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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 lore /ˈlor, ˈlɔr/

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Lore n.  Zool. (a) The space between the eye and bill, in birds, and the corresponding region in reptiles and fishes. (b) The anterior portion of the cheeks of insects.

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Lore, obs. imp. & p. p. of Lose.  Lost.
    Neither of them she found where she them lore.   --Spenser.

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Lore, n.
 1. 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. “The lore of war.”
    His fair offspring, nursed in princely lore.   --Milton.
 2. That which is taught; hence, instruction; wisdom; advice; counsel.
    If please ye, listen to my lore.   --Spenser.
 3. Workmanship. [Obs.]

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      n : knowledge gained through tradition or anecdote; "early
          peoples passed on plant and animal lore through legend"
          [syn: traditional knowledge]