Associations to the word «Lac»

Wiktionary

LAC, noun. A resinous substance produced mainly on the banyan tree by the female of Kerria lacca, a scale insect.
LAC, noun. One hundred thousand (commonly used in Pakistan and India).
LAC, noun. (slang) Short for Cadillac.
LAC LAKE, noun. The colouring matter of lac dye when precipitated from its solutions by alum.

Dictionary definition

LAC, noun. Resinlike substance secreted by certain lac insects; used in e.g. varnishes and sealing wax.

Wise words

Words are always getting conventionalized to some secondary meaning. It is one of the works of poetry to take the truants in custody and bring them back to their right senses.
William Butler Yeats