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paries

[ pair-ee-eez ]

noun

, plural pa·ri·e·tes [p, uh, -, rahy, -i-teez].
  1. Usually parietes. Biology. a wall, as of a hollow organ; an investing part.


paries

/ ˈpɛərɪˌiːz /

noun

  1. the wall of an organ or bodily cavity


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Word History and Origins

Origin of paries1

1720–30; < New Latin, special use of Latin pariēs a wall, partition

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Word History and Origins

Origin of paries1

C18: from Latin: wall

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Example Sentences

Neither Power has been able to avoid the feeling, mea res agitur, paries cum proximus ardet.

Regina Anna nouum regis de sanguine natum cum paries populis aurea secla tuis.

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