You searched for: “latten”
Latin (LAT'n) (noun)
The Indo-European language of the ancient Latins and Romans and the most important cultural language of Western Europe until the end of the 17th century: Latin continues to be an important origin of thousands of English words.
latten (LAT'n) (noun)
An alloy of or resembling brass which is hammered into thin sheets: Latten is often used in the manufacture of church vessels.
The minister raised the plate that was made of latten and recited a prayer in Latin.
This entry is located in the following unit: Confusing Words Clarified: Group L; Homonyms, Homophones, Homographs, Synonyms, Polysemes, etc. + (page 2)