[puh-roh, pe-; French pe-roh] /pəˈroʊ, pɛ-; French pɛˈroʊ/
[chahrlz;; French sharl] /tʃɑrlz;; French ʃarl/ (Show IPA), 1628–1703, French poet, critic, and author of fairy tales.
his brother, Claude
[klawd;; French klohd] /klɔd;; French kloʊd/ (Show IPA), 1613–88, French architect, scientist, and physician.
Charles (ʃarl). 1628–1703, French author, noted for his Contes de ma mère l’oye (1697), which contains the fairy tales Little Red Riding Hood, Cinderella, and The Sleeping Beauty
- Perrier water
/ˈpɛrɪeɪ/ noun 1. trademark a sparkling mineral water from the south of France
[pe-ran] /pɛˈrɛ̃/ noun 1. Jean Baptiste [zhahn ba-teest] /ʒɑ̃ baˈtist/ (Show IPA), 1870–1942, French physicist and chemist: Nobel Prize in physics 1926. /French pɛrɛ̃/ noun 1. Jean Baptiste (ʒɑ̃ batist). 1870–1942, French physicist. His researches on the distribution and diffusion of particles in colloids (1911) gave evidence for the physical reality of molecules, confirmed the […]
[pur-nuh n-see] /ˈpɜr nən si/ noun, Law. 1. a taking or receiving, as of the rents or profits of an estate.
[pur-nuh m-byoo-koh, -boo-; Portuguese per-nahm-boo-koo] /ˌpɜr nəmˈbyu koʊ, -ˈbu-; Portuguese ˌpɛr nɑmˈbu kʊ/ noun 1. a state in NE Brazil. 38,000 sq. mi. (98,420 sq. km). Capital: Recife. 2. former name of . /ˌpɜːnəmˈbjuːkəʊ; Portuguese pernəmˈbuku/ noun 1. a state of NE Brazil, on the Atlantic: consists of a humid coastal plain rising to a […]