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lea

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noun \ˈlē, ˈlā\

Definition of lea

  1. 1 :  grassland, pasture

  2. 2 usually ley :  arable land used temporarily for hay or grazing

Examples of lea in a sentence

  1. <across the lea rolls a lonely wagon>

  2. <the cattle were free to range over the lea>

Variants of lea

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Origin and Etymology of lea

Middle English leye, from Old English lēah; akin to Old High German lōh thicket, Latin lucus grove, lux light — more at light


First Known Use: before 12th century

Other Agriculture/Gardening Terms


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lea

abbreviation

Definition of lea

  1. leather

Other Fur and Leather Terms


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