ornamented armor worn only for ceremonial purposes.
noun, History/Historical. 1. a royal bed from which levees were held.
noun, Military. 1. a position assumed by a soldier or sailor in which the feet are 12 inches (30.48 cm) apart, the hands are clasped behind the back, and the head is held motionless and facing forward. 2. a command to assume this position.
[par-uh-dahy-klawr-uh-ben-zeen, -ben-zeen, -klohr-] /ˌpær ə daɪˌklɔr əˈbɛn zin, -bɛnˈzin, -ˌkloʊr-/ noun, Chemistry. 1. a white, crystalline, volatile, water-insoluble solid, C 6 H 4 Cl 2 , of the , having a penetrating odor: used chiefly as a moth repellent. paradichlorobenzene (pār’ə-dī-klôr’ə-běn’zēn’) A white crystalline compound used as a germicide and an insecticide. Chemical formula: C6H4Cl2.
[pa-pree-kuh, puh-, pah-, pap-ri-kuh] /pæˈpri kə, pə-, pɑ-, ˈpæp rɪ kə/ noun 1. a red, powdery condiment derived from dried, ripe sweet peppers. adjective 2. cooked or seasoned with paprika. /ˈpæprɪkə; pæˈpriː-/ noun 1. a mild powdered seasoning made from a sweet variety of red pepper 2. the fruit or plant from which this seasoning […]