Share this entry

Share this page

parastate

Syllabification: par·a·state
Pronunciation: /ˈperəˌstāt/

Entry from US English dictionary

Definition of parastate in English:

noun

A region that seeks or claims but does not have the status of a recognized independent state.

Definition of parastate in:

Share this entry

Share this page

 

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove ads and access premium resources

Word of the day orthoepy
Pronunciation: ôrˈTHōəpē
noun
the correct or accepted pronunciation of words