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n.
One who, or that which, paces; especially, a horse that paces.
n.
See Pasha.
n.
A divinity worshiped by the ancient Peruvians as the creator of the universe.
n.
The fragrant roots of the Saussurea Costus, exported from India to China, and used for burning as incense. It is supposed to be the costus of the ancients.
a. & n.
See Pashalic.
n.
Alt. of Parchesi
n.
A game, somewhat resembling backgammon, originating in India.
n.
An instrument for measuring thickness, as of the glass of a mirror, or of paper; a pachymeter.
n.
A substance resembling gutta-percha, and used to adulterate it, obtained from the East Indian tree Isonandra acuminata.
A combining form meaning thick; as, pachyderm, pachydactyl.
a.
Having the pericarp thick.
n.
A bird or other animal having thick toes.
a.
Having thick toes.
n.
One of the Pachydermata.
a.
Of or relating to the pachyderms; as, pachydermal dentition.
n. pl.
A group of hoofed mammals distinguished for the thickness of their skins, including the elephant, hippopotamus, rhinoceros, tapir, horse, and hog. It is now considered an artificial group.
a.
Of or pertaining to the pachyderms.
a.
Thick-skinned; not sensitive to ridicule.
a.
Related to the pachyderms.
a.
Having a thick tongue; -- applied to a group of lizards (Pachyglossae), including the iguanas and agamas.

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