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Lam·bert

(lam'bert),
Edward H., 20th-century U.S. physician. See: Lambert-Eaton myasthenic syndrome, Eaton-Lambert syndrome.

Lam·bert

(lam'bert),
Johann Heinrich, German physicist and mathematician, 1728-1777. See: Lambert, Beer-Lambert law, Lambert law.

lam·bert

(lam'bert),
A unit of brightness; the brightness of a perfectly diffusing surface emitting or reflecting a total luminous flux of 1 lumen/sq cm of surface.
[J.H. Lambert, German physicist and mathematician, 1728-1777]

lambert

An obsolete, non-SI (International System) unit of luminous intensity, equal to 1000 candelas.

lam·bert

(lahm'bĕrt)
A unit of brightness; the brightness of a perfectly diffusing surface emitting or reflecting a total luminous flux of 1 lumen/sq cm of surface.

lambert

Unit of luminance equal to 3183 candelas per m2. Symbol: L.
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THE dream may soon be over for Rickie Lambert at Liverpool but the lifelong Red is showing that he can still finish his season at Anfield on a high.
With film clips of blonde bombshells Marilyn Monroe and Jayne Mansfield interspersed with black-and-white Prell concentrated shampoo commercials playing in the background, Lambert charmed the audience with the spirited and spunky title track from "Platinum.''
Banners calling for his sacking became more prevalent and this week a local newspaper campaign announced: "Lambert Must Go!" The Birmingham Mail added: "Paul Lambert is not the man to save this club from relegation and the longterm damage that disaster will bring.
The only other remaining original members, Brian May and Roger Taylor, were also on fine form, and while Lambert deserves a lot of credit for his performance, this was far more than a one-man show.
The Huddersfield athlete then caught Hayes with a Sangaku Gatami, closely followed by a Juji Gatami, but neither were able to secure a winning submission for Lambert, despite his superior ground fighting skills.
Lambert, grew up in Southwick, MA and currently resides in Westfield, MA with her two daughters.
From 21 Premier League matches on home soil under Lambert, Villa have won just five, notably chalking up nine defeats in the last 13 stretching back towards the end of December.
The Football Association rang Southampton around midday to inform them that Lambert had been included in Roy Hodgson's 25-man squad for next week's friendly against Scotland and they relayed the message to a gobsmacked Lambert soon after.
Amoco came through with its promise to renovate and built a full-service store, allowing Lambert to add coffee, fountain, magazines and more.
The Canaries argued they were still due a payment as the resignation had not been accepted, but Lambert will be unveiled as Alex McLeish's replacement on Wednesday.
A statement read: "The club regrets to confirm that Paul Lambert has offered his resignation from his position as Norwich City manager.
But after a few months, Lambert's education took her to a position outside the metalcasting arena.