launce

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English[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

See lance.

Noun[edit]

launce ‎(plural launces)

  1. Obsolete form of lance.

Verb[edit]

launce ‎(third-person singular simple present launces, present participle launcing, simple past and past participle launced)

  1. Obsolete form of lance.

Etymology 2[edit]

From Italian lance, Latin lanx, lancis(plate, scale of a balance); compare balance.

Noun[edit]

launce ‎(plural launces)

  1. (obsolete) A balance.

Etymology 3[edit]

Noun[edit]

launce ‎(plural launces)

  1. (zoology) greater sand eel, Hyperoplus lanceolatus

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