pree the mouth of

pree the mouth of
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  • pree — /pree/, n., v., preed, preeing. Scot. and North Eng. n. 1. a test, trial, or taste; a test by sampling. v.t. 2. to try, test, or taste. 3. pree the mouth of, Scot. to kiss. Also, prie. [1690 1700; shortened form of preive, ME preve (n.), preven… …   Universalium

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  • lamprey — /lam pree/, n., pl. lampreys. any eellike marine or freshwater fish of the order Petromyzoniformes, having a circular, suctorial mouth with horny teeth for boring into the flesh of other fishes to feed on their blood. Also called lamprey eel,… …   Universalium

  • Great Grey Shrike — Nominate subspecies Lanius excubitor excubitor Note Striped Field Mouse (Apodemus agrarius) prey propped up on thorn Conservation status …   Wikipedia

  • prion — prion1 /pruy on/, n. any of several petrels of the genus Pachyptila, located in the oceans of the Southern Hemisphere and having serrated edges on the bill. [1840 50; < NL < Gk príon a saw] prion2 /pree on, pruy /, n. a tiny proteinaceous… …   Universalium

  • preoral — preorally, adv. /pree awr euhl, ohr /, adj. Zool. situated in front of or before the mouth. [1865 70; PRE + ORAL] * * * …   Universalium

  • preoral — /priˈɒrəl/ (say pree oruhl) adjective situated in front of or before the mouth. –preorally, adverb …  

  • pre|o´ral|ly — pre|o|ral «pree R uhl, OHR », adjective. Zoology. situated in front of the mouth. –pre|o´ral|ly, adverb …   Useful english dictionary

  • pre|o|ral — «pree R uhl, OHR », adjective. Zoology. situated in front of the mouth. –pre|o´ral|ly, adverb …   Useful english dictionary

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