Lingua Franca(redirected from Langua franca)
Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Encyclopedia.
A language used when two or more speakers do not share a native language. A lingua franca is useful in international business, because participants may have different backgrounds. English and French are both examples of a lingua franca commonly used in business.
Farlex Financial Dictionary. © 2012 Farlex, Inc. All Rights Reserved