Name Report For First Name PROCRUSTES:


First name PROCRUSTES's origin is Greek. PROCRUSTES means "myth name (stretcher)". You can find other first names and English words that rhymes with PROCRUSTES below. Ryhme list involves the matching sounds according to the first letters, last letters and first&last letters of procrustes.(Brown names are of the same origin (Greek) with PROCRUSTES and Red names are first names with English/Anglo-Saxon origin)

Rhymes with PROCRUSTES - Names & Words

First Names Rhyming PROCRUSTES



NAMES RHYMING WITH PROCRUSTES (According to last letters):

Rhyming Names According to Last 9 Letters (rocrustes) - Names That Ends with rocrustes:

Rhyming Names According to Last 8 Letters (ocrustes) - Names That Ends with ocrustes:

Rhyming Names According to Last 7 Letters (crustes) - Names That Ends with crustes:

Rhyming Names According to Last 6 Letters (rustes) - Names That Ends with rustes:

Rhyming Names According to Last 5 Letters (ustes) - Names That Ends with ustes:

Rhyming Names According to Last 4 Letters (stes) - Names That Ends with stes:

acestes orestes thyestes agestes

Rhyming Names According to Last 3 Letters (tes) - Names That Ends with tes:

tiridates atlantes achates aeetes antiphates corybantes iobates laertes melecertes philoctetes pityocamptes polites socrates thersites zelotes zetes brites bates montes sketes yates

Rhyming Names According to Last 2 Letters (es) - Names That Ends with es:

agnes atropes ceres erinyes hyades keres numees pules el-marees farees mounafes calles eliaures gesnes kanelingres benes devries bes menes psusennes ramses styles jacques achilles agamedes alcides anchises ares atreides cebriones chryses damocles diomedes eteocles eupeithes gilles gyes hercules hermes hippomenes iphicles laestrygones lycomedes oles polydeuces polynices pylades ulysses xerxes mozes abantiades rares anglides anlicnes delores dolores eadignes gertrudes ines lourdes louredes lyones mercedes ynes ames andres aries brandeles byrnes des eames eulises fitzjames forbes giannes

NAMES RHYMING WITH PROCRUSTES (According to first letters):

Rhyming Names According to First 9 Letters (procruste) - Names That Begins with procruste:

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proinsias prokopios prometheus promyse prospero protesilaus proteus

Rhyming Names According to First 2 Letters (pr) - Names That Begins with pr:

pramlocha pranav pranay prasutagus pratham praza prentice prentiss preost preostcot preostu preruet prescot prescott presley pressley prestin preston prewitt priam priapus pridwyn priest priestly primavera primeiro prince princeton prior priour priscilla priyana priyanka prudencia pruet pruie pruitt prunella prunellie pryderi prydwyn pryor


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palamedes palomydes palsmedes panagiotis pancratius pandareos pandarus paris parkins parmis parthenios patroclus pegasus peisistratus peleus pelias pelleas pelles pelops peneus pentheus peredurus peredwus pericles perkins perris perseus persis persius petrus phantasos phelps phemius pheobus philips phillips phillis philoetius phineas phinees phineus phorbas phorbus phorcys phrixus phylis phyllis piaras piers pinochos pirithous pittheus pius plexippus plutus polydamas polydorus polyeidus polyphemus pontus pslomydes pyramus pyrrhus

English Words Rhyming PROCRUSTES


procrustesnoun (n.) A celebrated legendary highwayman of Attica, who tied his victims upon an iron bed, and, as the case required, either stretched or cut of their legs to adapt them to its length; -- whence the metaphorical phrase, the bed of Procrustes.

procrustesianadjective (a.) See Procrustean.


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cerastesnoun (n.) A genus of poisonous African serpents, with a horny scale over each eye; the horned viper.

clidastesnoun (n.) A genus of extinct marine reptiles, allied to the Mosasaurus. See Illust. in Appendix.

dermestesnoun (n.) A genus of coleopterous insects, the larvae of which feed animal substances. They are very destructive to dries meats, skins, woolens, and furs. The most common species is D. lardarius, known as the bacon beetle.

ecclesiastesadjective (a.) One of the canonical books of the Old Testament.

microlestesnoun (n.) An extinct genus of small Triassic mammals, the oldest yet found in European strata.

rudistesnoun (n. pl.) An extinct order or suborder of bivalve mollusks characteristic of the Cretaceous period; -- called also Rudista. See Illust. under Hippurite.

testesnoun (n.) pl. of Teste, or of Testis.
  (pl. ) of Testis

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acatesnoun (n. pl.) See Cates.

aetitesnoun (n.) See Eaglestone.

annatesnoun (n. pl.) The first year's profits of a spiritual preferment, anciently paid by the clergy to the pope; first fruits. In England, they now form a fund for the augmentation of poor livings.

antesnoun (n. pl.) Antae. See Anta.

ascitesnoun (n.) A collection of serous fluid in the cavity of the abdomen; dropsy of the peritoneum.

atlantesnoun (n. pl.) Figures or half figures of men, used as columns to support an entablature; -- called also telamones. See Caryatides.

ascomycetesnoun (n. pl.) A large class of higher fungi distinguished by septate hyphae, and by having their spores formed in asci, or spore sacs. It comprises many orders, among which are the yeasts, molds, mildews, truffles, morels, etc.

barytesnoun (n.) Barium sulphate, generally called heavy spar or barite. See Barite.

bootesnoun (n.) A northern constellation, containing the bright star Arcturus.

basidiomycetesnoun (n. pl.) A large subdivision of fungi coordinate with the Ascomycetes, characterized by having the spores borne on a basidium. It embraces those fungi best known to the public, such as mushrooms, toadstools, etc.

catesnoun (n.) Provisions; food; viands; especially, luxurious food; delicacies; dainties.

chaetetesnoun (n.) A genus of fossil corals, common in the lower Silurian limestones.

cormophytesnoun (n. pl.) Alt. of Cormophyta

cortesnoun (n. pl.) The legislative assembly, composed of nobility, clergy, and representatives of cities, which in Spain and in Portugal answers, in some measure, to the Parliament of Great Britain.

curtesadjective (a.) Courteous.

cyphonautesnoun (n.) The free-swimming, bivalve larva of certain Bryozoa.

dalmanitesnoun (n.) Same as Dalmania.

diabetesnoun (n.) A disease which is attended with a persistent, excessive discharge of urine. Most frequently the urine is not only increased in quantity, but contains saccharine matter, in which case the disease is generally fatal.

disparatesnoun (n. pl.) Things so unequal or unlike that they can not be compared with each other.

ephialtesnoun (n.) The nightmare.

equitesnoun (n. pl) An order of knights holding a middle place between the senate and the commonalty; members of the Roman equestrian order.

favositesnoun (n.) A genus of fossil corals abundant in the Silurian and Devonian rocks, having polygonal cells with perforated walls.

gasteromycetesnoun (n. pl.) An order of fungi, in which the spores are borne inside a sac called the peridium, as in the puffballs.

gerontesnoun (n. pl.) Magistrates in Sparta, who with the ephori and kings, constituted the supreme civil authority.

grammatesnoun (n. pl.) Rudiments; first principles, as of grammar.

halysitesnoun (n.) A genus of Silurian fossil corals; the chain corals. See Chain coral, under Chain.

hippocratesnoun (n.) A famous Greek physician and medical writer, born in Cos, about 460 B. C.

hymenomycetesnoun (n. pl.) One of the great divisions of fungi, containing those species in which the hymenium is completely exposed.

hyphomycetesnoun (n. pl.) One of the great division of fungi, containing those species which have naked spores borne on free or only fasciculate threads.

intransigentesnoun (n. pl.) The extreme radicals; the party of the irreconcilables.

jutesnoun (n. pl.) Jutlanders; one of the Low German tribes, a portion of which settled in Kent, England, in the 5th century.

latesnoun (n.) A genus of large percoid fishes, of which one species (Lates Niloticus) inhabits the Nile, and another (L. calcarifer) is found in the Ganges and other Indian rivers. They are valued as food fishes.

litotesnoun (n.) A diminution or softening of statement for the sake of avoiding censure or increasing the effect by contrast with the moderation shown in the form of expression; as, " a citizen of no mean city," that is, of an illustrious city.

louchettesnoun (n. pl.) Goggles intended to rectify strabismus by permitting vision only directly in front.

mycetesnoun (n.) A genus of South American monkeys, including the howlers. See Howler, 2, and Illust.

myzontesnoun (n. pl.) The Marsipobranchiata.

mesomycetesnoun (n. pl.) One of the three classes into which the fungi are divided in Brefeld's classification.

myxomycetesnoun (n. pl.) A class of peculiar organisms, the slime molds, formerly regarded as animals (Mycetozoa), but now generally thought to be plants and often separated as a distinct phylum (Myxophyta). They are found on damp earth and decaying vegetable matter, and consist of naked masses of protoplasm, often of considerable size, which creep very slowly over the surface and ingest solid food.

natesnoun (n. pl.) The buttocks.
 noun (n. pl.) The two anterior of the four lobes on the dorsal side of the midbrain of most mammals; the anterior optic lobes.
 noun (n. pl.) The umbones of a bivalve shell.

nemertesnoun (n.) A genus of nemertina.

nereitesnoun (n. pl.) Fossil tracks of annelids.

nummulitesnoun (n.) A genus of extinct Tertiary Foraminifera, having a thin, flat, round shell, containing a large number of small chambers arranged spirally.

optimatesnoun (n. pl.) The nobility or aristocracy of ancient Rome, as opposed to the populares.

orbitolitesnoun (n.) A genus of living Foraminifera, forming broad, thin, circular disks, containing numerous small chambers.

quiritesnoun (n. pl.) Roman citizens.
 noun (n. pl.) Roman citizens.

pahutesnoun (n. pl.) See Utes.

parietesnoun (n. pl.) The walls of a cavity or an organ; as, the abdominal parietes; the parietes of the cranium.
 noun (n. pl.) The sides of an ovary or of a capsule.
  (pl. ) of Paries

penatesnoun (n. pl.) The household gods of the ancient Romans. They presided over the home and the family hearth. See Lar.

pentremitesnoun (n.) A genus of crinoids belonging to the Blastoidea. They have five petal-like ambulacra.

poritesnoun (n.) An important genus of reef-building corals having small twelve-rayed calicles, and a very porous coral. Some species are branched, others grow in large massive or globular forms.


Rhyming Words According to First 9 Letters (procruste) - Words That Begins with procruste:

procrusteanadjective (a.) Of or pertaining to Procrustes, or the mode of torture practiced by him; producing conformity by violent means; as, the Procrustean treatment; a Procrustean limit. See Procrustes.

procrusteanizingnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Procrusteanize

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procrastinatingnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Procrastinate

procrastinationnoun (n.) The act or habit of procrastinating, or putting off to a future time; delay; dilatoriness.

procrastinatornoun (n.) One who procrastinates, or defers the performance of anything.

procrastinatoryadjective (a.) Of or pertaining to procrastination; dilatory.

procreantnoun (n.) One who, or that which, procreates.
 adjective (a.) Generating; producing; productive; fruitful; assisting in procreation.

procreatingnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Procreate

procreationnoun (n.) The act of begetting; generation and production of young.

procreativeadjective (a.) Having the power to beget; generative.

procreativenessnoun (n.) The power of generating.

procreatornoun (n.) One who begets; a father or sire; a generator.

procrisnoun (n.) Any species of small moths of the genus Procris. The larvae of some species injure the grapevine by feeding in groups upon the leaves.

Rhyming Words According to First 4 Letters (proc) - Words That Begins with proc:

procaciousadjective (a.) Pert; petulant; forward; saucy.

procacitynoun (n.) Forwardness; pertness; petulance.

procambiumnoun (n.) The young tissue of a fibrovascular bundle before its component cells have begun to be differentiated.

procatarcticadjective (a.) Beginning; predisposing; exciting; initial.

procatarxisnoun (n.) The kindling of a disease into action; also, the procatarctic cause.

procedendonoun (n.) A writ by which a cause which has been removed on insufficient grounds from an inferior to a superior court by certiorari, or otherwise, is sent down again to the same court, to be proceeded in there.
 noun (n.) In English practice, a writ issuing out of chancery in cases where the judges of subordinate courts delay giving judgment, commanding them to proceed to judgment.
 noun (n.) A writ by which the commission of the justice of the peace is revived, after having been suspended.

procedurenoun (n.) The act or manner of proceeding or moving forward; progress; process; operation; conduct.
 noun (n.) A step taken; an act performed; a proceeding; the steps taken in an action or other legal proceeding.
 noun (n.) That which results; issue; product.

proceedingnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Proceed
 noun (n.) The act of one who proceeds, or who prosecutes a design or transaction; progress or movement from one thing to another; a measure or step taken in a course of business; a transaction; as, an illegal proceeding; a cautious or a violent proceeding.
 noun (n.) The course of procedure in the prosecution of an action at law.

proceednoun (n.) See Proceeds.
 verb (v. i.) To move, pass, or go forward or onward; to advance; to continue or renew motion begun; as, to proceed on a journey.
 verb (v. i.) To pass from one point, topic, or stage, to another; as, to proceed with a story or argument.
 verb (v. i.) To issue or come forth as from a source or origin; to come from; as, light proceeds from the sun.
 verb (v. i.) To go on in an orderly or regulated manner; to begin and carry on a series of acts or measures; to act by method; to prosecute a design.
 verb (v. i.) To be transacted; to take place; to occur.
 verb (v. i.) To have application or effect; to operate.
 verb (v. i.) To begin and carry on a legal process.

proceedernoun (n.) One who proceeds.

proceedsnoun (n. pl.) That which comes forth or results; effect; yield; issue; product; sum accruing from a sale, etc.

proceleusmaticnoun (n.) A foot consisting of four short syllables.
 adjective (a.) Inciting; animating; encouraging.
 adjective (a.) Consisting of four short syllables; composed of feet of four short syllables each.

procellariannoun (n.) One of a family of oceanic birds (Procellaridae) including the petrels, fulmars, and shearwaters. They are often seen in great abundance in stormy weather.

procellousadjective (a.) Stormy.

procephalicadjective (a.) Pertaining to, or forming, the front of the head.

proceptionnoun (n.) Preoccupation.

procereadjective (a.) Of high stature; tall.

procerebrumnoun (n.) The prosencephalon.

proceresnoun (n. pl.) An order of large birds; the Ratitae; -- called also Proceri.

proceritenoun (n.) The segment next to the flagellum of the antennae of Crustacea.

proceritynoun (n.) Height of stature; tallness.

processnoun (n.) The act of proceeding; continued forward movement; procedure; progress; advance.
 noun (n.) A series of actions, motions, or occurrences; progressive act or transaction; continuous operation; normal or actual course or procedure; regular proceeding; as, the process of vegetation or decomposition; a chemical process; processes of nature.
 noun (n.) A statement of events; a narrative.
 noun (n.) Any marked prominence or projecting part, especially of a bone; anapophysis.
 noun (n.) The whole course of proceedings in a cause real or personal, civil or criminal, from the beginning to the end of the suit; strictly, the means used for bringing the defendant into court to answer to the action; -- a generic term for writs of the class called judicial.

processionnoun (n.) The act of proceeding, moving on, advancing, or issuing; regular, orderly, or ceremonious progress; continuous course.
 noun (n.) That which is moving onward in an orderly, stately, or solemn manner; a train of persons advancing in order; a ceremonious train; a retinue; as, a procession of mourners; the Lord Mayor's procession.
 noun (n.) An orderly and ceremonial progress of persons, either from the sacristy to the choir, or from the choir around the church, within or without.
 noun (n.) An old term for litanies which were said in procession and not kneeling.
 verb (v. t.) To ascertain, mark, and establish the boundary lines of, as lands.
 verb (v. i.) To march in procession.
 verb (v. i.) To honor with a procession.

processionalnoun (n.) A service book relating to ecclesiastical processions.
 noun (n.) A hymn, or other selection, sung during a church procession; as, the processional was the 202d hymn.
 adjective (a.) Of or pertaining to a procession; consisting in a procession.

processionalistnoun (n.) One who goes or marches in a procession.

processionaryadjective (a.) Pertaining to a procession; consisting in processions; as, processionary service.

processionernoun (n.) One who takes part in a procession.
 noun (n.) A manual of processions; a processional.
 noun (n.) An officer appointed to procession lands.

processioningnoun (n.) A proceeding prescribed by statute for ascertaining and fixing the boundaries of land. See 2d Procession.

processiveadjective (a.) Proceeding; advancing.

procheinadjective (a.) Next; nearest.

prochordaladjective (a.) Situated in front of the notochord; -- applied especially to parts of the cartilaginous rudiments in the base of the skull.

prochronismnoun (n.) The dating of an event before the time it happened; an antedating; -- opposed to metachronism.

procidencenoun (n.) Alt. of Procidentia

procidentianoun (n.) A falling down; a prolapsus.

prociduousadjective (a.) Falling from its proper place.

procinctnoun (n.) A state of complete readiness for action.

proclaimingnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Proclaim

proclaimernoun (n.) One who proclaims.

proclamationnoun (n.) The act of proclaiming; official or general notice; publication.
 noun (n.) That which is proclaimed, publicly announced, or officially declared; a published ordinance; as, the proclamation of a king; a Thanksgiving proclamation.

procliticadjective (a.) Leaning forward; -- said of certain monosyllabic words which are so closely attached to the following word as not to have a separate accent.

procliveadjective (a.) Having a tendency by nature; prone; proclivous.

proclivitynoun (n.) Inclination; propensity; proneness; tendency.
 noun (n.) Readiness; facility; aptitude.

proclivousadjective (a.) Inclined; tending by nature.
 adjective (a.) Having the incisor teeth directed forward.

procoelenoun (n.) A lateral cavity of the prosencephalon; a lateral ventricle of the brain.

procoelianoun (n.) Same as Procoele.
 noun (n. pl.) A division of Crocodilia, including the true crocodiles and alligators, in which the dorsal vertebrae are concave in front.

procoeliannoun (n.) A reptile having procoelian vertebrae; one of the Procoelia.
 adjective (a.) Concave in front; as, procoelian vertebrae, which have the anterior end of the centra concave and the posterior convex.

procoelousadjective (a.) Same as Procoelian.

proconsulnoun (n.) An officer who discharged the duties of a consul without being himself consul; a governor of, or a military commander in, a province. He was usually one who had previously been consul.

proconsularadjective (a.) Alt. of Proconsulary

proconsularyadjective (a.) Of or pertaining of a proconsul; as, proconsular powers.
 adjective (a.) Under the government of a proconsul; as, a proconsular province.

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proadjective (a.) A Latin preposition signifying for, before, forth.
 adverb (adv.) For, on, or in behalf of, the affirmative side; -- in contrast with con.

proanoun (n.) A sailing canoe of the Ladrone Islands and Malay Archipelago, having its lee side flat and its weather side like that of an ordinary boat. The ends are alike. The canoe is long and narrow, and is kept from overturning by a cigar-shaped log attached to a frame extending several feet to windward. It has been called the flying proa, and is the swiftest sailing craft known.

proatlasnoun (n.) A vertebral rudiment in front of the atlas in some reptiles.

probabiliorismnoun (n.) The doctrine of the probabiliorists.

probabilioristnoun (n.) One who holds, in opposition to the probabilists, that a man is bound to do that which is most probably right.

probabilismnoun (n.) The doctrine of the probabilists.

probabilistnoun (n.) One who maintains that certainty is impossible, and that probability alone is to govern our faith and actions.
 noun (n.) One who maintains that a man may do that which has a probability of being right, or which is inculcated by teachers of authority, although other opinions may seem to him still more probable.

probabilitynoun (n.) The quality or state of being probable; appearance of reality or truth; reasonable ground of presumption; likelihood.
 noun (n.) That which is or appears probable; anything that has the appearance of reality or truth.
 noun (n.) Likelihood of the occurrence of any event in the doctrine of chances, or the ratio of the number of favorable chances to the whole number of chances, favorable and unfavorable. See 1st Chance, n., 5.

probableadjective (a.) Capable of being proved.
 adjective (a.) Having more evidence for than against; supported by evidence which inclines the mind to believe, but leaves some room for doubt; likely.
 adjective (a.) Rendering probable; supporting, or giving ground for, belief, but not demonstrating; as, probable evidence; probable presumption.

probacynoun (n.) Proof; trial.

probaladjective (a.) Approved; probable.

probalitynoun (n.) Probability.

probangnoun (n.) A slender elastic rod, as of whalebone, with a sponge on the end, for removing obstructions from the esophagus, etc.

probatenoun (n.) Proof.
 noun (n.) Official proof; especially, the proof before a competent officer or tribunal that an instrument offered, purporting to be the last will and testament of a person deceased, is indeed his lawful act; the copy of a will proved, under the seal of the Court of Probate, delivered to the executors with a certificate of its having been proved.
 noun (n.) The right or jurisdiction of proving wills.
 adjective (a.) Of or belonging to a probate, or court of probate; as, a probate record.
 verb (v. t.) To obtain the official approval of, as of an instrument purporting to be the last will and testament; as, the executor has probated the will.

probationnoun (n.) The act of proving; also, that which proves anything; proof.
 noun (n.) Any proceeding designed to ascertain truth, to determine character, qualification, etc.; examination; trial; as, to engage a person on probation.
 noun (n.) The novitiate which a person must pass in a convent, to probe his or her virtue and ability to bear the severities of the rule.
 noun (n.) The trial of a ministerial candidate's qualifications prior to his ordination, or to his settlement as a pastor.
 noun (n.) Moral trial; the state of man in the present life, in which he has the opportunity of proving his character, and becoming qualified for a happier state.

probationaladjective (a.) Probationary.

probationaryadjective (a.) Of or pertaining to probation; serving for trial.

probationernoun (n.) One who is undergoing probation; one who is on trial; a novice.
 noun (n.) A student in divinity, who, having received certificates of good morals and qualifications from his university, is admitted to several trials by a presbytery, and, on acquitting himself well, is licensed to preach.

probationershipnoun (n.) The state of being a probationer; novitiate.

probationshipnoun (n.) A state of probation.

probativeadjective (a.) Serving for trial or proof; probationary; as, probative judgments; probative evidence.

probatornoun (n.) An examiner; an approver.
 noun (n.) One who, when indicted for crime, confessed it, and accused others, his accomplices, in order to obtain pardon; a state's evidence.

probatoryadjective (a.) Serving for trial; probationary.
 adjective (a.) Pertaining to, or serving for, proof.

probingnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Probe

probenoun (n.) An instrument for examining the depth or other circumstances of a wound, ulcer, or cavity, or the direction of a sinus, of for exploring for bullets, for stones in the bladder, etc.
 verb (v. t.) To examine, as a wound, an ulcer, or some cavity of the body, with a probe.
 verb (v. t.) Fig.: to search to the bottom; to scrutinize or examine thoroughly.

probeaglenoun (n.) See Porbeagle.

probitynoun (n.) Tried virtue or integrity; approved moral excellence; honesty; rectitude; uprightness.

problemnoun (n.) A question proposed for solution; a matter stated for examination or proof; hence, a matter difficult of solution or settlement; a doubtful case; a question involving doubt.
 noun (n.) Anything which is required to be done; as, in geometry, to bisect a line, to draw a perpendicular; or, in algebra, to find an unknown quantity.

problematicadjective (a.) Alt. of Problematical

problematicaladjective (a.) Having the nature of a problem; not shown in fact; questionable; uncertain; unsettled; doubtful.

problematistnoun (n.) One who proposes problems.

proboscidateadjective (a.) Having a proboscis; proboscidial.

proboscideanoun (n. pl.) An order of large mammals including the elephants and mastodons.

proboscideanadjective (a.) Proboscidian.

proboscidialadjective (a.) Proboscidate.

proboscidiannoun (n.) One of the Proboscidea.
 adjective (a.) Pertaining to the Proboscidea.

proboscidiferanoun (n. pl.) An extensive division of pectinibranchiate gastropods, including those that have a long retractile proboscis, with the mouth at the end, as the cones, whelks, tritons, and cowries. See Illust. of Gastropoda, and of Winkle.
 noun (n. pl.) A subdivision of the taenioglossate gastropods, including the fig-shells (Pyrula), the helmet shells (Cassis), the tritons, and allied genera.


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praecocesnoun (n. pl.) A division of birds including those whose young are able to run about when first hatched.

praenaresnoun (n. pl.) The anterior nares. See Nares.

praetoresnoun (n. pl.) A division of butterflies including the satyrs.

precocesnoun (n. pl.) Same as Praecoces.

preesnoun (n.) Press; throng.

premicesnoun (n. pl.) First fruits.

primatesnoun (n. pl.) The highest order of mammals. It includes man, together with the apes and monkeys. Cf. Pitheci.

protelesnoun (n.) A South Africa genus of Carnivora, allied to the hyenas, but smaller and having weaker jaws and teeth. It includes the aard-wolf.