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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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It was revealed yesterday that despite the teenager putting herself in danger by drinking, taking drugs and committing crime, she was put in a B&B and then a hostel on her own after being removed from the Lambert's house.
Mr Azzopardi said: 'I knew AD had made harassing telephone calls previously to Mr and Mrs Lambert.
The court heard how Mr and Mrs Lambert were watching television when Taylor and his accomplice, Ian Reed, burst into their bungalow through an unlocked door.
They held a knife to the throat of Mrs Lambert and demanded money.
The Lamberts say they believed the authority had an insurance policy which would have covered them if anything went wrong, for loss or personal injury caused by a foster child.
The case continues today and the court is expected to hear from the Lamberts' former community placement officer John Evans.
Although (https://www.ibtimes.com/what-gwen-stefani-blake-shelton-really-think-about-miranda-lamberts-marriage-2764879) Stefani and Shelton still need to work out some kinks in their relationship, Lambert's wedding will not affect their plan to become a family.
(https://www.ibtimes.com/blake-shelton-grateful-miranda-lambert-split-amid-gwen-stefani-relationship-2765818) Shelton and Stefani began dating in 2015, following his divorce from Lambert and the No Doubt singer's split from Gavin Rossdale.
Now please, everyone, be fair in your judgment and give Lambert a break.
The supposed confidant claimed Shelton actually feels at ease knowing Lambert has finally found someone after their divorce.
Lambert said that she has always been "pretty straightforward" when it comes to her music, and sees songwriting as "taking a journey with what's been going on in my everyday life -- good, bad, ugly and everything in between."
On Monday, Lambert released her (http://www.ibtimes.com/miranda-lamberts-new-single-vice-echoes-heartbreak-after-blake-shelton-divorce-amid-2392694) latest single "Vice" - her first since the divorce.