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Main Entry: par·a·dise
Pronunciation: primarystresspar-schwa-secondarystressdimacrs, -secondarystressdimacrz
Function: noun
Etymology: Middle English paradis "the Garden of Eden," from early French paradis (same meaning), from Latin paradisus (same meaning), from Greek paradeisos "Garden of Eden," literally, "enclosed park"
1 : EDEN 2
2 : HEAVEN 2
3 : a place or state of great happiness

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