leno
noun Etymology: perhaps from French linon linen fabric, lawn, from Middle French lin flax, linen, from Latin linum flax Date: 1821 1. an open weave in which pairs of warp yarns cross one another and thereby lock the filling yarn in position 2. a fabric made with a leno weave

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  • Leno — Leno …   Wikipedia Español

  • Leno — bezeichnet: Leno (Lombardei), einen Ort in der Provinz Brescia, Italien Bernd Leno (* 1992), deutscher Fußballspieler Jay Leno (* 1950), amerikanischer Komiker und Fernsehmoderator Mark Leno (* 1951), amerikanischer Politiker …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • leño — sustantivo masculino 1. Trozo de árbol después de cortado y limpio de ramaje: Vamos a buscar leños para encender un buen fuego. 2. Madera de un árbol: Tiene buen leño este roble. 3. Uso/registro: coloquial. Persona de poca inteligencia o… …   Diccionario Salamanca de la Lengua Española

  • leño — (Del lat. lignum). 1. m. Trozo de árbol después de cortado y limpio de ramas. 2. Parte sólida de los árboles bajo la corteza. 3. Embarcación medieval, de vela y remo, semejante a las galeotas. 4. poét. barco (ǁ construcción capaz de flotar). 5.… …   Diccionario de la lengua española

  • Leno — Le no (l[=e] n[ o]), n. [Cf. It. leno weak, flexible.] A light open cotton fabric used for window curtains. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Leno — (linos), durchsichtiger Damenkleiderstoff, Drehergewebe aus Baumwollenkette und Mohairschuß mit 20 Ketten und 26 Schußfäden auf 1 cm; auch roher Gazestoff in Ägypten …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • LENO — Isid. conciliator stupri est, eo quod mentes miserorum deliniendo seducat; Festo, quod adolescentulos alliciat, dictus; Graece Μαςτροπὸς, Πορνοβόςκος, Προαγωγὸς. De quo hominum genere, sic Scalig. poet. l. 1. c. 13. ubi de Comicis Personis:… …   Hofmann J. Lexicon universale

  • léno — sr pov. u feudalizmu, zemljišni posjed dobiven od vladara na uživanje uz određene uvjete; feud ✧ {{001f}}njem …   Veliki rječnik hrvatskoga jezika

  • leno — léno sr DEFINICIJA pov. u feudalizmu, zemljišni posjed dobiven od vladara na uživanje uz određene uvjete; feud ETIMOLOGIJA njem. Lehen …   Hrvatski jezični portal

  • leno — [lē′nō] n. [Fr linon < lin, flax: see LINEN] 1. a type of weave in which the warp yarns are paired and twisted 2. a soft, meshed fabric of this weave …   English World dictionary

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