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lau•rence



Pronunciation: (lôr'uns, lor'-), [key]
n.
Physics.a shimmering effect seen over a hot surface, such as a pavement or roadway, on a clear and calm day, caused by the irregular refraction of light. Cf. scintillation (def. 4).

Lau•rence



Pronunciation: (lôr'uns, lor'-), [key]
n.
a male given name, form of Lawrence.

Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.

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