[puh-ren-tee] /pəˈrɛn ti/
noun, plural parenties.
a large, brown and yellow monitor lizard, Varanus giganteus, native to arid and semiarid regions of Australia.
noun (pl) -ties
a large dark-coloured monitor lizard, Varanus giganteus, of central and west Australia which grows to 7 ft
[per-ez] /ˈpɛr ɛz/ noun 1. Shimon [shi-mohn] /ʃɪˈmoʊn/ (Show IPA), born 1923, Israeli political leader, born in Poland: prime minister 1984–86, 1995–96. [per; English pair] /pɛr; English pɛər/ noun, plural pères [per; English pairz] /pɛr; English pɛərz/ (Show IPA). French. 1. . 2. senior: Dumas père. /ˈpɛrɛs/ noun 1. Shimon (ʃiːˈməʊn). born 1923, Israeli statesman, […]
[per-uh-stroi-kuh; Russian pyi-ryi-stroi-kuh] /ˌpɛr əˈstrɔɪ kə; Russian pyɪ ryɪˈstrɔɪ kə/ noun 1. Russian. the program of economic and political reform in the Soviet Union initiated by Mikhail Gorbachev in 1986. /ˌpɛrəˈstrɔɪkə/ noun 1. the policy of reconstructing the economy, etc, of the former Soviet Union under the leadership of Mikhail Gorbachov n. 1981, from Russian […]
[per-its; Yiddish. pe-rets] /ˈpɛr ɪts; Yiddish. ˈpɛ rɛts/ noun 1. I(saac) L(oeb) or Yitzchok Leibush [yits-khawk ley-boo sh] /ˈyɪts xɔk ˈleɪ bʊʃ/ (Show IPA), 1852–1915, Polish author: writer of plays, poems, and short stories in Yiddish.
Perey (pě-rā’) French physicist who discovered the element francium in 1939.