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lat1

[laht] /lɑt/
noun, plural lats, lati
[lah-tee] /ˈlɑ ti/ (Show IPA)
1.
a former silver coin of Latvia, equal to 100 santimi.
Origin
1920-1925
1920-25; < Latvian lats, equivalent to Lat(vija) Latvia + -s nominative singular noun ending

lat2

[lat] /læt/
noun, Informal.
Origin
by shortening

lât

[laht] /lɑt/
noun, Architecture
1.
(in India) a monolithic stamba.
Origin
1790-1800; < Hindi lāṭ, lāṭh
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Slang definitions & phrases for lat's

lat

modifier

For exercising the latissimus dorsi muscles: did a handstand on the seat of the lat pull down machine (1980s+)


The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
Copyright (C) 2007 by HarperCollins Publishers.
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Related Abbreviations for lat's

LAT

local-area transport
The American Heritage® Abbreviations Dictionary, Third Edition
Copyright © 2005 by Houghton Mifflin Company.
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