[puh-chee-zee, pah-] /pəˈtʃi zi, pɑ-/
a board game, originated in ancient India, in which four players advance four pieces each along a route on a cross-shaped board toward a center square by throws of cowrie shells or dice.
a modern version of this game.
an Indian game somewhat resembling backgammon, played on a cruciform board using six cowries as dice
[pahk-muh n; Russian pahkh-muh n] /ˈpɑk mən; Russian ˈpɑx mən/ noun 1. Vladimir de [vlad-uh-meer duh;; Russian vluh-dyee-myir de] /ˈvlæd əˌmɪər də;; Russian vlʌˈdyi myɪr dɛ/ (Show IPA), 1848–1933, Russian pianist.
[puh-choo-kuh; Spanish pah-choo-kah] /pəˈtʃu kə; Spanish pɑˈtʃu kɑ/ noun, plural pachucas [puh-choo-kuh z; Spanish pah-choo-kahs] /pəˈtʃu kəz; Spanish pɑˈtʃu kɑs/ (Show IPA) 1. a teenage girl who associates closely with pachucos. [pah-choo-kah] /pɑˈtʃu kɑ/ noun 1. a city in and the capital of Hidalgo, in central Mexico: silver mines. [hi-dal-goh; Spanish ee-th ahl-gaw] /hɪˈdæl goʊ; […]
[puh-choo-koh; Spanish pah-choo-kaw] /pəˈtʃu koʊ; Spanish pɑˈtʃu kɔ/ noun, plural pachucos [puh-choo-kohz; Spanish pah-choo-kaws] /pəˈtʃu koʊz; Spanish pɑˈtʃu kɔs/ (Show IPA) 1. (especially among Mexican-Americans) a teenage youth who belongs to a street gang known for its flamboyant style. /pəˈtʃuːkəʊ/ noun (pl) -cos 1. (US) a young Mexican living in the US, esp one of […]
pachyblepharon pach·y·bleph·a·ron (pāk’ē-blěf’ə-rŏn’) n. Thickening of the tarsal border of the eyelid.