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Question 1 of 8
On the farm, the feed for chicks is significantly different from the roosters’; ______ not even comparable.
Other definitions for Pr (2 of 6)
Slang: Often Disparaging and Offensive. Puerto Rican.
Puerto Rico (approved especially for use with zip code).
Other definitions for Pr (3 of 6)
(of stock) preferred.
Other definitions for Pr (4 of 6)
(of stock) preferred.
Other definitions for Pr (5 of 6)
Origin of P.R.1
From Latin populus Rōmānus
Other definitions for Pr (6 of 6)
public relations.Also p.r.
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How to use Pr in a sentence
After a stint with a replacement Head Mistress went sour, R seriously considered shutting down La Domaine for good.
About this time the famous Philippine painter, Juan Luna (vide p. 195), was released after six monthsʼ imprisonment as a suspect.
Tobacco is a strong growing plant resisting heat and drought to a far (p. 018) greater extent than most plants.
Q was a Queen, who wore a silk slip; R was a Robber, and wanted a whip.
Smith's method usually gives good results, as does also the more simple method of Hiss (p. 263).
De secretis operibus artis et naturae, et de nullitate magiae, p. 533 (Brewer).
British Dictionary definitions for Pr (1 of 5)
plural prs pair
(in prescriptions) per rectum
Word Origin for pr
(sense 3) Latin: through the rectum; to be inserted into the anus
British Dictionary definitions for Pr (2 of 5)
the internet domain name for
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Medical definitions for Pr
The symbol for the elementpraseodymium
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Scientific definitions for Pr
The symbol for praseodymium.
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