Pa"hi(?), n. (Naut.) A large war canoe of the Society Islands.
Pah"le*vi(?), n. 1. The language of Sassanian Persia. See Pehlevi.
2. The script in which the Pahlavi language was written. It was taken from the Aramaic alphabet.
3. A gold coin formerly used in Iran, equal in value to 20 rials.
Pa*ho"e*ho`e(?), n. (Min.) A name given in Hawaii (formerly the Sandwich Islands) to lava having a relatively smooth or billowing surface, in distinction from the rough-surfaced lava, called aa.
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