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Acronym for lentigines, atrial myxoma, mucocutaneous myxomas, and blue nevi. See: LAMB syndrome.


young sheep still with its dam or up to 5 months of age. Qualified as ram or ewe lamb. In commercial usage may include much older animals, e.g in Europe.

lamb bed
bummer lamb
an American term for an orphan lamb that has to be fed artifically with milk replacer.
lamb dysentery
a severe, highly fatal enteritis with diarrhea and dysentery in young lambs caused by Clostridium perfringens type B.
lamb industry
includes stud flocks which produce rams of fat lamb breeds, e.g. Dorset Down, commercial farms breeding crossbred fat lamb mothers and fattening the lambs. The latter may be undertaken in feedlots or on special pasture fattening farms. Saleyards and sale rings, lamb abattoirs and wholesale outlets comprise the marketing side of the industry.
lamb marking
earmarking, castration and tail docking.
lamb marking rate
the percentage of lambs born which reach the stage of lamb marking. An index of lamb mortality rate.
lamb poison
l's quarter
l's tongue
Scleroblitum (chenopodium) atriplicinum, plantago.
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For a detailed account of the episode and its aftermath, see Felicity James, Charles Lamb, Coleridge and Wordsworth: Reading Friendship in the 1790s (New York: Palgrave, 2008), 83-100.
8) In Monsman, Charles Lamb as the London Magazine's "Elia,'" (Lewiston, Queenston, Lampeter: Mellen P, 2003), 128, I noted that Porphyry, "author of Against the Christians (now lost) and On the Abstinence from Animal Food, .
In The Essays of Elia and The Last Essays of Elia (1820-33), Charles Lamb uses many techniques characteristic of poetry to enhance his prose and to underline his most important ideas.
Kennikat P, 1975); Frank Jordan, "More about the Romantic Art of Charles Lamb" 89-101 Roy Park, "Charles Lamb and the Critical Tradition," The Charles Lamb Bulletin 15 (1976): 129-38 and "Introduction" in Lamb as Critic 1-42; Nicola Trott, "'The Old Margate Hoy' and Other Depths of Elian Credulity," The Charles Lamb Bulletin 82 1993): 47-59.
Lucas, The Life of Charles Lamb (New York: Putnam's Sons, 1907), vol.
At first glance, chapter 3 on Charles Lamb and the fragmented self appears to offer little that is new.
62 Grosvenor Road, Jesmond, is available to rent for pounds 600pcm, through Charles Lamb, tel: 0191 281 6200.
Mill Race Cottage is available to rent for pounds 990pcm, through Charles Lamb, tel: 0191 281 6200.
8 The Chare, Leazes Square, Newcastle, is available to rent for pounds 625pcm, through Charles Lamb, tel: 0191 281 6200.
Property manager Hannah Lamb, of letting agent Charles Lamb, said: "My advice to any student renting a property is to make sure you listen to the advice given at the start of your tenancy, during your tenancy and at the end of your tenancy.
Charles Lamb, of Charles Lamb Residential Lettings in Newcastle, said: "Although the figures for lettings are up, the market has become a lot more competitive for those that deal exclusively in the rental sector.
Contact Charles Lamb Residential, tel: 0191 281 6200.