from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. Variant of lagan.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. Goods sunk in the sea, with a buoy attached in order that they may be found again. See jetsam and flotsam.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. In law, anything sunk in the sea, but tied to a support at the surface, as a cork or buoy, in order that it may be recovered. See flotsam and jetsam.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. goods (or wreckage) on the sea bed that is attached to a buoy so that it can be recovered


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