lac lac  /ˈlæk/

Definition(s):

  • (n) resinlike substance secreted by certain lac insects; used in e.g. varnishes and sealing wax

Usage(s):

  • Furthermore, the direction in which this so-called lac gene is inserted into the DNA molecule of one virus is opposite to its direction in the other virus.

News

  1. Fond du Lac police search for man who stole minivan with boy inside

    Police in Fond du Lac are looking for a man who stole a minivan from a Shopko parking lot with a 9-year-old boy inside, WBAY-TV (Channel 2) in Green Bay reported Tuesday.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

  2. Fond du Lac car thief steals van with child inside

    Fond du Lac police search for a man who stole a van while parked in a Shopko parking lot. The car thief stole the vehicle while a nine-year-old child was still in the van.
    on June 11, 2013     Source: CBS 58 Milwaukee

  3. Lac La Belle home severely damaged by fire

    LAC LA BELLE (WITI) — A house in the Village of Lac La Belle was severely damaged by fire late...
    on June 11, 2013     Source: FOX 6 Milwaukee

Quotes

  1. "People from time to time will protest. I think Canadians understand that that's a legal right. You can do that. You should be allowed to do that in Canada. It's just that we want to come to a solution and in Lac Barrière's case one of the ways...
    on Jul 6, 2010 By: Chuck Strahl Source: Montreal Gazette

  2. "It was a pretty tough stage. There wasn't a lot of navigation, but a lot of riding," said Coma. "Saturday will be a long stage. In the previous Dakars, we were used to a short final stage around Lac Rose (in Dakar). Here, we have 220km of...
    on Jan 16, 2009 By: Marc Coma Source: The Age

  3. "The report confirms what our Department of Health Services has told the Board of Supervisors every other week since the new hospital opened-that the LAC-USC Medical Center is too small," said Molina. "The numbers prove it. We continually...
    on Jul 8, 2010 By: Gloria Molina Source: The Downey Patriot

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