lance

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1 lance /ˈlæns/ Brit /ˈlɑːns/ noun
plural lances
1 lance
/ˈlæns/ Brit /ˈlɑːns/
noun
plural lances
Learner's definition of LANCE
[count]
: a long, pointed weapon used in the past by knights riding on horses
2 lance /ˈlæns/ Brit /ˈlɑːns/ verb
lances; lanced; lancing
2 lance
/ˈlæns/ Brit /ˈlɑːns/
verb
lances; lanced; lancing
Learner's definition of LANCE
[+ object] medical
: to cut (an infected area on a person's skin) with a sharp tool so that pus will flow out
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