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non·pa·reil / ˌnänpəˈrel/ • adj. having no match or equal; unrivaled: he is a nonpareil storyteller | a film critic nonpareil. • n. 1. an unrivaled or matchless person or thing. 2. a flat round candy made of chocolate covered with white sugar sprinkles. 3. Printing an old type size equal to six points (larger than ruby or agate, smaller than emerald or minion).

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nonpareil

nonpareil having no equal XV; unique person or thing XVI; size of printing type XVII. — F., f. NON- + pareil like :- Rom. *pariculus, dim. of par equal.

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non‐pareils The silver beads used to decorate confectionery, made from sugar coated with silver foil or aluminium‐copper alloy.

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nonpareil an unrivalled or matchless person or thing; in printing, an old type size equal to six points (larger than ruby).

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nonpareil

nonpareilail, ale, assail, avail, bail, bale, bewail, brail, Braille, chain mail, countervail, curtail, dale, downscale, drail, dwale, entail, exhale, fail, faille, flail, frail, Gael, Gail, gale, Grail, grisaille, hail, hale, impale, jail, kale, mail, male, nail, nonpareil, outsail, pail, pale, quail, rail, sail, sale, sangrail, scale, shale, snail, stale, swale, tail, tale, they'll, trail, upscale, vail, vale, veil, wail, wale, whale, Yale •Passchendaele • Airedale •Wensleydale • Clydesdale •Chippendale • Coverdale • Abigail •galingale • martingale • nightingale •farthingale • Windscale • timescale •blackmail • airmail •email, female •Ishmael • voicemail • vermeil

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