(in dogs) an abnormal increase in the thickness of the foot pads: one of the clinical signs of canine distemper See distemper1 (sense 1)
noun 1. See under (def 1). [pal-it] /ˈpæl ɪt/ noun 1. Anatomy. the roof of the mouth, consisting of an anterior bony portion (hard palate) and a posterior muscular portion (soft palate) that separate the oral cavity from the nasal cavity. 2. the sense of taste: a dinner to delight the palate. 3. intellectual or […]
[hahrd-pan] /ˈhɑrdˌpæn/ noun 1. any layer of firm detrital matter, as of clay, underlying soft soil. Compare , . 2. , unbroken ground. 3. the fundamental or basic aspect of anything; solid foundation; underlying reality: the hardpan of mathematical theory. /ˈhɑːdˌpæn/ noun 1. a hard impervious layer of clay below the soil, resistant to drainage […]
noun 1. true porcelain, made with kaolin, feldspar, quartz, or petuntse. noun 1.
noun, Southern U.S. 1. a clingstone peach.