(Pad`e*li"on) n. [F. pas de lionon's foot.] (Bot.) A plant with pedately lobed leaves; the lady's
(||Pa*del"la) n. [It., prop., a pan, a friing pan, fr. L. patella a pan.] A large cup or deep saucer,
containing fatty matter in which a wick is placed, used for public illuminations, as at St. Peter's, in
Rome. Called also padelle.
(Pad`e*mel"on) n. (Zoöl.) See Wallaby.
(Pad"e*soy`) n. See Paduasoy.
(Padge), n. (Zoöl.) The barn owl; called also pudge, and pudge owl. [Prov. Eng.]
(||Pa`di*shah") n. [Per. padishah. Cf. Pasha.] Chief ruler; monarch; sovereign; a title of
the Sultan of Turkey, and of the Shah of Persia.
(Pad"lock`) n. [Perh. orig., a lock for a pad gate, or a gate opening to a path, or perh., a lock
for a basket or pannier, and from Prov. E. pad a pannier. Cf. Pad a path, Paddler.]
1. A portable lock with a bow which is usually jointed or pivoted at one end so that it can be opened,
the other end being fastened by the bolt, used for fastening by passing the bow through a staple over
a hasp or through the links of a chain, etc.
2. Fig.: A curb; a restraint.
(Pad"lock`), v. t. [imp. & p. p. Padlocked ; p. pr. & vb. n. Padlocking.] To fasten with, or
as with, a padlock; to stop; to shut; to confine as by a padlock. Milton. Tennyson.
(Pad"nag`) n. [lst pad + nag.] An ambling nag. "An easy padnag." Macaulay.
Padow pipe. (Bot.) See Paddock pipe, under Paddock.
(Pad"ow) n. (Zoöl.) A paddock, or toad.