lias

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Originally dialectal, from Old French liois (compact limestone) (French liais).

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Noun[edit]

lias (uncountable)

  1. A type of blue limestone present in parts of southern England.
  2. (geology) A stratigraphic group from the lower Jurassic period, consisting of thin layers of blue limestone.

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French[edit]

Verb[edit]

lias

  1. second-person singular past historic of lier

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Latin[edit]

Verb[edit]

līās

  1. second-person singular present active indicative of līō

Portuguese[edit]

Verb[edit]

lias

  1. Second-person singular (tu) imperfect indicative of ler