Meaning of LEG in English
vt to bow.
2. leg ·vt to run.
3. leg ·vt to use as a leg, with it as object.
4. leg ·noun a disreputable sporting character; a blackleg.
5. leg ·add. ·noun a branch circuit; one phase of a polyphase system.
6. leg ·noun the course and distance made by a vessel on one tack or between tacks.
7. leg ·noun the case containing the lower part of the belt which carries the buckets.
8. leg ·noun a fielder whose position is on the outside, a little in rear of the batter.
9. leg ·add. ·noun a branch or lateral circuit connecting an instrument with the main line.
10. leg ·noun a bow, ·esp. in the phrase to make a leg; probably from drawing the leg backward in bowing.
11. leg ·noun the part of any article of clothing which covers the leg; as, the leg of a stocking or of a pair of trousers.
12. leg ·noun a limb or member of an animal used for supporting the body, and in running, climbing, and swimming; ·esp., that part of the limb between the knee and foot.
13. leg ·noun that which resembles a leg in form or use; especially, any long and slender support on which any object rests; as, the leg of a table; the leg of a pair of compasses or dividers.
14. leg ·add. ·noun either side of a triangle of a triangle as distinguished from the base or, in a right triangle, from the hypotenuse; also, an indefinitely extending branch of a curve, as of a hyperbola.
15. leg ·noun an extension of the boiler downward, in the form of a narrow space between vertical plates, sometimes nearly surrounding the furnace and ash pit, and serving to support the boiler;
called also water leg.
Webster English vocab. Английский словарь Webster. 2012