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Par•i•an



Pronunciation: (pâr'ē-un, par'-), [key]
adj.
1. of or pertaining to Paros, noted for its white marble.
2. noting or pertaining to a fine, unglazed porcelain resembling this marble.
3. of, pertaining to, or resembling a native or inhabitant of Paros.

n.
1. a native or inhabitant of Paros.
2. See Parian ware.

Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.

pariahParian ware

 

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