a paste or sauce from Provençe made of basil, garlic, olive oil, and sometimes Parmesan cheese and tomato paste.
a vegetable soup flavored with pistou.
[pit] /pɪt/ noun 1. a naturally formed or excavated hole or cavity in the ground: pits caused by erosion; clay pits. 2. a covered or concealed excavation in the ground, serving as a trap. 3. Mining. 4. the abode of evil spirits and lost souls; hell: an evil inspiration from the pit. 5. the pits, […]
[pee-tuh] /ˈpi tə/ noun 1. a fiber obtained from plants of the genera Agave, Aechmea, etc., used for cordage, mats, etc. 2. any of these plants. [pee-tah, -tuh] /ˈpi tɑ, -tə/ noun 1. a round, flat Middle Eastern bread that is often filled with meat, peppers, etc., to make a sandwich. /ˈpiːtə/ noun 1. any […]
[pit-uh-hahy-uh] /ˌpɪt əˈhaɪ ə/ noun 1. any of several cacti of the genus Lemaireocereus and related genera, of the southwestern U.S. and Mexico, bearing edible fruit. 2. the fruit of such a cactus. /ˌpɪtəˈhaɪə/ noun 1. any giant cactus of Central America and the SW United States, esp the saguaro 2. Also called dragon fruit. […]
[pit-uh-kuh] /ˈpɪt ə kə/ noun, Buddhism. 1. See under . noun, Buddhism. 1. a collection of scriptures, originally recorded from oral traditions in the 1st century b.c., divided into one of three parts (Pitaka) sermons () the rules of the Buddhist order () and several treatises on philosophy and psychology ()