parvo

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English[edit]

Noun[edit]

parvo (uncountable)

  1. (informal) Parvovirus.
    • 1980, Business Week
      Inoculating a dog against parvo costs about $7 to $15 for the shot, depending on your area and choice of veterinarian.
    • 1995, Mike Harlowe, K-9 Bodyguards: Ill
      He will probably be next to a street cur that has parvo or rabies or distemper.

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Latin[edit]

Adjective[edit]

parvō

  1. dative masculine singular of parvus
  2. ablative masculine singular of parvus
  3. dative neuter singular of parvus
  4. ablative neuter singular of parvus

Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin parvulus, diminutive of parvus, from metathesized form of Proto-Indo-European *pau-ro, from *ph₁w- (few, small). Cognate with Galician parvo and Spanish parvo.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

parvo m (feminine parva plural parvos feminine plural parvas; comparable)

  1. foolish, stupid
    Como é que consegues ser tão parvo?
    How can you be so stupid?
  2. (anatomy) small
    veia safena parva
    small saphenous vein

Noun[edit]

parvo m (plural parvos, feminine parva, feminine plural parvas)

  1. a fool, an idiot