[pe-tahkh tik-vah] /ˈpɛ tɑx ˈtɪk vɑ/
a city in W Israel, NE of Tel Aviv.
unit 10^15 flops or 1000 teraflops. No computer has achieved this performance yet. (1997-07-21)
[pet-uh-hurts] /ˈpɛt əˌhɜrts/ noun 1. one quadrillion (10 15) hertz. Abbreviation: PHz.
[pey-tan] /peɪˈtɛ̃/ noun 1. Henri Philippe Omer [ahn-ree fee-leep aw-mer] /ɑ̃ˈri fiˈlip ɔˈmɛr/ (Show IPA), 1856–1951, marshal of France: premier of the Vichy government 1940–44. /French petɛ̃/ noun 1. Henri Philippe Omer (ɑ̃ri filip ɔmɛr). 1856–1951, French marshal, noted for his victory at Verdun (1916) in World War I and his leadership of the pro-Nazi […]
[pet-l] /ˈpɛt l/ noun 1. one of the often colored segments of the corolla of a flower. 1. a combining form meaning “seeking, moving toward” that specified by the initial element, used in the formation of compound words: acropetal. /ˈpɛtəl/ noun 1. any of the separate parts of the corolla of a flower: often brightly […]