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LA

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There's night and day, brother, both sweet things; sun, moon, and stars, brother, all sweet things; there's likewise a wind on the heath. Life is very sweet, brother; who would wish to die?
George Borrow
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English

Abbreviation

LA

  1. Louisiana, a state of the United States of America.
  2. Lao People's Democratic Republic, a member state of the United Nations.
  3. Lampung, a province of Indonesia.

Initialism

LA

  1. Los Angeles (US city)
  2. lead arsenate, a pesticide introduced in the US in 1892, largely replaced by DDT in the late 1940's, and ultimately banned in 1988.

Trivia

This is the most abbreviated form of any English word, from the orginial full title of the City of Los Angeles: “El Pueblo de Nuestra Señora la Reina de los Ángeles de Porciúncula”

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