a purple, blue, green, and white gallinule, Porphyrula martinica, inhabiting warmer areas of the New World, having a bright red, yellow, and blue bill, and lemon-yellow legs and feet.
any of several large, Old World gallinules of the genus Porphyrio.
a long-toed purple aquatic bird, Porphyrio porphyrio (or Porphyrula martinica), of the southern US and Europe, with red legs and red bill: family Rallidae (rails, etc)
noun 1. See under (def 1). [gran-uh-dil-uh] /ˌgræn əˈdɪl ə/ noun 1. the edible fruit of any of several species of passionflower, especially Passiflora edulis (purple granadilla) or P. quadrangularis (giant granadilla) 2. any of the plants yielding these fruits. /ˌɡrænəˈdɪlə/ noun 1. any of various passionflowers, such as Passiflora quadrangularis (giant granadilla), that have […]
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noun LSD Usage Note slang noun phrase LSD mixed with methedrine (1967+)
[pur-puh l-hahrt] /ˈpɜr pəlˌhɑrt/ noun 1. the hard, purplish wood of any of several South American trees belonging to the genus Peltogyne, of the legume family, used for making furniture.
[pur-puh l-hahrt] /ˈpɜr pəlˌhɑrt/ noun 1. the hard, purplish wood of any of several South American trees belonging to the genus Peltogyne, of the legume family, used for making furniture. noun, U.S. Armed Forces. 1. a medal awarded for wounds received in action against an enemy or as a direct result of an act of […]