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lin·gam

 (lĭng′gəm) also lin·ga (lĭn′gə)
n. Hinduism
A stylized phallus worshiped as a symbol of the god Shiva.

[Sanskrit liṅgam, mark, penis.]

lingam

(ˈlɪŋɡəm) or

linga

n
1. (in Sanskrit grammar) the masculine gender
2. (Hinduism)
a. the Hindu phallic image of the god Siva
b. the penis
[C18: from Sanskrit]

lin•gam

(ˈlɪŋ gəm)

also lin•ga

(ˈlɪŋ gə)

n.
(in popular Hinduism) a phallus, symbol of Shiva.
Compare yoni.
[< Skt liṅga mark, gender, phallus]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.lingam - the Hindu phallic symbol of Sivalingam - the Hindu phallic symbol of Siva  
symbol - an arbitrary sign (written or printed) that has acquired a conventional significance
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Despite expanding capacity by 19 percent year-on-year, load factor remained strong at 85 percent, demonstrating the growing appetite for air travel across the markets in which we operate," AirAsia Group president Bo Lingam said.
The entrepreneur couple Prashant Lingam and his wife Aruna, who have a decade-long experience in designing houses and bamboo furniture, decided to use recycled waste for their work after they saw a video in 2017 of a bull being operated to remove plastic from its stomach.
We want to cut travel costs so our guests don't suffer, and we believe every little helps, said AirAsia Group President (Airlines), Bo Lingam.
Prashant Lingam and his wife Aruna, who have a decade-long experience in designing houses and bamboo furniture, decided to use recycled plastic waste for their work after they saw a video in 2017 of a bull being operated to remove plastic from its stomach.
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Mark is being assisted in his appeal by Newcastle law firm Sintons, whose specialist asbestos solicitor Raelene Lingam is leading the investigation.
Mark is being assisted with his appeal by Newcastle law firm Sintons, whose specialist asbestos solicitor Raelene Lingam is leading the investigation.
Identified as fast radio bursts (FRBs), astrophysicists from the Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics and, Manasvi Lingam at Harvard University, are hinting at a possibility that the waves are coming from alien technological origin.