1. parabolic resembling or expressed by parables
  2. parabolical resembling or expressed by parables
  3. paraboloid a surface having parabolic sections parallel to a single coordinate axis and elliptic sections perpendicular to that axis
  4. parabola a curve formed by an object thrown in the air and falling
  5. paraplegia paralysis of the lower half of the body
  6. Periploca genus of woody vines of warm regions of the Old World
  7. parhelic relating to or resembling a parhelion
  8. parable a short moral story
  9. parboil cook (vegetables) briefly
  10. hyperbolic enlarged beyond truth or reasonableness
  11. paraplegic suffering total immobilization of the lower half of the body
  12. parisology the use of ambiguous words
  13. parrotlike mechanically imitated or repeated without thought or understanding
  14. garbology the study of a society by analyzing its garbage
  15. barbaric without civilizing influences
  16. paraboloidal having the shape of a paraboloid
  17. public not private
  18. pear blight a disease blackening the leaves of pear and apple trees
  19. catabolic relating to or characterized by catabolism
  20. katabolic relating to or characterized by catabolism

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