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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Colonial siphonophore of up to 130 ft long.

Usage examples (13)
  • Ahead on the praya, he saw an abandoned street stall ripped bodily off the ground by a gust and hurled at a parked car, wrecking it.
  • The puissant, Brahmana, seeing the kine paying their adorations to him and sitting in praya, granted unto each of them what each desired.
  • At the end of Dirk's Street, directly ahead, was Connaught Road and the praya, then sea walls and the squat bulk of the Golden Ferry Terminal.
  • Alas, Satyaki did an act that was still more sinful, for he took the life of a person of restrained soul while sitting in the observance of the praya vow. for more
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