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 […]
[per-myoot] /pərˈmyut/ verb (used with object), permuted, permuting. 1. to alter; change. 2. Mathematics. to subject to . /pəˈmjuːt/ verb (transitive) 1. to change the sequence of 2. (maths) to subject to permutation v. late 14c., “to change one for another,” from French permuter or directly from Latin permutare “to change thoroughly” (see permutation). Mathematical […]