-Ladder - aka "staircase" on land
spout – a weaker, non-supercell tornado that originates within a cumuliform cloud not containing a mid-level
mesocyclone. Its spin originates near the surface.
-Liberty - time awarded a sailor to venture off the ship
-Lightyear - the distance that light travels in one year.
-Line - rope with a purpose
-Local Hour Angle - Angular distance between an observer
and the geographic position of the observed body.
-Longwave radiation - a term most often used to describe the infrared radiation by the
earth and its atmosphere