[pee-truh-niz-uh m] /ˈpi trəˌnɪz əm/
the body of theological doctrine taught by, or attributed to, the apostle Peter.
[pe-troh] /ˈpɛ troʊ/ adjective 1. of or relating to petroleum or the petroleum industry. noun 2. Canadian. the federally owned petroleum industry. 1. a combining form meaning “rock,” “stone,” used in the formation of compound words: petrology. 1. a combining form meaning “petroleum,” “the extraction and export of petroleum,” used in the formation of compound […]
[pe-troh-broo-zhuh n, -shuh n] /ˌpɛ troʊˈbru ʒən, -ʃən/ noun 1. a member of a 12th-century sect in S France that rejected the Mass, infant baptism, prayers for the dead, sacerdotalism, the veneration of the cross, and the building of churches.
[pe-troh-byoot-n-awl] /ˌpɛ troʊˈbyut nˌɔl/ noun 1. See under (def 2). [byoot-n-awl, -ol] /ˈbyut nˌɔl, -ˌɒl/ noun, Chemistry. 1. . 2. butanol that is made from fossil fuels (petrobutanol) or from certain plants or algae (biobutanol) and which is used as an alternative to gasoline. /ˈbjuːtəˌnɒl/ noun 1. a colourless substance existing in four isomeric forms. […]
petroccipital pet·roc·cip·i·tal (pět’rŏk-sĭp’ĭ-tl) adj. Of or relating to the petrous portion of the temporal bone and to the occipital bone of the skull.