the sport of jumping off high mountains wearing skis and a light parachute composed of inflatable fabric tubes that form a semirigid wing Also called parapente
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[par-uh-sawl, -sol] /ˈpær əˌsɔl, -ˌsɒl/ noun 1. a lightweight umbrella used, especially by women, as a sunshade. /ˈpærəˌsɒl/ noun 1. an umbrella used for protection against the sun; sunshade n. 1610s, from Middle French parasol (1570s), from Italian parasole, literally “protection from the sun,” from para- “defense against” (see para- (2)) + sole “sun,” from […]
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noun 1. a common edible field mushroom, Macrolepiota (Lepiota) procera, having a light-brown, scaly cap. noun 1. any of several fungi of the basidiomycetous genus Lepiota, having an umbrella-shaped cap, white gills, and a slender brownish stem with a prominent white ring