a person, esp an office worker, employed by a firm on a permanent basis Compare temp
[pur-mik] /ˈpɜr mɪk/ noun 1. a subfamily of Finnic, comprising the modern languages Udmurt and Komi, spoken in northeastern European Russia, and fragmentary attestations of an earlier language (Old Permic) dating from the 15th century.
[pur mil, per] /ˌpɜr ˈmɪl, pər/ adverb 1. per thousand. /pə ˈmɪl/ adverb 1. by the thousand or in each thousand
[per-mil-ij] /pərˈmɪl ɪdʒ/ noun 1. a rate or proportion per thousand. Compare (def 1).
[per-mis-uh-buh l] /pərˈmɪs ə bəl/ adjective 1. that can be ; allowable: a permissible amount of sentimentality under the circumstances; Such behavior is not permissible! /pəˈmɪsəbəl/ adjective 1. permitted; allowable adj. early 15c., from Old French permissible (15c.) and directly from Medieval Latin permissibilis, from permiss-, past participle stem of Latin permittere (see permit (v.)).