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lox

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noun \ˈläks\

Definition of lox

  1. :  liquid oxygen

Origin and Etymology of lox

liquid oxygen

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lox

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Definition of lox

plural

lox

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loxes

  1. :  salmon that has been cured in brine and sometimes smoked

Origin and Etymology of lox

Yiddish laks, from Middle High German lahs salmon, from Old High German; akin to Old English leax salmon

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