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WHAT DOES LEK MEAN IN ENGLISH?
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The definition of lek in the dictionary is a small area in which birds of certain species, notably the black grouse, gather for sexual display and courtship. Other definition of lek is the act or practice of so gathering.
The translations of lek from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «lek» in English.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «LEK» OVER TIME
The graph expresses the annual evolution of the frequency of use of the word «lek» during the past 500 years. Its implementation is based on analysing how often the term «lek» appears in digitalised printed sources in English between the year 1500 and the present day.
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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «LEK»
Discover the use of lek in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to lek and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
In the first book on the subject, Jacob HA glund and Rauno Alatalo draw together existing knowledge on two main aspects of lekking. Why do leks evolve in some species and not in others?
Jacob Höglund, 1995
Factors Affecting the Demography of a Lek-mating Bird: The ...
Sexual selection via female choice and male-male aggression leads to elaboration of male traits.
Jacqueline Kay Nooker, 2007
A Dictionary of the Hok-Këèn Dialect of the Chinese ...
Lek The chestnut-tree ; lek choo, ijjjji ^« lot a, a chestnut ; to fear, to tremble ;
cheen lek, ^ i^l, to tremble with fear. Also written D^a, lek. Chew jin e lek, ^ ^5
Chew Ay l&ng chae I at d, the people of the Chew dynasty planted the chestnut
tree (at ...
Walter Henry Medhurst, 1832
An alphabetic dictionary of the Chinese language in the ...
(377) Lek. A chestnut; chestnut wood, often used for tab- j "> lets; firm, solid,
durable;' severe, strict ; to overpass; j to exceed ; to respect, to revore ; full-grown
grain : in the ! coll. read lik, q. v.: "chusi lek, water-caltrops ; lek, ,kai, to pass over
Behind the Smile: The Story of Lek, a Thai Bargirl in ...
Behind The Smile: The Story of Lek, a Thai Bar Girl in Pattaya.
Owen C. Jones, 2012
ADVANCES IN THE STUDY OF BEHAVIOR
Three of these reports, however, come from a single lek, Ford's Creek Lek, near
Grass Range, Montana. In 1965, Lumsden used cannon-nets to capture males
and females on this lek; others had trapped birds here in preceding years ...
Peter James Bramwell Slater, Rosenblatt, 1991
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work it out but the more Lek-5 tried to “help” her, the more she felt as though it
was a complete crock of fictionalized bullshit that was beginning to smell more
foul than the alley. “I hope so.” Physically, she liked the way Lek-5's fingertips
Sean Bunzick, 2007
Proceedings of the XVth International Ornithological ...
To do this, we removed the three most socially dominant males from the lek (
known as the experimental lek) and recorded changes in lek structure and
reproductive success on that lek. An undisturbed lek of similar size (9 territorial
Karel Hendrik Voous, 1972
Royality and Commoners: Essays in Thai Administrative, ...
The assignment of the amounts of suai owed were determined by central officials
who periodically safe lek, registered the population for various services; the
collection of suai and its transport to Bangkok were the responsibilities of Krom ...
Constance Maralyn Wilson, Chrystal Stillings Smith, George Vinal Smith, 1980
Of Sound and Symbol: The First Phonetic System That Works: ...