noun, plural pen·nae [pen-ee] /ˈpɛn i/. Ornithology.
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Penna and others noticed that his bets during the match often were bigger than his bet on the match as a whole.
Among the money golfers who knew him at one time and another were Penna, Dick Metz, Len Dodson and Ben Hogan.
He won it (says Penna) by taking an elevator to the top platform and throwing from there.
He is a great manager and by his schemes has for the moment created an apparent public sentiment in Penna.The Life of Lyman Trumbull|Horace White
The name of Pennatulæ, by which they are generally known, is taken from their resemblance to a quill, penna.The Ocean World:|Louis Figuier
Penna denotes the whole, consisting of quill and feathers; pinna, the feather only, in opposition to the quill.Dderlein's Hand-book of Latin Synonymes|Ludwig Dderlein
For La Salle's estimate of amount and kind of goods needed for a post, and the profits thereon, see Penna.The Character and Influence of the Indian Trade in Wisconsin|Frederick Jackson Turner
I learn that Hancock has not been asked by the general committee to go into Penna.Letters and Literary Memorials of Samuel J. Tilden, v. 1|Samuel J. Tilden