a variety of the cultivated tulip Tulipa gesnerana, having variously colored, often double flowers with fringed petals.
[par-ee] /ˈpær i/ verb (used with object), parried, parrying. 1. to ward off (a thrust, stroke, weapon, etc.), as in fencing; avert. 2. to turn aside; evade or dodge: to parry an embarrassing question. verb (used without object), parried, parrying. 3. to parry a thrust, blow, etc. noun, plural parries. 4. an act or instance […]
noun 1. a water channel in N Canada running between Baffin Bay on the E and the Arctic Ocean on the W: separates the Queen Elizabeth Islands (N) from the rest of the Arctic Archipelago.
noun, (used with a plural verb) 1. former name of the .
[pahrz] /pɑrz/ noun, plural partes [pahr-teez] /ˈpɑr tiz/ (Show IPA) 1. (in prescriptions) a part. [pahr] /pɑr/ noun 1. an equality in value or standing; a level of equality: The gains and the losses are on a par. 2. an average, usual, or normal amount, degree, quality, condition, standard, or the like: above par; to […]