[pa-steel, -stil] /pæˈstil, -ˈstɪl/
a flavored or medicated lozenge; troche.
a roll or cone of paste containing aromatic substances, burned as a disinfectant or deodorant.
pastel for crayons.
a crayon made of pastel.
a small flavoured or medicated lozenge for chewing
an aromatic substance burnt to fumigate the air
(med) a small coated paper disc formerly used to estimate the dose or intensity of radiation (esp of X-rays): it changes colour when exposed
a variant of pastel (sense 1)
pastille pas·tille or pas·til (pā-stēl’)
[pas-tahym, pahs-] /ˈpæsˌtaɪm, ˈpɑs-/ noun 1. something that serves to make time pass agreeably; a pleasant means of amusement, recreation, or sport: to play cards as a pastime. /ˈpɑːsˌtaɪm/ noun 1. an activity or entertainment which makes time pass pleasantly: golf is my favourite pastime n. late 15c., passe tyme “recreation, diversion, amusement, sport,” from […]
[pa-stee-nuh] /pæˈsti nə/ noun 1. very small pieces of pasta in various shapes, used especially in soups.
[pey-stee-nis] /ˈpeɪ sti nɪs/ noun 1. the quality of being .
[peyst] /peɪst/ noun 1. a mixture of flour and water, often with starch or the like, used for causing paper or other material to adhere to something. 2. any soft, smooth, and plastic material or preparation. 3. dough, especially when prepared with shortening, as for making pie crust and other pastry: puff paste. 4. any […]