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Definition of lob

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Lob Lob, n. [W. llob an unwieldy lump, a dull fellow, a blockhead. Cf. Looby, Lubber.] 1. A dull, heavy person. `` Country lobs.' --Gauden. 2. Something thick and heavy.
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Lob Lob, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Lobbed; p. pr. & vb. n. Lobbing.] To let fall heavily or lazily. And their poor jades Lob down their heads. --Shak. To lob a ball (Lawn Tennis), to strike a ball so as to send it up into the air.
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Lob Lob, n. [Dan. lubbe.] (Zo["o]l.) The European pollock.
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Lob Lob, v. t. (Mining) See Cob, v. t.
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Lob Lob, n. The act of lobbing; specif., an (often gentle) stroke which sends a ball up into the air, as in tennis to avoid a player at the net.
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Pollack Pol"lack, n. [Cf. G. & D. pollack, and Gael. pollag a little pool, a sort of fish.] (Zo["o]l.) (a) A marine gadoid food fish of Europe (Pollachius virens). Called also greenfish, greenling, lait, leet, lob, lythe, and whiting pollack. (b) The American pollock; the coalfish.
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Pollock Pol"lock, n. [See Pollack.] (Zo["o]l.) A marine gadoid fish (Pollachius carbonarius), native both of the European and American coasts. It is allied to the cod, and like it is salted and dried. In England it is called coalfish, lob, podley, podling, pollack, etc.

Meaning of lob from wikipedia

- LOB or LoB may refer to: Line of business Left on base, a baseball term "Legion of Boom" (Seattle Seahawks), a nickname for American football team Seahawks'...
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- Lobing may refer to Acoustic lobing, radiation pattern exhibited by multi-driver loudspeakers Lobe (disambiguation), for the various uses of the term...
- A lob or long bob is a form of haircut and a variant of bob cut. The length is between long hair and a bob cut. The lob is cut just above the shoulders...
- had two All-Star starters in the same year. The team gained the nickname "Lob City" due to a comment made by Griffin during the Clippers Media Day when...
- Levi Strauss (/ˈliːvaɪ ˈstraʊs/, born Löb Strauß, German: [løːp ˈʃtʁaʊs]; February 26, 1829 – September 26, 1902) was a German-American businessman who...
- Line of business (LOB) is a general term which refers to a product or a set of related products that serve a particular customer transaction or business...
- logician Haskell Curry. It has also been called Löb's paradox after Martin Hugo Löb, due to its relationship to Löb's theorem. Claims of the form "if A, then...
- A lob bomb (known officially as an improvised rocket-****isted mortar, improvised rocket-****isted munition, or IRAM) is a rocket-fired improvised explosive...
- Tennis portal A lob in tennis (also called Great Horse, in Italian Cavallone) is hitting the ball high and deep into the opponent's court. It can be used...
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