[pan-zee] /ˈpæn zi/
a female given name.
noun (pl) -sies
any violaceous garden plant that is a variety of Viola tricolor, having flowers with rounded velvety petals, white, yellow, or purple in colour See also wild pansy
(slang, offensive) an effeminate or homosexual man or boy
mid-15c., from Middle French pensée “a pansy,” literally “thought, remembrance,” from fem. past participle of penser “to think,” from Latin pensare “consider,” frequentative of pendere “to weigh” (see pensive). So called because it was regarded as a symbol of thought or remembrance. Meaning “effeminate homosexual man” is first recorded 1929.
: Stage and screen voices in recent years have become so pansy
pansystolic pan·sys·tol·ic (pān’sĭ-stŏl’ĭk) adj. Relating to or lasting throughout the systole of a heartbeat.
[pant] /pænt/ verb (used without object) 1. to breathe hard and quickly, as after exertion. 2. to gasp, as for air. 3. to long with breathless or intense eagerness; yearn: to pant for revenge. 4. to throb or heave violently or rapidly; palpitate. 5. to emit steam or the like in loud puffs. 6. Nautical. […]
- Pansystolic murmur
pansystolic murmur n. A murmur extending through the entire systolic interval, from the first to the second sound.
[pan-tuh-graf, -grahf] /ˈpæn təˌgræf, -ˌgrɑf/ noun 1. (def 1).