1. parnassia any of various usually evergreen bog plants of the genus Parnassia having broad smooth basal leaves and a single pale flower resembling a buttercup
  2. Parnassus a mountain in central Greece where the Muses lived
  3. Parisian of or relating to or characteristic of Paris or its inhabitants
  4. Prussian of or relating to or characteristic of Prussia or its inhabitants
  5. percussion the act of exploding a detonator that explodes when struck
  6. permission approval to do something
  7. paranasal adjacent to the nasal cavities
  8. parazoan primitive multicellular marine animal whose porous body is supported by a fibrous skeletal framework; usually occurs in sessile colonies
  9. partisan a fervent and even militant proponent of something
  10. Parmesan hard dry sharp-flavored Italian cheese; often grated
  11. Persian of or relating to Iran or its people or language or culture
  12. carnassial (of a tooth) adapted for shearing flesh
  13. precession the act of preceding in time or order or rank
  14. procession the act of moving forward, as toward a goal
  15. profession an occupation requiring special education
  16. Polynesian of or relating to Polynesia or its people or culture
  17. perinasal near the nose
  18. partizan an ardent and enthusiastic supporter of some person or activity
  19. parson a person authorized to conduct religious worship
  20. Circassian a mostly Sunni Muslim community living in northwestern Caucasia

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