|1.||med pastille, Also called: troche a medicated tablet held in the mouth until it has dissolved|
|2.||geometry another name for rhombus|
|3.||heraldry a diamond-shaped charge|
|[C14: from Old French losange, of Gaulish origin; compare Vulgar Latin lausa flat stone]|
lozenge loz·enge (lŏz'ĭnj)
A small, medicated candy intended to be dissolved slowly in the mouth to lubricate and soothe irritated tissues of the throat.