6 letter word starting with lac

Words Parts of Speech Meaning/Definition/Similar Words
laccic adjective Pertaining to lac, or produced from it; as, laccic acid.
laccin noun A yellow amorphous substance obtained from lac.
lacing present participle & vb. noun of Lace, The act of securing, fastening, or tightening, with a lace or laces., A lace; specifically (Mach.), a thong of thin leather for uniting the ends of belts., A rope or line passing through eyelet holes in the edge of a sail or an awning to attach it to a yard, gaff, etc., A system of bracing bars, not crossing each other in the middle, connecting the channel bars of a compound strut.
lacert noun A muscle of the human body.
laches noun Alt. of Lache
lacked imp. & past participle of Lack
lacker noun One who lacks or is in want., See Lacquer.
lackey verb An attending male servant; a footman; a servile follower., To attend as a lackey; to wait upon., To act or serve as lackey; to pay servile attendance.
lacmus noun See Litmus.
lactam noun One of a series of anhydrides of an amido type, analogous to the lactones, as oxindol.
lactic adjective Of or pertaining to milk; procured from sour milk or whey; as, lactic acid; lactic fermentation, etc.
lactim noun One of a series of anhydrides resembling the lactams, but of an imido type; as, isatine is a lactim. Cf. Lactam.
lactin noun See Lactose.
lactyl noun An organic residue or radical derived from lactic acid.
lacuna noun A small opening; a small pit or depression; a small blank space; a gap or vacancy; a hiatus., A small opening; a small depression or cavity; a space, as a vacant space between the cells of plants, or one of the spaces left among the tissues of the lower animals, which serve in place of vessels for the circulation of the body fluids, or the cavity or sac, usually of very small size, in a mucous membrane.
lacune noun A lacuna.