a position assumed by a soldier or sailor in which the feet are 12 inches (30.48 cm) apart, the hands are clasped behind the back, and the head is held motionless and facing forward.
a command to assume this position.
[par-uh-dahy-klawr-uh-ben-zeen, -ben-zeen, -klohr-] /ˌpær ə daɪˌklɔr əˈbɛn zin, -bɛnˈzin, -ˌkloʊr-/ noun, Chemistry. 1. a white, crystalline, volatile, water-insoluble solid, C 6 H 4 Cl 2 , of the , having a penetrating odor: used chiefly as a moth repellent. paradichlorobenzene (pār’ə-dī-klôr’ə-běn’zēn’) A white crystalline compound used as a germicide and an insecticide. Chemical formula: C6H4Cl2.
[pa-pree-kuh, puh-, pah-, pap-ri-kuh] /pæˈpri kə, pə-, pɑ-, ˈpæp rɪ kə/ noun 1. a red, powdery condiment derived from dried, ripe sweet peppers. adjective 2. cooked or seasoned with paprika. /ˈpæprɪkə; pæˈpriː-/ noun 1. a mild powdered seasoning made from a sweet variety of red pepper 2. the fruit or plant from which this seasoning […]
[pap-ee] /ˈpæp i/ adjective, pappier, pappiest. 1. like ; mushy. [pap-ee] /ˈpæp i/ noun, plural pappies. Older Use. 1. . /ˈpæpɪ/ adjective -pier, -piest 1. resembling pap; mushy /ˈpæpɪ/ noun (pl) -pies 1. (US) an informal word for father noun Father; pap: Harry Light? His pappy
[par-uh-did-l] /ˈpær əˌdɪd l/ noun 1. an exercise or sequence performed typically on the snare drum, marked by four basic beats with alternation of the right hand and left hand on successive strong beats, and begun and ended slowly with a dramatic increase in tempo in the middle. /ˈpærəˌdɪdəl/ noun 1. a group of four […]