a stroke added to a score for a rule infraction.
[pen-uh ns] /ˈpɛn əns/ noun 1. a punishment undergone in token of penitence for sin. 2. a penitential discipline imposed by church authority. 3. a sacrament, as in the Roman Catholic Church, consisting in a confession of sin, made with sorrow and with the intention of amendment, followed by the forgiveness of the sin. /ˈpɛnəns/ […]
[pi-nang, -nahng, pee-nahng] /pɪˈnæŋ, -ˈnɑŋ, ˈpiˈnɑŋ/ noun 1. an island in SE Asia, off the W coast of the Malay Peninsula. 110 sq. mi. (285 sq. km). 2. a state including this island and parts of the adjacent mainland: now part of Malaysia; formerly one of the Straits Settlements and part of the former Federation […]
[pen-an-yuh-ler] /pɛnˈæn yə lər/ adjective 1. having the shape or design of an incomplete circle. /pɛnˈænjʊlə/ adjective 1. of or forming an almost complete ring
[puh-ney-teez, -nah-] /pəˈneɪ tiz, -ˈnɑ-/ plural noun, Roman Religion. 1. gods who watched over the home or community to which they belonged: originally, two deities of the storeroom. /pəˈnɑːtiːz/ plural noun 1. See lares and penates n. Roman household gods, 1510s, from Latin penates “gods of the inside of the house,” related to penatus “sanctuary […]