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3 letters words from 'lox'

LOX 10 

2 letters words from 'lox'

LO 2OX 9

All 3 letters words made out of lox

lox olx lxo xlo oxl xol

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Definitions and meaning of lox



  • (US) IPA(key): /lɑks/
  • Homophone: locks
  • Rhymes: -ɒks

Etymology 1

From Yiddish לאַקס(laks, salmon), from Middle High German lahs, from Old High German lahs, from Proto-West Germanic *lahs, from Proto-Germanic *lahsaz (salmon), from Proto-Indo-European *laḱs- (salmon, trout). Cognate to Icelandic lax, German Lachs. More at lax.


lox (uncountable)

  1. Salmon cured in brine and then smoked in low temperature so that the flesh remains uncooked.
    Synonym: cold-smoked salmon
  • Nova
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  • lox on Wikipedia.Wikipedia

Etymology 2

Abbreviation of liquid oxygen.

Alternative forms

  • LOX, LOx


lox (uncountable)

  1. Liquid oxygen (molecular oxygen in liquid form).
    Synonyms: LO2, O2(l), loxygen
    Coordinate term: gox (gaseous oxygen)
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Old English


From Proto-West Germanic *luhs (lynx). Cognate with Old Saxon lohs (lynx), Old High German luhs (lynx), Old Swedish (lynx). See los.


  • IPA(key): /loks/


lox m (nominative plural loxas)

  1. lynx



  • Middle English: lusk

Source: wiktionary.org
  • to supply with loxygen (liquid oxygen).
    (source: Collins Scrabble Dictionary)