(Austral) horse races for amateur riders held in rural areas
1. a combining form meaning “one trillionth” (10 −12): picogram. prefix 1. denoting 10–12: picofarad, p word-forming element used in making names for very small unites of measure, 1915 (formally adopted c.1952 as a scientific prefix meaning “one trillionth”), from Spanish pico “a little over, a small balance,” literally “sharp point, beak,” of Celtic origin […]
- Pico de gallo
noun a relish of finely chopped jicama, jalapenos, cucumbers, radishes, onions, bell pepper, and oranges; also called Salsa Mexicana Word Origin Spanish ‘rooster’s beak’ Usage Note cooking
noun 1. a traffic circle and open square in W London, England: theater and amusement center.
[pik-uh-lil-ee] /ˈpɪk əˌlɪl i/ noun, plural piccalillis. 1. a pungent relish of East Indian origin, made of chopped vegetables, mustard, vinegar, and hot spices. /ˈpɪkəˌlɪlɪ/ noun 1. a pickle of mixed vegetables, esp onions, cauliflower, and cucumber, in a mustard sauce n. “pickle of chopped vegetables,” 1769, piccalillo, perhaps a fanciful elaboration of pickle. Spelling […]