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lacune (plural lacunes)

  1. A lacuna.
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Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
(See the entry for lacune in
Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913.)

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PronunciationEdit

Hyphenation: la‧cu‧ne

NounEdit

lacune f (plural lacunes, diminutive lacunetje n)

  1. a gap
  2. (figuratively) something that is missing

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EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Latin lacūna. Doublet of lagune.

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NounEdit

lacune f (plural lacunes)

  1. gap
  2. vacuum, empty space
  3. (figuratively) lack; thing that is missing
  4. (usually in the plural) ignorance, shortcoming

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lacune f

  1. plural of lacuna

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