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Paris - Definition

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Standard Definition

[n] the capital and largest city of France; and international center of culture and commerce
[n] a town in northeast Texas
[n] sometimes placed in subfamily Trilliaceae

Synonyms

capital of France - (5 syllables), City of Light - (4 syllables), French capital - (4 syllables), genus Paris - (4 syllables)

Misc. Definitions

\Par"is\, n. [From Paris, the son of Priam.] (Bot.) A plant common in Europe ({Paris quadrifolia}); herb Paris; truelove. It has been used as a narcotic. Note: It much resembles the American genus {Trillium}, but has usually four leaves and a tetramerous flower.
\Par"is\, n. The chief city of France. {Paris green}. See under {Green}, n. {Paris white} (Chem.), purified chalk used as a pigment; whiting; Spanish white.

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