 ♦ Mettre en liste. ⇒ répertorier. 2 ♦ Inform. Produire (un document) en continu à l… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Lister —     Lister     † Catholic Encyclopedia ► Lister     (alias Thomas Butler)     Jesuit writer, b. in Lancashire, about 1559; d. in England, probably before 1628; was the son of Christopher Lister, of Midhope, Yorks. He entered Douai College, 1576.… …   Catholic encyclopedia

  • lister — lìster m DEFINICIJA laganija, ob. ljetna tkanina za odijela, laganog sjajnog preljeva ETIMOLOGIJA njem. Lister ≃ fr. lustrine …   Hrvatski jezični portal

  • Lister — [lis′tər] Joseph 1st Baron Lister of Lyme Regis 1827 1912; Eng. surgeon: introduced antiseptic surgery …   English World dictionary

  • Lister — List er (l[i^]st [ e]r), n. One who makes a list or roll. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Lister — Lis ter (l[i^]s t[ e]r), n. Same as {Leister}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Lister — List er (l[i^]st [ e]r), n. [Cf. {List} a strip, border, prob. applied to the furrow or the ridge of earth along the furrow.] A double moldboard plow which throws a deep furrow, and at the same time plants and covers grain in the bottom of the… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Lister — Lister, 1) Martin, Naturforscher, geb. 1638 in Radcliffe, gest. 2. Febr. 1711 als Leibarzt der Königin Anna in London; schrieb: »Historia sive synopsis conchyliorum« (1685–93, 2 Bde.); »Historiae animalium Angliae tres tractatus« (1678). 2) Sir… …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • Lister — Lister, Sir Joseph, Chirurg, geb. 5. April 1827, Prof. in Edinburgh, 1877 in London, Erfinder der antiseptischen Verbandmethode (s. Wunde); schrieb: »The germ theory of fermentative changes« (1873), »Lactic fermentation and its bearings on… …   Kleines Konversations-Lexikon

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