[ puh-roi-kuhs ]
/ pəˈrɔɪ kəs /
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(of certain mosses) having the male and female reproductive organs beside or near each other.
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“Was” is used for the indicative past tense of “to be,” and “were” is only used for the subjunctive past tense.
Also pa·re·cious, pa·roe·cious [puh-ree-shuhs] /pəˈri ʃəs/ .
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