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parking lot an area, usually paved with concrete or asphalt, where motor vehicles can be parked.
parking meter a device set next to a parking space that accepts coins to pay for parking there and shows the amount of time allowed.
parkway a divided road or highway with trees, grass, or bushes along the sides or on the center strip. [2 definitions]
parliament a group of people who make the laws for a country. [2 definitions]
parlor a room in a house, hotel, restaurant, or the like for conversation or for entertaining guests. [2 definitions]
parochial having to do with or in a church parish.
parole the release of a prisoner before the time of punishment is finished. Prisoners who are given parole have behaved well in prison. When on parole, they must obey certain rules. [2 definitions]
parrot a tropical bird with a short, hooked bill and brightly colored feathers. Parrots can often imitate spoken words and other sounds. [2 definitions]
parsley a garden herb used to season or decorate food.
parsnip a plant like a carrot. The parsnip has yellow flowers and a large, pale root that can be eaten. [2 definitions]
parson a pastor in a Protestant church; minister.
part a separate piece or section of a whole. [13 definitions]
part company to end a friendship or relationship.
partial not complete. [3 definitions]
partially partly; not completely.
participant a person who takes part.
participate to take part; share (usually followed by "in").
participation the act or an instance of participating.
participle a form of a verb that may function as an adjective, a noun, a preposition, or part of a verb.
particle a tiny amount or small piece; speck; trace.
particular of or having to do with a single person, thing, or event and not any other. [5 definitions]