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Meanings of Paroli:

noun

A cumulative bet in which the sum originally staked and the money won are left as a further stake; the gambling of double the sum that was previously staked.

Paroling

pəˈrəʊl

Meanings of Paroling:

verb

Release (a prisoner) on parole.

Usage examples:

He was paroled after serving nine months of a two-year sentence
noun

The temporary or permanent release of a prisoner before the expiry of a sentence, on the promise of good behaviour.

Usage examples:

He committed a burglary while on parole

Meanings of Paromologia:

noun

The figure of partial admission; a strategy in debate in which minor points are conceded to an adversary in order to strengthen one's own position.

Meanings of Paromology:

noun

The figure of partial admission; a strategy in debate in which minor points are conceded to an adversary in order to strengthen one's own position.

Meanings of Paromphalocele:

noun

A hernia in which abdominal organs protrude into a baby's umbilical cord.

Usage examples:

Umbilical hernias, omphaloceles, and gastroschisis usually are apparent on gross inspection.

Paronomasia

ˌparənəˈmeɪzɪə

Meanings of Paronomasia:

noun

A play on words; a pun.

Usage examples:

That humorous lyric mentioned earlier, ‘you can't have your kate and edith, too’ and the song ‘over…

Meanings of Paronomasial:

adjective

= paronomastic .

Meanings of Paronomasian:

adjective

= paronomastic .

Meanings of Paronomasiastic:

adjective

= paronomastic .

Meanings of Paronomastic:

adjective

Of or relating to paronomasia; characterized by paronomasia, punning.

Meanings of Paronomastically:

adverb

In a paronomastic manner; punningly.

Meanings of Paronychia:

noun

An inflammation around a toenail or fingernail; a whitlow; the condition of having this.

Meanings of Paronychial:

adjective

Relating to or of the nature of paronychia.

Paronym

ˈparənɪm

Meanings of Paronym:

noun

A word which is a derivative of another and has a related meaning.

Usage examples:

‘wisdom’ is a paronym of ‘wise’

Paronyms

ˈparənɪm

Meanings of Paronyms:

noun

A word which is a derivative of another and has a related meaning.

Usage examples:

‘wisdom’ is a paronym of ‘wise’

Meanings of Paroophoron:

noun

A small group of vestigial tubules located behind the ovary, representing a mesonephric remnant in the female.

Meanings of Paropsis:

noun

A defect of sight.

Meanings of Parorexia:

noun

Disordered or abnormal appetite; specifically pica.

Parosmia

pəˈrɒz.mi.ə

Meanings of Parosmia:

noun

Abnormality in the sense of smell.

Usage examples:

Currently, just over seven months after the accident, i have parosmia

Meanings of Parotic:

adjective

Situated beside or near the ear; parotid.

Parotid

pəˈrɒtɪd

Meanings of Parotid:

adjective

Relating to, situated near, or affecting a parotid gland.

Usage examples:

The parotid duct
noun

Short for parotid gland.

Meanings of Parotidean:

adjective

Parotid.

Meanings of Parotidectomy:

noun

Surgical excision of all or part of a parotid gland; an instance of this.

Meanings of Parotiditis:

noun

Parotitis.

Meanings of Parotids:

noun

Short for parotid gland.

adjective

Relating to, situated near, or affecting a parotid gland.

Usage examples:

The parotid duct

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