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variant of pyo- before a vowel:
pyemia. Unabridged
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  • "You is more dan my employer, py chiminy, you voss mein friendt," exclaimed Geisler.

  • "py thunder, we not run this shack just for one beaver," retorted Joe.

    Shaggycoat Clarence Hawkes
  • "It must py, or people wouldn't do it," said the man leaning over the fire.

    The Christian Hall Caine
  • Uf anypody dried to get in py dis vindow, he vill ged shot, vid der accent on der shot!

    Frank Merriwell's Bravery Burt L. Standish
  • Sir, py your leafe, I pe one voreign marchant, and vould like ask you one littel news.

  • To which Mr. Schwartzmeister invariably retorted: "py chapers, Tooley, where you haf been all der time, py chapers?"

    Mr. Dooley in Peace and in War Finley Peter Dunne
  • I pe, Sir, more great obliged don all py de goot news vat the Mister gife me.

  • "Ve vait, und py un' py ve know," replied Herkimer, undisturbed.

    The Maid-At-Arms Robert W. Chambers
  • "py cosh, I not cook chuck for you fellers ven I'm sick," he mumbled dazedly.

    The Happy Family Bertha Muzzy Bower
  • Ahoy, vere is dot Yack vot vants to go midt us py der Somprero Lighdt?

British Dictionary definitions for py




Paraguay (international car registration)


combining form
variant of pyo-
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py in Medicine

py- pref.
Variant of pyo-.

The American Heritage® Stedman's Medical Dictionary
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