parament


Also found in: Wikipedia.

par·a·ment

 (păr′ə-mənt)
n. pl. par·a·ments or par·a·men·ta (-mĕn′tə)
An ecclesiastical vestment or hanging.

[From Middle English paramentes, ornamentation, adornments, from Old French parement, ornament, from Medieval Latin parāmentum, from parāre, to decorate, from Latin, to prepare; see pare.]
American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright © 2016 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.

parament

(ˈpærəmənt)
n, pl paraments or paramenta (ˌpærəˈmɛntə)
(Ecclesiastical Terms) (often plural) an ecclesiastical vestment or decorative hanging
[C14: from Old French parament, from Medieval Latin paramentum, from Latin parāre to prepare]
Collins English Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged, 12th Edition 2014 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1994, 1998, 2000, 2003, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2011, 2014
References in periodicals archive ?
Output: security parament set param, conditions set [con sup.U], and bilinear map e, to finish the system parameters initialization
PARAMENT A An ornamental cloth B Slipper-shaped C Line which determines a point who am I?
It is interesting that the evolution procedure of the system (1) through chaotic, hyperchaotic, and periodic orbit, as well as period doubling route to chaos, which displays complex dynamic properties with the increasing of the parament k.
Regression equations between leaf area, leaf number, plant height, stem diameter, root system volume and length of the taproot with age (X), expressed in days after transplanting (15 to 105 days) Parament (1) Variables Species a b c [R.sup.2] P.
Parament value is the environment data and it has lower bound [V.sub.min] and upper bound [V.sub.max].
Firstly, [MATHEMATICAL EXPRESSION NOT REPRODUCIBLE IN ASCII] holds for any positive parament of system (11), since
row 1 TA TAB TABU TABULATE TABULATED A AB LA LAT LATE LATED AT ATE TED ED row 2 ABO ABORIGINE BO 0 OR ORIGIN RIG I GIN IN NE row 3 PA PAR PARA PARAMENT PARAMENTA AR ARAME RAM RAMEN RAMENTA AM AMEN AMENT ME MEN MENTA EN row 4 ES ESTRANGE ESTRANGER STRANG STRANGE STRANGER RAN RANG RANGE RANGER AN ANGER ER row 5 RE RES RESIST RESISTER RESISTERS SI SIS SISTER SISTERS IS ERS col 1 TAP TAPE TAPER APE APER PE PER col 2 ABA ABAS ABASE BA BAS BASE AS col 3 BORT BORTS ORT ORTS col 4 URARI col 5 LI LIMA LIMAS MA MAS col 6 AG AGE AGENT GEN GENT col 7 TI TIN TING TINGE col 8 ENTER col 9 DE DEARS EAR EARS ARS DEAR If we allow words in all eight orthogonal and diagonal directions, as in a word search puzzle, then the record grid is this 7x6
The large sculptures were set upright in the parament (the principal retaining, outer wall of a pyramid or platform) and alternated with vertical rows of the smaller carvings.