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pli

1.
pounds per linear inch.
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  • In the pli redaction the new-born children are in fact carried away by a goblin, a Yakkhin.

    The Gtakaml rya Sra
  • In the pli Gtaka, Sakka invites the king to it in plain terms.

    The Gtakaml rya Sra
  • This can be no wonder, for in the pli Gtaka, that wicked king is identified with Devadatta.

    The Gtakaml rya Sra
  • Both pli redactions mention here his pannasl, 'hut of leaves.'

    The Gtakaml rya Sra
  • That ayogriha is the name of the prince, not an appellative, appears from the pli recensions.

    The Gtakaml rya Sra
  • Both the Sanskrit and the pli redaction have here the masculine pron.

    The Gtakaml rya Sra
  • Ju pli ofte mi promenas kun miaj amikoj, des pli multe mi ŝatas tiajn promenojn.

    A Complete Grammar of Esperanto Ivy Kellerman Reed
  • (The) king Frederick wished to be kinder (pli bona) to the boy.

    A Complete Grammar of Esperanto Ivy Kellerman Reed
  • On the other hand the pli text is of use to correct a passage of Sra.

    The Gtakaml rya Sra
  • The opposites of pli and plej are malpli, less, and malplej, least.

    A Complete Grammar of Esperanto Ivy Kellerman Reed
Related Abbreviations for pli

PLI

paternal leukocyte immunization
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