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  5  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Paris  \Par"is\,  n.  [From  Paris,  the  son  of  Priam.]  (Bot.) 
  A  plant  common  in  Europe  ({Paris  quadrifolia});  herb  Paris; 
  truelove.  It  has  been  used  as  a  narcotic. 
 
  Note:  It  much  resembles  the  American  genus  {Trillium},  but 
  has  usually  four  leaves  and  a  tetramerous  flower. 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Paris  \Par"is\,  n. 
  The  chief  city  of  France. 
 
  {Paris  green}.  See  under  {Green},  n. 
 
  {Paris  white}  (Chem.),  purified  chalk  used  as  a  pigment; 
  whiting;  Spanish  white. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  Paris 
  n  1:  the  capital  and  largest  city  of  France;  and  international 
  center  of  culture  and  commerce  [syn:  {Paris},  {City  of 
  Light},  {French  capital},  {capital  of  France}] 
  2:  sometimes  placed  in  subfamily  Trilliaceae  [syn:  {Paris},  {genus 
  Paris}] 
 
  From  U.S.  Gazetteer  (1990)  [gazetteer]: 
 
  Paris,  AR  (city,  FIPS  53480) 
  Location:  35.28887  N,  93.72461  W 
  Population  (1990):  3674  (1654  housing  units) 
  Area:  11.0  sq  km  (land),  0.7  sq  km  (water) 
  Zip  code(s):  72855 
  Paris,  ID  (city,  FIPS  60580) 
  Location:  42.22777  N,  111.40153  W 
  Population  (1990):  581  (272  housing  units) 
  Area:  9.0  sq  km  (land),  0.1  sq  km  (water) 
  Zip  code(s):  83261 
  Paris,  IL  (city,  FIPS  57628) 
  Location:  39.61554  N,  87.69151  W 
  Population  (1990):  8987  (4150  housing  units) 
  Area:  10.8  sq  km  (land),  1.0  sq  km  (water) 
  Zip  code(s):  61944 
  Paris,  KY  (city,  FIPS  59196) 
  Location:  38.20676  N,  84.26099  W 
  Population  (1990):  8730  (3743  housing  units) 
  Area:  13.3  sq  km  (land),  0.0  sq  km  (water) 
  Zip  code(s):  40361 
  Paris,  MI 
  Zip  code(s):  49338 
  Paris,  MO  (city,  FIPS  56144) 
  Location:  39.47715  N,  92.00393  W 
  Population  (1990):  1486  (704  housing  units) 
  Area:  3.3  sq  km  (land),  0.0  sq  km  (water) 
  Zip  code(s):  65275 
  Paris,  OH 
  Zip  code(s):  44669 
  Paris,  PA 
  Zip  code(s):  15021 
  Paris,  TN  (city,  FIPS  56720) 
  Location:  36.30023  N,  88.30732  W 
  Population  (1990):  9332  (4538  housing  units) 
  Area:  22.2  sq  km  (land),  0.1  sq  km  (water) 
  Zip  code(s):  38242 
  Paris,  TX  (city,  FIPS  55080) 
  Location:  33.66664  N,  95.54762  W 
  Population  (1990):  24699  (11191  housing  units) 
  Area:  70.4  sq  km  (land),  4.3  sq  km  (water) 
  Zip  code(s):  75460 
  Paris,  VA 
  Zip  code(s):  22130 
 
  From  The  Free  On-line  Dictionary  of  Computing  (13  Mar  01)  [foldoc]: 
 
  Paris 
 
  PARallel  Instruction  Set 
 
  A  low-level  language  for  the  {Connection  Machine}. 
 
  (1995-02-16) 
 
 




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