Definition of Lore

1. Noun. Knowledge gained through tradition or anecdote. "Early peoples passed on plant and animal lore through legend"

Exact synonyms: Traditional Knowledge
Generic synonyms: Cognitive Content, Content, Mental Object
Specialized synonyms: Old Wives' Tale, Folklore



Definition of Lore

1. n. The space between the eye and bill, in birds, and the corresponding region in reptiles and fishes.

2. imp. & p. p. Lost.

3. n. That which is or may be learned or known; the knowledge gained from tradition, books, or experience; often, the whole body of knowledge possessed by a people or class of people, or pertaining to a particular subject; as, the lore of the Egyptians; priestly lore; legal lore; folklore.

Definition of Lore

1. Noun. all the facts and traditions about a particular subject that have been accumulated over time through education or experience. ¹

2. Noun. The backstory created around a fictional universe. ¹

3. Noun. (anatomy) The region between the eyes and nostrils of birds, reptiles, and amphibians. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Lore

1. traditional knowledge or belief [n -S]

Medical Definition of Lore

1. The space between the eye and bill, in birds, and the corresponding region in reptiles and fishes. The anterior portion of the cheeks of insects. Origin: F. Lore, L. Lorum thong. Source: Websters Dictionary (01 Mar 1998)

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