how to pronounce lac


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the above transcription of lac is a detailed (narrow) transcription according to the rules of the International Phonetic Association; you can find a description of each symbol by clicking the phoneme buttons in the secction below.

lac is pronounced in one syllable

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An example use of lac in a speech by a native speaker of american english:

“… into one giant Lac hole that creates a …”

meanings of lac


  1. One hundred thousand (commonly used in Pakistan and India).
  2. A resinous substance produced mainly on the banyan tree by the female of Kerria lacca, a scale insect.
  3. Short for Cadillac.
  4. Initialism of looked-after children.
  5. Laceration.
  6. Acronym of L-acetylcarnitine. (acetylated L-carnitine).
  7. Initialism of licensed acupuncturist.


  1. A surname​.
  2. Initialism of Line of Actual Control.

lac frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word lac occurs in english on average 0.7 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C2+ level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

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