noun, Chemistry, Pharmacology.
a white, crystalline, water-insoluble, explosive solid, C 5 H 8 N 4 O 1 2 , used chiefly as a high explosive and as a vasodilator in treating angina pectoris.
noun 1. a name or a term of address used to express affection for a person, thing, etc.
[pey-toh] /ˈpeɪ toʊ/ noun, plural petos (especially collectively) peto. 1. 3 .
[pet-nap-ing] /ˈpɛtˌnæp ɪŋ/ noun 1. the stealing of a , as for resale or ransom.
[pe-tœ-fee] /ˈpɛ tœ fi/ noun 1. Sándor [shahn-dawr] /ˈʃɑn dɔr/ (Show IPA), (Sándor Petrovics) 1823–49, Hungarian poet and patriot. /Hungarian ˈpɛtøːfi/ noun 1. Sándor (ˈʃaːndor). 1823–49, Hungarian lyric poet and patriot