Pronunciation: (loz'inj), [key]
1. a small, flavored tablet made from sugar or syrup, often medicated, originally diamond-shaped.
2. Geom. Now Rare.diamond (def. 8).
a. a diamond-shaped charge.
b. a diamond-shaped shield bearing the arms of a woman.
Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.