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Anthocopa papaveris
Poppy Pop"py, n.; pl. Poppies. [OE. popy, AS. popig, L. papaver.] (Bot.) Any plant or species of the genus Papaver, herbs with showy polypetalous flowers and a milky juice. From one species (Papaver somniferum) opium is obtained, though all the species contain it to some extent; also, a flower of the plant. See Illust. of Capsule. California poppy (Bot.), any yellow-flowered plant of the genus Eschscholtzia. Corn poppy. See under Corn. Horn, or Horned, poppy. See under Horn. Poppy bee (Zo["o]l.), a leaf-cutting bee (Anthocopa papaveris) which uses pieces cut from poppy petals for the lining of its cells; -- called also upholsterer bee. Prickly poppy (Bot.), Argemone Mexicana, a yellow-flowered plant of the Poppy family, but as prickly as a thistle. Poppy seed, the seed the opium poppy (P. somniferum). Spatling poppy (Bot.), a species of Silene (S. inflata). See Catchfly.
Antipapal
Antipapal An`ti*pa"pal, a. Opposed to the pope or to popery. --Milton.
Carica Papaya
Papain Pa*pa"in, n. [From Papaw.] (Physiol. Chem.) A proteolytic ferment, like trypsin, present in the juice of the green fruit of the papaw (Carica Papaya) of tropical America.
Carica Papaya
Papaw Pa*paw", n. [Prob. from the native name in the West Indies; cf. Sp. papayo papaw, papaya the fruit of the papaw.] [Written also pawpaw.] 1. (Bot.) A tree (Carica Papaya) of tropical America, belonging to the order Passiflore[ae]. It has a soft, spongy stem, eighteen or twenty feet high, crowned with a tuft of large, long-stalked, palmately lobed leaves. The milky juice of the plant is said to have the property of making meat tender. Also, its dull orange-colored, melon-shaped fruit, which is eaten both raw and cooked or pickled.
Grandpapa
Grandpa Grand"pa", Grandpapa Grand"pa*pa", n. A grandfather.
Papabote
Papabote Pa`pa*bo"te, n. [Probably of Creole origin.] (Zo["o]l.) The upland plover. [Local, U. S.]
Papacy
Papacy Pa"pa*cy, n. [LL. papatia, fr. L. papa a father, bishop. See Pope.] 1. The office and dignity of the pope, or pontiff, of Rome; papal jurisdiction. 2. The popes, collectively; the succession of popes. 3. The Roman Catholic religion; -- commonly used by the opponents of the Roman Catholics in disparagement or in an opprobrious sense.
Papagay
Papagay Pap"a*gay, n. (Zo["o]l.) See Popinjay, 1 (b) .
Papain
Papain Pa*pa"in, n. [From Papaw.] (Physiol. Chem.) A proteolytic ferment, like trypsin, present in the juice of the green fruit of the papaw (Carica Papaya) of tropical America.
Papal
Papal Pa"pal, a. [F., fr. L. papa bishop. See Papacy.] 1. Of or pertaining to the pope of Rome; proceeding from the pope; ordered or pronounced by the pope; as, papal jurisdiction; a papal edict; the papal benediction. --Milman. 2. Of or pertaining to the Roman Catholic Church. ``Papal Christians.' --Bp. Burnet. Papal cross. See Illust. 3 of Cross. Papal crown, the tiara.
Papal cross
Papal Pa"pal, a. [F., fr. L. papa bishop. See Papacy.] 1. Of or pertaining to the pope of Rome; proceeding from the pope; ordered or pronounced by the pope; as, papal jurisdiction; a papal edict; the papal benediction. --Milman. 2. Of or pertaining to the Roman Catholic Church. ``Papal Christians.' --Bp. Burnet. Papal cross. See Illust. 3 of Cross. Papal crown, the tiara.
Papal crown
Papal Pa"pal, a. [F., fr. L. papa bishop. See Papacy.] 1. Of or pertaining to the pope of Rome; proceeding from the pope; ordered or pronounced by the pope; as, papal jurisdiction; a papal edict; the papal benediction. --Milman. 2. Of or pertaining to the Roman Catholic Church. ``Papal Christians.' --Bp. Burnet. Papal cross. See Illust. 3 of Cross. Papal crown, the tiara.
Papalist
Papalist Pa"pal*ist, n. A papist. [Obs.] --Baxter.
Papalize
Papalize Pa"pal*ize, v. t. To make papal. [R.]
Papalize
Papalize Pa"pal*ize, v. i. To conform to popery. --Cowper.
Papally
Papally Pa"pal*ly, adv. In a papal manner; popishly
Papalty
Papalty Pa"pal*ty, n. The papacy. [Obs.] --Milton.
Papaphobia
Papaphobia Pa`pa*pho"bi*a, n. [NL., fr. L. papa bishop + Gr. ? to fear.] Intense fear or dread of the pope, or of the Roman Catholic Church. [R.]
Paparchy
Paparchy Pa"par*chy, n. [L. papa bishop + -archy.] Government by a pope; papal rule.
Papaver
Papaver Pa*pa"ver, n. [L., poppy.] (Bot.) A genus of plants, including the poppy.
Papaver Rhoeas
Redweed Red"weed` (r[e^]d"w[=e]d`), n. (Bot.) The red poppy (Papaver Rh[oe]as). --Dr. Prior.
Papaver somniferum
Opium O"pi*um, n. [L., fr. Gr. ? poppy juice, dim. of ? vegetable juice.] (Chem.) The inspissated juice of the Papaver somniferum, or white poppy. Note: Opium is obtained from incisions made in the capsules of the plant, and the best flows from the first incision. It is imported into Europe and America chiefly from the Levant, and large quantities are sent to China from India, Persia, and other countries. It is of a brownish yellow color, has a faint smell, and bitter and acrid taste. It is a stimulant narcotic poison, which may produce hallicinations, profound sleep, or death. It is much used in medicine to soothe pain and inflammation, and is smoked as an intoxicant with baneful effects. Opium joint, a low resort of opium smokers. [Slang]
Papaver somniferum
Poppy Pop"py, n.; pl. Poppies. [OE. popy, AS. popig, L. papaver.] (Bot.) Any plant or species of the genus Papaver, herbs with showy polypetalous flowers and a milky juice. From one species (Papaver somniferum) opium is obtained, though all the species contain it to some extent; also, a flower of the plant. See Illust. of Capsule. California poppy (Bot.), any yellow-flowered plant of the genus Eschscholtzia. Corn poppy. See under Corn. Horn, or Horned, poppy. See under Horn. Poppy bee (Zo["o]l.), a leaf-cutting bee (Anthocopa papaveris) which uses pieces cut from poppy petals for the lining of its cells; -- called also upholsterer bee. Prickly poppy (Bot.), Argemone Mexicana, a yellow-flowered plant of the Poppy family, but as prickly as a thistle. Poppy seed, the seed the opium poppy (P. somniferum). Spatling poppy (Bot.), a species of Silene (S. inflata). See Catchfly.
Papaveraceae
Papaveraceous Pa*pav`er*a"ceous, a. (Bot.) Of, pertaining to, or resembling, a natural order of plants (Papaverace[ae]) of which the poppy, the celandine, and the bloodroot are well-known examples.
Papaveraceous
Papaveraceous Pa*pav`er*a"ceous, a. (Bot.) Of, pertaining to, or resembling, a natural order of plants (Papaverace[ae]) of which the poppy, the celandine, and the bloodroot are well-known examples.
Papaverine
Papaverine Pa*pav"er*ine, n. (Chem.) An alkaloid found in opium. It has a weaker therapeutic action than morphine.
Papaverous
Papaverous Pa*pav"er*ous, a. Of or pertaining to the poppy; of the nature of the poppy. --Sir T. Browne.
Papaw
Papaw Pa*paw", n. [Prob. from the native name in the West Indies; cf. Sp. papayo papaw, papaya the fruit of the papaw.] [Written also pawpaw.] 1. (Bot.) A tree (Carica Papaya) of tropical America, belonging to the order Passiflore[ae]. It has a soft, spongy stem, eighteen or twenty feet high, crowned with a tuft of large, long-stalked, palmately lobed leaves. The milky juice of the plant is said to have the property of making meat tender. Also, its dull orange-colored, melon-shaped fruit, which is eaten both raw and cooked or pickled.
Protopapas
Protopapas Pro`to*pap"as, n. [NL., from Gr. ? a chief priest.] (Gr. Ch.) A protopope.

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