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Name Term description
Name Lecturer on history Term description

Teacher in a university

Name Lengthsman Term description

A person responsible for the upkeep of a particular stretch of railway or road

Name Letter-carrier Term description

One who oversees the delivery of letters

Name Libraire Term description

Bookseller

Name Library keeper Term description

Librarian, one who looks after a library

Name Licentiat in the law Term description

One licensed to practise law

Name Lieutenant Term description

Second rank of commissioned army officer, or officer in navy

Name Lieutenant colonel Term description

Senior commissioned rank in army, as colonel

Name Lieutenant general Term description

Senior commissioned rank in army, junior to major-general

Name Lieutenant governor Term description

Deputy to one in charge (eg of jail, castle, etc.)

Name Lieutenant RN Term description

Second rank of commissioned army officer, or officer in navy

Name Lieutenant-colonel Term description

Senior commissioned rank in army, as colonel

Name Lieutenant-general Term description

Senior commissioned rank in army, junior to major-general

Name Liferenter Term description

Person who has a liferent (right to receive revenue during his lifetime from property etc. But not to dispose of the property itself)

Name Lighterman Term description

A boatman, operator of a lighter in a harbour

Name Lime merchant Term description

One who buys and sells lime for use in paint or agriculture

Name Limner Term description

One who paints or draws others

Name Linen draper Term description

One who sells linen

Name Linen lapper Term description

One who prints patterns on linen

Name Linen manufacturer Term description

One who makes linen

Name Linen printer Term description

One who prints patterns on linen

Name Linen stamper Term description

One who prints patterns on linen

Name Lint dresser/lintdresser Term description

Flax-dresser

Name Lint heckler Term description

Flax-dresser

Name Lint-wheel wright Term description

1. Maker of spinning wheels for flax. 2. One who makes and fits wheels