[pet-ee] /ˈpɛt i/
noun, Medieval English Law.
serjeanty in which the tenant renders services of an impersonal nature to the king, as providing him annually with an implement of war, as a lance or bow.
[puh-tee pwa; English pet-ee pwah] /pə ti ˈpwa; English ˈpɛt i ˈpwɑ/ plural noun, French. 1. small green peas. /French pəti pwa/ plural noun 1. small sweet fresh green peas
- Petit suisse
noun See Petit-Suisse cheese
- Petit-suisse cheese
noun a small unripened and tangy cow’s-milk and cream cheese; also written Petit Suisse Usage Note cooking
[pet-ee] /ˈpɛt i/ noun, English Law. 1. the killing of a husband by his wife, of a lord by his servant, or of an ecclesiastic by a subordinate ecclesiastic.