[pah-ree-koo-teen] /pɑˌri kuˈtin/
a volcano in W central Mexico: formed by an eruption 1943–52. 8200 feet (2500 meters).
a volcano in W central Mexico, in Michoacán state, formed in 1943 after a week of earth tremors; grew to a height of 2500 m (8200 ft) in a year and buried the village of Paricutín
[pair-ee-eez] /ˈpɛər iˌiz/ noun, plural parietes [puh-rahy-i-teez] /pəˈraɪ ɪˌtiz/ (Show IPA) 1. Usually, parietes. Biology. a wall, as of a hollow organ; an investing part. /ˈpɛərɪˌiːz/ noun (pl) parietes (pəˈraɪɪˌtiːz) 1. the wall of an organ or bodily cavity paries pa·ri·es (pâr’ē-ēz’) n. pl. pa·ri·e·tes (pə-rī’ĭ-tēz’) A wall of a body part, organ, or cavity, […]
[puh-rahy-i-tl] /pəˈraɪ ɪ tl/ adjective 1. Anatomy. of, relating to, or situated near the side and top of the skull or the . 2. Biology. of or relating to parietes or structural walls. 3. Botany. pertaining to or arising from a wall: usually applied to ovules when they proceed from or are borne on the […]
noun, Anatomy. 1. either of a pair of membrane bones forming, by their union at the sagittal suture, part of the sides and top of the skull. noun 1. either of the two bones forming part of the roof and sides of the skull parietal bone n. Either of two irregularly quadrilateral bones between the […]
noun, Anatomy. 1. any of the cells in the mucous membranes of the stomach that secrete hydrochloric acid. noun 1. any one of the cells in the lining of the stomach that produce hydrochloric acid parietal cell n. A cell of the gastric glands that secretes hydrochloric acid. Also called acid cell, oxyntic cell.