Meaning of Lac



English: Lac
Bangla: লক্ষ, অলক্ত, লাক্ষা, জতু, কার্পট
Hindi: लाख, लाह
Type: Noun / বিশেষ্য / संज्ञा
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Definition: 1

a resinous substance deposited on the twigs of various trees in southern Asia by the female of the lac insect: used in the manufacture of varnishes, sealing wax, etc., and in the production of a red coloring matter. Compare shellac (defs 1, 2).

Definition: 2

(in India)

Definition: 3

the sum of 100,000, especially of rupees. The usual punctuation for sums of Indian money above a lac is with a comma after the number of lacs: Rs. 30,52,000 (i.e., 30 lacs and 52,000) instead of 3,052,000.

Definition: 4

an indefinitely large number.

Definition: 5

(in prescriptions) milk.