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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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A monk in the Buddhism of Tibet and Mongolia.

Usage examples (34)
  • The Dalai lama is the head of Tibetan Lamaism.
  • The original meaning of the term lama, then, is a highly advanced spiritual teacher.
  • The position of medical lama is considered one of great importance.
  • The ethereal, abstemious, vegetarian Buddhist lama is a pure figment. for more
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