lionlike
adjective see lion

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  • Lionlike — Li on*like (l[imac] [u^]n*l[imac]k ), a. Like a lion; brave as a lion. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • lionlike — adjective Resembling a lion or some aspect of one. Syn: leonine …   Wiktionary

  • lionlike — adj. resembling a lion …   English contemporary dictionary

  • lionlike — ˈ ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ˌ ̷ ̷ adjective : resembling a lion * * * liˈonlike or liˈonly adjective • • • Main Entry: ↑lion …   Useful english dictionary

  • leontiasis — /lee euhn tuy euh sis/, n. Pathol. 1. a lionlike facial distortion. 2. Also called leontiasis ossea /os ee euh/. an overgrowth of the cranial and facial bones resulting in a lionlike appearance. [ < Gk leont , s. of léon LION + IASIS] * * * …   Universalium

  • leontiases — n. lionlike appearance of the face caused by a form of leprosy (Pathology); leontiasis ossea, abnormal growth of the facial bones which results in a lionlike appearance …   English contemporary dictionary

  • leontiasis — n. lionlike appearance of the face caused by a form of leprosy (Pathology); leontiasis ossea, abnormal growth of the facial bones which results in a lionlike appearance …   English contemporary dictionary

  • lion — noun (plural lions) Etymology: Middle English lioun, from Anglo French leun, lion, from Latin leon , leo, from Greek leōn Date: 12th century 1. a. or plural lion a large heavily built social cat (Panthera leo) of open or rocky areas chiefly of… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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  • Kambojas in Indian literature — The Kamboja peoples are referenced in numerous Sanskrit and Pali literature including Sama Veda, Atharvaveda, Ramayana, Mahabharata, Puranas, Kautiliya s Arthashastra, Yasaka s Nirukata, Buddhist Jatakas, Jaina Canons, ancient grammar books and… …   Wikipedia

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