• Pica Definition & Synonyms
- (n.) A service-book. See Pie.
- (n.) A vitiated appetite that craves what is unfit for food, as chalk, ashes, coal, etc.; chthonophagia.
- (n.) A size of type next larger than small pica, and smaller than English.
- (n.) The genus that includes the magpies.
• Picard Definition & Synonyms
- (n.) One of a sect of Adamites in the fifteenth century; -- so called from one Picard of Flanders. See Adamite.
• Picaresque Definition & Synonyms
- (a.) Applied to that class of literature in which the principal personage is the Spanish picaro, meaning a rascal, a knave, a rogue, an adventurer.