Lite Lite [laɪt] also lite adjective
used in the name of some food and drink products that have less fat or fewer calories than similar products:

• a pot of Lite Yogurt

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lite UK US /laɪt/ adjective
used in advertising to describe food or drink that contains less fat or sugar than usual: »

lite vanilla ice cream


lite foods


A ""lite bites"" menu includes sandwiches, soups, and tortilla wraps.

[after noun] not as good, complete, serious, etc. as other things of the same type: »

Such behaviour is part of the phenomenon of management lite - managing by numbers and formulas rather than judgment and method.


The new laws have been dubbed ""child care lite"" because of the radically reduced amount of funding attached.

Financial and business terms. 2012.

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  • Lite 89.2 — LITE 89.2FM (Colombo, Sri Lanka) is a Sri Lankan radio station featuring the adult contemporary music format.Lite 89.2 started broadcasting on 27 February 1999. Catering to an age group of 25 55 years old, LITE 89.2 plays a mix of adult… …   Wikipedia

  • Lite-c — is a programming language for multimedia applications and computer games, with a syntax similar to the C programming language. Its main difference to C is the native implementation of computer game related objects like sounds, images, movies, GUI …   Wikipedia

  • Lite-C — Erscheinungsjahr: 2007 Entwickler: Atari, Inc Aktuelle Version: 8.30  (2011 10 28) Typisierung: statisch …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Lite-c — ist eine Programmiersprache für Multimedia Anwendungen und Computerspiele, mit einer an die Sprache C angelehnten Syntax. Der Hauptunterschied zu C ist die native Implementation von Multimedia/VR Elementen wie Sounds, Bildern, Filmen, GUI… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Lite — may refer to:*Diet food or beverages. *A window in a panel door *Lite Brite, makin things with light *Nintendo DS Lite, a slimmer, brighter, and more lightweight redesign of the Nintendo DS *Lite version, a basic, no frills version of a product,… …   Wikipedia

  • Lite-on — modifier  …   Wikipédia en Français

  • -lite — V. lith(o) . lith(o) , lithe, lite, lithique éléments, du gr. lithos, pierre . ⇒ LIT(H)E, ( LITE, LITHE), élém. formant Élém. terminal tiré du gr. « pierre », entrant dans la constr. de subst …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Lite — bezeichnet eine andere Bezeichnung für Light, siehe Light Produkt Hauptlehensleute im Fränkischen Reich, siehe Leudes Low Impact To Environment, ein Zertifikat für Leder, siehe LITE Leder eine japanische Band, siehe Lite (Band) …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • LITE — est un groupe de math rock japonais formé en 2003. Le groupe est formé de Takeda Nobuyuki (武田信幸) et Kusumoto Kôsô (楠本構造) à la guitare, Izawa Jun (井澤惇) à la basse et Yamamoto Akinori (山本晃紀) à la batterie. Le groupe a participé au Fuji Rock… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Lite-On — modifier  Lite …   Wikipédia en Français