(Caribbean) a screen used to divide off part of a room, such as the eating place of a parlour
noun, Astrology. 1. the celestial longitude of the moon plus the celestial longitude of the ascendant minus the celestial longitude of the sun: said to connote an area of life through which one achieves emotional satisfaction.
noun, Grammar. 1. any of the classes into which words in some languages, as Latin and English, have traditionally been divided on the basis of their meaning, form, or syntactic function, as, in English, noun, pronoun, verb, adverb, adjective, preposition, conjunction, and interjection. noun 1. a class of words sharing important syntactic or semantic features; […]
[pahr-ton] /ˈpɑr tɒn/ noun, Physics. 1. a constituent of the nucleon originally postulated in the theoretical analysis of high-energy scattering of electrons by nucleons and subsequently identified with quarks and gluons. /ˈpɑːˌtɒn/ noun 1. (physics) a hypothetical elementary particle postulated as a constituent of neutrons and protons /ˈpɑːtən/ noun 1. Dolly. born 1946, US country […]
[pahr-too k] /pɑrˈtʊk/ verb 1. simple past tense of . [pahr-teyk] /pɑrˈteɪk/ verb (used without object), partook, partaken, partaking. 1. to take or have a part or share along with others; participate (usually followed by in): He won’t partake in the victory celebration. 2. to receive, take, or have a share or portion (usually followed […]