[pee-rey-ney-zaw-ree-ahn-tal] /pi reɪˈneɪ zɔ ri ɑ̃ˈtal/
a department in S France. 1600 sq. mi. (4145 sq. km).
a department of S France, in Languedoc-Roussillon region. Capital: Perpignan. Pop: 411 447 (2003 est). Area: 4144 sq km (1616 sq miles)
[pahy-ree-nuh-kahrp] /paɪˈri nəˌkɑrp/ noun 1. Mycology. a perithecium. 2. Botany. a drupe.
[pahy-ree-noid, pahy-ruh-noid] /paɪˈri nɔɪd, ˈpaɪ rəˌnɔɪd/ noun 1. a spherical protein structure found within chloroplasts of certain algae and hornworts. /ˈpaɪrəˌnɔɪd/ noun 1. any of various small protein granules that occur in certain algae, mosses, and protozoans and are involved in the synthesis of starch
[pahy-ree-throid, -reth-roid] /paɪˈri θrɔɪd, -ˈrɛθ rɔɪd/ noun, Chemistry. 1. any of several synthetic compounds that are similar to but more persistent than natural . /paɪˈriːθrɔɪd/ noun 1. any of various chemical compounds having similar insecticidal properties to pyrethrin adjective 2. of or relating to such compounds
[pahy-ree-thruh m, -reth-ruh m] /paɪˈri θrəm, -ˈrɛθ rəm/ noun 1. any of several chrysanthemums, as Chrysanthemum coccineum, having finely divided leaves and showy red, pink, lilac, or white flowers, cultivated as an ornamental. 2. any of several chrysanthemums, as C. cinerariifolium, or C. coccineum, cultivated as a source of insecticides. 3. Pharmacology. the dried flower […]