Lum
Lum Lum (l[u^]m), n. [W. llumon chimney, llum that shoots up or ends in a point.] 1. A chimney. [Prov. Eng. & Scot.] --Burns. [1913 Webster]

2. A ventilating chimney over the shaft of a mine. [1913 Webster]

3. A woody valley; also, a deep pool. [Prov. Eng.] [1913 Webster]


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  • Lum — or LUM may refer to: * Alfa Lum cycling team * IBM LUM (licence use management) * Lao Lum, an ethnic group of Laos *The Scots language term for chimney As a given name or surname, it may be: *Lum, a Chinese Hakka surname (蓝) *Lum (surname), an… …   Wikipedia

  • Lum — ist der Familienname folgender Personen: Benjamin W. S. Lum (1953–2002), US amerikanischer Filmschauspieler Dyer Lum (1839–1893), US amerikanischer Anarchist und Dichter Lum Pao Hua (unbekannt), chinesischer Tennisspieler der Name folgender Orte …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • lum — [lum] n. 〚< ?〛 [Scot. or North Eng.] a chimney * * * …   Universalium

  • lum — [lum] n. [< ?] [Scot. or North Eng.] a chimney …   English World dictionary

  • lum — ac·e·tab·u·lum; acic·u·lum; am·y·lum; an·te·bel·lum; an·te·o·per·cu·lum; as·co·phyl·lum; as·per·gil·lum; asy·lum; bac·u·lum; bel·lum; blaf·lum; blel·lum; bol·bo·phyl·lum; brach·y·phyl·lum; cal·o·phyl·lum; ca·lum·ba; ca·lum·ni·ate;… …   English syllables

  • lümə — I (Ağsu, Bakı, Gəncə, Naxçıvan, Salyan, İrəvan) qısaquyruqlu (quş, it). – Lümə to:uğ bizzərdə çox olar (Ağsu); – Bizim to:ğların hamsı lümədi (Bakı); – Lümə to:ğ çox yiyər (Salyan) II (Ağcabədi, Qubadlı) 1. çəltiyin ikinci dəfə döyülüşü… …   Azərbaycan dilinin dialektoloji lüğəti

  • LUM — Lumican, also known as LUM, is a human gene.cite web | title = Entrez Gene: LUM lumican| url = http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/sites/entrez?Db=gene Cmd=ShowDetailView TermToSearch=4060| accessdate = ] PBB Summary section title = summary text = This… …   Wikipedia

  • Lum — Personnages de Urusei yatsura Personnages du manga et anime Urusei yatsura (Lamu). Sommaire 1 Personnages principaux 1.1 Ataru Moroboshi 1.2 Lamu 1 …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Lum — Recorded as Lom, Lomb, Loome, Loomes, Lumb, Lum, and Lumm, this is an English medieval surname. It has several possible origins, the most likely being from Lamb, an early Olde English pre 7th century name of endearment. Another is that it is… …   Surnames reference

  • lum — chimney, as in “Lang may yer lum reek” long may your chimney smoke. In Edinburgh they add “wi someone else s coal!” …   Scottish slang

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