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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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Charles Lamb said: "We have let 26 properties within the last 10 working days and although you would expect a busy period at this time of year, this has been exceptional.
To celebrate this milestone, Charles Lamb (senior archivist for photograph and audio-visual collections at the University of Notre Dame Archives) and Elizabeth Hogan (photograph archivist at the University of Notre Dame Archives) have chosen 175 images that illustrate the evolution of campus culture and its physical environment.
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Author Bernard Charles Lamb Presents Readers with a examination of the differences and similarities between human beings and their causes and effects on people.
A Merry Season to us all, and auspicious New Year to our London': Charles Lamb and the Representation of a City.
That our bed sheets, our underwear, our tunics, trousers, and dresses that we live our lives in ended up providing the pages of the books we read emphasizes the intimate living, and lived-in dimension that Charles Lamb so appreciated in a book.
I do not remember much of what I learned but distinctly remember how she taught the Charles Lamb essay, "A Dissertation Upon Roast Pig," which details how the delicacy of pig crackling was an accidental discovery.
De primero, dos sermones: en la vieja tradicion inglesa de Navidad, rescatamos dos piezas deliciosas de Charles Lamb y Robert Louis Stevenson.