lees

  • 1 Lées — Gewässerkennzahl FR: Q10 0400Vorlage:Infobox Fluss/GKZ FR Lage Frankreich, Regionen Aquitanien und Midi Pyrénées …

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  • 2 Lees — ist der Familienname folgender Personen: Benjamin Lees (1924–2010), US amerikanischer Komponist Gene Lees (1928–2010), kanadischer Journalist, Jazzautor, Liedtexter, Sänger und Musikkritiker Geoff Lees (* 1951), britischer Autorennfahrer John… …

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  • 3 Lees — (l[=e]z), n. pl. Dregs. See 2d {Lee}. [1913 Webster] …

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  • 4 Lees — (l[=e]s), n. A leash. [Obs.] Chaucer. [1913 Webster] …

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  • 5 lees — [ liz ] noun plural the thick substance that forms at the bottom of a bottle of wine …

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  • 6 lees — late 14c., from O.Fr. lies, plural of lie sediment, probably from Celtic (Cf. O.Ir. lige a bed, a lying ), from PIE root *legh to lie (see LIE (Cf. lie) (v.2)) …

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  • 7 lees — n *deposit, precipitate, sediment, dregs, grounds Analogous words: *refuse, waste …

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  • 8 lees — ► PLURAL NOUN ▪ the sediment of wine in the barrel; dregs. ORIGIN Latin liae …

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  • 9 lees — [lēz] pl.n. [pl. of lee (obs. in sing.) < ME lie < OFr < ML lia < Gaul * liga, akin to OIr lige, a bed, layer < IE base * legh > LIE1] dregs or sediment, as of fermenting wine …

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  • 10 Lees — The term Lees can refer to:* the detritus of fermentation, consisting of dead yeast and fruit debris. See Lees (fermentation); * Lees, Derbyshire, a village in England; * Lees, Greater Manchester, village near Oldham in North West England; * JW… …

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  • 11 Lées — Cette page d’homonymie répertorie les différents sujets et articles partageant un même nom. Le Lées est le nom générique donné aux rivières dans le Vic Bilh (est des Pyrénées Atlantiques). Il concerne en particulier : le Léez ou Gros Lées… …

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  • 12 Léès —  Ne doit pas être confondu avec Léez. Léès Image à insérer Caractéristiques Longueur  ? Bassin  ? Bassin collecteur …

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  • 13 LEES — The Laboratory for Electromagnetic and Electronic Systems (LEES) at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) provides the theoretical basis, and component, circuit and system technologies required to develop advanced electrical energy… …

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  • 14 Lees — Lee Lee, n.; pl. {Lees} (l[=e]z). [F. lie, perh. fr. L. levare to lift up, raise. Cf. {Lever}.] That which settles at the bottom, as of a cask of liquor (esp. wine); sediment; dregs; used now only in the plural. [Lees occurs also as a form of the …

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  • 15 Lees —    (Heb. shemarim), from a word meaning to keep or preserve. It was applied to lees from the custom of allowing wine to stand on the lees that it might thereby be better preserved (Isa. 25:6). Men settled on their lees (Zeph. 1:12) are men… …

    Easton's Bible Dictionary

  • 16 Lees — Cette page d’homonymie répertorie les différents sujets et articles partageant un même nom. Le nom de Lees est porté par plusieurs personnalités (par ordre alphabétique) : Edwin Lees (1800 1887), botaniste britannique. Robert Lees (1912… …

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  • 17 Lees — This famous name recorded as Lee, Lees, Lea, Leas, Lease and Leese is of Olde English origin. It is usually locational and derives from any of the places named with the pre 7th Century element leah . This translates as an open place in a forest… …

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  • 18 lees — What is left at the bottom of a jar of wine after fermentation (Isa. 25:6, AV), preferred to new wine, hence NRSV translation ‘well aged wines’ and REB ‘well matured’. Jeremiah compares Moab to wine ‘on his lees’ (REB, AV, NJB in Jer. 48:11; NRSV …

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  • 19 lees — drumzlės statusas T sritis chemija apibrėžtis Nuosėdos, pakibusios skystyje. atitikmenys: angl. foots; lees rus. муть …

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  • 20 lees — n.pl. 1 the sediment of wine etc. (drink to the lees). 2 dregs, refuse. Etymology: pl. of ME lie f. OF lie f. med.L lia f. Gaulish …

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