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laver

noun la·ver \ ˈlā-vər \

Definition of laver

: a large basin used for ceremonial ablutions in the ancient Jewish Tabernacle and Temple worship

Origin and Etymology of laver

Middle English lavour, from Anglo-French lavour, lavere, from Medieval Latin lavatorium


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laver

noun la·ver \ ˈlā-vər , ˈlä- \

Definition of laver

: any of several common red algae (genus Porphyra) with fronds used especially for stewing or pickling — compare nori

Origin and Etymology of laver

New Latin, from Latin, a water plant


Laver

biographical name La·ver \ ˈlā-vər \

Definition of Laver

Rod(ney George) 1938–     Australian tennis player

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