• Pied Definition & Synonyms

  1. (imp. & p. p.) of Pi
  2. (a.) Variegated with spots of different colors; party-colored; spotted; piebald.
  3. () imp. & p. p. of Pi, or Pie, v.

Motley, Multicolor, Painted, Particolored, Piebald,

• Pi Definition & Synonyms

  1. (n.) A Greek letter (/, /) corresponding to the Roman letter P.
  2. (n.) Specif.: (Math.) The letter /, /, as used to denote the number or quotient approximately expressing the ratio of the circumference of a circle to its diameter; also, the quotient or the ratio itself. The value of the quotient pi, to eight decimal places, is 3.14159265. The quotient pi cannot be expressed as a root of an algebraic equation; and from this fact follows the impossibility of the quadrature of the circle by purely algebraic processes, or by the aid of a ruler and compass.
  3. (n.) A mass of type confusedly mixed or unsorted.
  4. (v. t.) To put into a mixed and disordered condition, as type; to mix and disarrange the type of; as, to pi a form.


• Pie Definition & Synonyms

  1. (n.) A magpie.
  2. (v. t.) See Pi.
  3. (n.) Any other species of the genus Pica, and of several allied genera.
  4. (n.) See Camp, n., 5.
  5. (n.) The service book.
  6. (n.) An article of food consisting of paste baked with something in it or under it; as, chicken pie; venison pie; mince pie; apple pie; pumpkin pie.
  7. (n.) Type confusedly mixed. See Pi.

• Piedmont Definition & Synonyms

  1. (a.) Noting the region of foothills near the base of a mountain chain.

• Piedmontite Definition & Synonyms

  1. (n.) A manganesian kind of epidote, from Piedmont. See Epidote.