Pronunciation: (pûr sā', sē', pur), [key]
by, of, for, or in itself; intrinsically.
Pronunciation: (pûrs), [key]
of a very deep shade of blue or purple.
Pronunciation: (pers, pûrs), [key]
St.-John Pronunciation: (sin'jun). [key] See St.-John Perse.
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