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pantry

n.食品柜,餐具室
a room (as in a hotel or hospital) for preparation of foods on order

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parable

n.寓言,比喻
example; especially : a usually short fictitious story that illustrates a moral attitude or a religious priciple

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paradigm

n.典范,范例,示例
example, pattern; especially: an outstandingly clear or typical example or archetype

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paradise

n.天堂,极乐,致福,一种愉悦的状态
a place or state of bliss, felicity, or delight

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paradox

n.与常识违背,但很可能正确的论点,自相矛盾的话
a statement that is seemingly contradictory or opposed to common sense and yet is perhaps true

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paragon

n.模范,典型
a model of excellence or perfection

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paramount

adj.最重要的,最高权力的
superior to all others

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paranoia

n.偏执狂
a tendency on the part of an individual or group toward excessively or irrational suspiciousness and distrustfulness of others

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paraphrase

vt.释义,传译,以意译重述
to make a restatement of a text, passage or work giving the meaning in another form

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parch

vi.烤干,焦干
to dry or shrival with cold

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pariah

n.贱民
a memner of a low caste of southen india

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parity

n.同等,同格,同位,平价
the quality or state of being equal or equivalent

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parlance

n.说法,语法,语调
manner or mode of speech

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parody

n.模仿诗文,模仿体裁及其作品,嘲弄文章,拙劣的模仿
a literary or musical work in which the style of an author or work is closely imitated for comic effect or in ridicule; a poor or weak imitation

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paroxysm

n.发作,突发
a sudden violent emotion or action; outburst

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parquetry

n.镶木地板艺术或图案

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parrot

n.鹦鹉
vt.学舌

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parry

v.挡开,避开(武器,问题等)

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parse

v.从语法上分析

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parsimony

n.过度节俭,吝啬

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partake

v.分担,参与,分享

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partial

adj.部分的,局部的,偏袒的,偏爱的

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particularize

v.详细说明

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partisan

n.党羽,同党的人,游击队员

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pastiche

n.模仿(的手法),混成

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pat

adj.非常恰当的,适时的

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patent

adj.专利的,显著的,新奇的,显而易见的

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pathology

n.病理学,病理,病状

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patrician

n.贵族,名门望族
adj.贵族的

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patriot

n.爱国者,爱国主义者