Pad (n.) A soft bag or cushion to relieve pressure, support a part, etc. Pad (n.) A floating leaf of a water lily or similar plant.
Pad (n.) A cushionlike thickening of the skin one the under side of the toes of animals.
Pad (n.) A stuffed guard or protection; esp., one worn on the legs of horses to prevent bruising.
Paddock (n.) A small inclosure for pasture; esp., one adjoining a stable. Paddy (n.) Unhusked rice; -- commonly so called in the East Indies. Padishah (n.) Chief ruler; monarch; sovereign; -- a title of the Sultan of Turkey, and of the Shah of Persia.
Paddlefish (n.) A large ganoid fish (Polyodon spathula) found in the rivers of the Mississippi Valley. Called also duck-billed cat, and spoonbill sturgeon. Paddlewood (n.) The light elastic wood of the Aspidosperma excelsum, a tree of Guiana having a fluted trunk readily split into planks. Paddock (n.) A small inclosure or park for sporting. ) of Paddy Paddy (n.) A jocose or contemptuous name for an Irishman. Padge (n.) The barn owl; -- called also pudge, and pudge owl.
t.) To propel with, or as with, a paddle or paddles.
i.) An implement with a broad blade, which is used without a fixed fulcrum in propelling and steering canoes and boats. i.) The broad part of a paddle, with which the stroke is made; hence, any short, broad blade, resembling that of a paddle. i.) One of the broad boards, or floats, at the circumference of a water wheel, or paddle wheel. i.) A small gate in sluices or lock gates to admit or let off water; -- also called clough.
Pacifiable (a.) Capable of being pacified or appeased; placable. Pacification (n.) The act or process of pacifying, or of making peace between parties at variance; reconciliation. Pack (n.) A number of hounds or dogs, hunting or kept together. Pack (n.) Hence: To bring together or make up unfairly and fraudulently, in order to secure a certain result; as, to pack a jury or a causes.
i.) To go; to walk; specifically, to move with regular or measured steps. Pachymeningitis (n.) Inflammation of the dura mater or outer membrane of the brain. Pachyote (n.) One of a family of bats, including those which have thick external ears. Pack (n.) A number or quantity of connected or similar things Pack (n.) A full set of playing cards; also, the assortment used in a particular game; as, a euchre pack. Pack (n.) To sort and arrange (the cards) in a pack so as to secure the game unfairly.
Paca (n.) A small South American rodent (Coelogenys paca), having blackish brown fur, with four parallel rows of white spots along its sides; the spotted cavy. Packer (n.) A person whose business is to pack things; especially, one who packs food for preservation; as, a pork packer.
It is nearly allied to the agouti and the Guinea pig. Packet (n.) A small pack or package; a little bundle or parcel; as, a packet of letters.
Pacos (n.) An earthy-looking ore, consisting of brown oxide of iron with minute particles of native silver. Pad (n.) A robber that infests the road on foot; a highwayman; -- usually called a footpad. Pad (n.) A measure for fish; as, sixty mackerel go to a pad; a basket of soles.