a unit of measurement, consisting of one mile traveled by a passenger, that airlines, railroads, and other public transportation facilities use in recording volume of traffic.
noun 1. an extinct pigeon, Ectopistes migratorius, once found in great numbers in North America, noted for its sustained migratory flights. noun 1. a gregarious North American pigeon, Ectopistes migratorius: became extinct at the beginning of the 20th century
[pas-pahr-too; French pahs-par-too] /ˌpæs pɑrˈtu; French pɑs parˈtu/ noun, plural passe-partouts [pas-pahr-tooz; French pahs-par-too] /ˌpæs pɑrˈtuz; French pɑs parˈtu/ (Show IPA) 1. something that passes everywhere or provides a universal means of passage. 2. a master key; skeleton key. 3. an ornamental mat for a picture. 4. a method of framing in which a piece […]
[pahs-pyey] /pɑsˈpyeɪ/ noun, plural passepieds [pahs-pyey, -pyeyz] /pɑsˈpyeɪ, -ˈpyeɪz/ (Show IPA) 1. a lively dance in triple meter popular in France in the 17th and 18th centuries. 2. a dance form in moderately fast 3/8 or 3/4 meter, occasionally constituting part of the 17th- and 18th-century instrumental suite. /pɑːsˈpjeɪ/ noun (pl) -pieds (-ˈpjeɪ) 1. a […]
language The variant of Pascal used by the UCSD p-system environment. Pascal-P has extended string and array operations, random-access files and separate compilation. It uses P-code intermediate code and is available from Pecan. (1994-11-02)