/ˈlænərɛt/ (say 'lanuhret)

noun Falconry
the male lanner, which is smaller than the female.
{Middle English lanret, from Old French laneret, from lanier lanner}

Australian English dictionary. 2014.

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  • lanneret — [lan΄ər et′] n. [ME lanerette < MFr laneret, dim.] the male of the lanner: it is smaller than the female …   English World dictionary

  • Lanneret — Lanner Lan ner, n. f. Lanneret Lan ner*et, n. m.[F. lanier, OF. also, lasnier. Cf. {Lanyard}.] (Zo[ o]l.) A long tailed falcon ({Falco lanarius}), of Southern Europe, Asia, and Northern Africa, resembling the American prairie falcon. [1913… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • lanneret — noun Date: 15th century a male lanner …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • lanneret — /lan euh ret /, n. Falconry. the male lanner, which is smaller than the female. [1400 50; late ME lanret < MF laneret. See LANNER, ET] * * * …   Universalium

  • lanneret — noun A male lanner, smaller than the female version …   Wiktionary

  • lanneret — [ lanərɪt] noun Falconry a male lanner, which is smaller than the female …   English new terms dictionary

  • lanneret — lan·ner·et …   English syllables

  • lanneret — lan•ner•et [[t]ˈlæn əˌrɛt[/t]] n. spo the male lanner …   From formal English to slang

  • lanneret — n. a male lanner, smaller than the female. Etymology: ME f. OF laneret (as LANNER) …   Useful english dictionary

  • Pierre Lanneret — Pierre Lanneret, alias Camille, alias Ernest Rayner, militant communiste de conseils français. Né en novembre 1921 à Auxerre, décédé en 1994. Sommaire 1 Entre deux guerres 2 La guerre 3 Après guerre …   Wikipédia en Français

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