[puh-roo-zuh l] /pəˈru zəl/
a perusal of the current books.
the act of ; survey; scrutiny:
A more careful perusal yields this conclusion.
c.1600, from peruse + -al (2).
[puh-rooz] /pəˈruz/ verb (used with object), perused, perusing. 1. to read through with thoroughness or care: to peruse a report. 2. to scan or browse: The shoppers perused the magazines near the cash register while waiting to check out. 3. to read. 4. to survey or examine in detail. /pəˈruːz/ verb (transitive) 1. to read […]
[per-uh ts, puh-roots] /ˈpɛr əts, pəˈruts/ noun 1. Max Ferdinand, 1914–2002, English chemist, born in Austria: Nobel prize 1962. /pəˈrʊts/ noun 1. Max Ferdinand. 1914–2002, British biochemist, born in Austria. With J. C. Kendrew, he worked on the structure of haemoglobin and shared the Nobel prize for chemistry 1962 Perutz Per·utz (pə-rōōts’, pěr’əts), Max Ferdinand. […]
[puh-roo] /pəˈru/ noun 1. Spanish Perú [pe-roo] /pɛˈru/ (Show IPA). a republic in W South America. 496,222 sq. mi. (1,285,215 sq. km). Capital: Lima. 2. a city in N central Indiana. 3. a city in N Illinois. /pəˈruːvɪən/ adjective 1. of or relating to Peru or its inhabitants noun 2. a native or inhabitant of […]
noun 1. (def 2). noun 1. another name for cinchona (sense 2)