[par-uh-mil-i-ter-ee] /ˌpær əˈmɪl ɪˌtɛr i/
noting or pertaining to an organization operating as, in place of, or as a supplement to a regular force:
a paramilitary police unit.
noun, plural paramilitaries.
[par-uh-mil-i-ter-ist] /ˌpær əˈmɪl ɪ tər ɪst/ (Show IPA). a person employed in such a force.
denoting or relating to a group of personnel with military structure functioning either as a civil force or in support of military forces
denoting or relating to a force with military structure conducting armed operations against a ruling or occupying power
1935, from para- (1) + military.
paramimia par·a·mim·i·a (pār’ə-mĭm’ē-ə) n. The use of inappropriate or incorrect gestures in speaking.
[pah-ruhm-i-tuh] /pɑˈrʌm ɪ tə/ noun, Buddhism. 1. any of the practices prescribed for one aspiring to nirvana.
An extension of Standard ML which supports coarse-grained parallelism. Peter Bailey, while at the Edinburgh Parallel Computing Centre at University of Edinburgh, has implemented of Murray Cole’s original four skeletons in paraML. See also Skel-ML.
[par-am-nee-zhuh] /ˌpær æmˈni ʒə/ noun 1. Psychiatry. a distortion of memory in which fact and fantasy are confused. 2. the inability to recall the correct meaning of a word. /ˌpæræmˈniːzɪə/ noun 1. (psychiatry) a disorder of the memory or the faculty of recognition in which dreams may be confused with reality paramnesia par·am·ne·sia (pār’ām-nē’zhə) n. […]