[per-sip-ee-uh nt] /pərˈsɪp i ənt/
or capable of .
having perception; discerning; discriminating:
a percipient choice of wines.
a person or thing that .
able to perceive
a person or thing that perceives
1690s, from Latin percipientem, present participle of percipere (see perceive). Earlier in English as a noun, “one who perceives” (1660s).
[pur-suh-vuh l] /ˈpɜr sə vəl/ noun 1. Also, Perceval, Percivale. Arthurian Romance. a knight of King Arthur’s court who sought the Holy Grail: comparable to Parzival or Parsifal in Teutonic legend. 2. a male given name: from Old French words meaning “pierce” and “valley.”. /ˈpɜːsɪvəl/ noun 1. (in Arthurian legend) a knight in King Arthur’s […]
[pur-klohz] /ˈpɜrˌkloʊz/ noun 1. .
[pur-kuh-dan] /ˈpɜr kəˌdæn/ Pharmacology, Trademark. 1. a brand name for a preparation containing aspirin, oxycodone, caffeine, and other ingredients, used for the relief of pain.
[pur-koid] /ˈpɜr kɔɪd/ adjective 1. belonging to the Percoidea, a group of acanthopterygian fishes comprising the true perches and related families, and constituting one of the largest natural groups of fishes. 2. resembling a perch. /ˈpɜːkɔɪd/ adjective 1. of, relating to, or belonging to the Percoidea, a suborder of spiny-finned teleost fishes including the perches, […]