noun lac·mus \ˈlakməs\
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Definition of lacmus



  1. :  litmus

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Origin and Etymology of lacmus

Dutch lakmoes, from Middle Dutch leecmōs, from lēken to drip (akin to Old English leccan to moisten) + mōs green vegetables, mushy foods; akin to Old English, Old Saxon, Old Frisian mōs food, Old High German muos, Old English mete food — more at leak, meat

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a trip made at another's expense

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