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locust an insect that travels in large groups called swarms. They damage crops and other plants in their path by eating them. They are a type of grasshopper. [3 definitions]
lode a deposit of a mineral that fills a crack in an area of rock.
lodestone a rock that acts as a magnet and attracts iron.
lodge a cabin, hut, or other shelter meant to be used by people doing outdoor activities. [7 definitions]
lodger a person who rents a furnished room or rooms.
lodging a place to live in for a short time; dwelling. [2 definitions]
loft an open space or room just under the roof; attic. [3 definitions]
lofty of great height; high. [3 definitions]
log1 a large, thick piece of a tree that has been cut down and is ready for sawing, burning, or building. [5 definitions]
loganberry a prickly plant grown for its berries. [2 definitions]
logger a person who works in logging; lumberjack.
logic the process of drawing conclusions based on known principles or facts; reasoning. [3 definitions]
-logical a suffix that means "related to the study of."
logical in accordance with what makes sense; reasonable; sensible. [4 definitions]
logo a company's name, trademark, or symbol.
log on to enter a computer system with a password.
-logy a suffix that means "the science or study of."
loin the part of the body on either side of the spine between the ribs and the hip. [2 definitions]
loiter to stand around idly.
loll to stand, sit, or lie in a lazy or relaxed manner; lounge. [2 definitions]
lollipop a piece of hard candy attached to the end of a small stick.