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noun: A wall of a body part or cavity.
From Latin paries (wall). Earliest documented use: 1694. Also see parietal.
“An important cause is the original sin working defects in human embryo while yet in his mother’s womb. It causes the parietes to yield to the forces of the intra-abdominal pressure.”
Hanna Rizk Wannas; The Original Sin and Human Diseases; WestBow Press; 2014.
See more usage examples of paries in Vocabulary.com’s dictionary.
A THOUGHT FOR TODAY:Conformity may give you a quiet life; it may even bring you to a University Chair. But all change in history, all advance, comes from the nonconformists. If there had been no trouble-makers, no dissenters, we should still be living in caves. -A.J.P. Taylor, historian (25 Mar 1906-1990)