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- noun Cargo or equipment thrown into the sea but attached to a float or buoy so that it can be recovered.
from The Century Dictionary.
- noun See
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- noun law Goods or materials found or left on the sea floor.
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- noun goods (or wreckage) on the sea bed that is attached to a buoy so that it can be recovered
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The subject of the present notice was picked up at sea, a child, and, under the provisions of maritime law concerning flotsam, jetsam, and lagan, was appropriated by the crew.
The auspicious date of the wedding is fixed by the Brahman and intimation is given to the boy's family through the _lagan_ or formal invitation, which is sent on a paper coloured yellow with powdered rice and turmeric.
The _lagan_ or paper fixing the date of the wedding is written by a Brahman, who seats himself at some distance from the sweeper's house and composes the letter.
Lush mutton in a thick sauce is frequently on the changing menu board, as is chicken lagan in a fluorescent magenta-colored sauce.
Jupiter in 10th house - Makara/Capricorn I have a Gemini lagan.
I. 117. < i > sâîn se lagan kathin hai, bhâî
I. 121. < i > tohi mori lagan lagâye re phakîr wâ
For dessert, order lagan nu custard (a version of caramel custard) or the divine falooda (chilled milk with rose syrup, vermicelli and basil seeds; it tastes much better than it sounds).
Strawberry Swing (Coldplay, Viva La Vida) o palan hare (lagan) wo sikander hi dosto (jo jeeta wahi sikander) en Español
Jimmy Boy, tel: (91-22) 2270 0880, off Horniman Circle in the Fort District, is the place to go for a taste of lagan nu bhonu - the traditional Parsi wedding spread - if you don't want to wait for the increasingly rare occasion when two Zoroastrians tie the knot.