parvo

[pahr-voh]

Origin of parvo

by shortening

multum in parvo

[moo l-too m in pahr-woh; English muhl-tuh m in pahr-voh]
Latin.
  1. much in little; a great deal in a small space or in brief.
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British Dictionary definitions for parvo

multum in parvo

  1. much in a small space

Word Origin for multum in parvo

Latin
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parvo in Medicine

parvo

[pärvō]
n.
  1. A parvovirus.
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