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Psalter (sometimes l.c.) a book containing the Old Testament Psalms, or a version of or selection from the Psalms, for use in religious worship.
psaltery a zitherlike musical instrument of the Middle Ages and Renaissance that has a flat trapezoidal body and numerous strings that are plucked with either the fingers or a plectrum.
PSAT abbreviation of "Preliminary Scholastic Aptitude Test."
PSC abbreviation of "Public Service Commission."
pseud. abbreviation of "pseudonym," a false name adopted by someone, esp. an author, to conceal his or her identity; pen name.
pseudepigrapha a group of early writings, some of which were falsely attributed to Biblical characters.
pseudo false or pretended; not authentic; fake.
pseudo- false; pretended.
pseudocyesis a physical condition in which symptoms of pregnancy are falsely manifested; false pregnancy.
pseudohermaphrodite a person or animal that has sex glands of one sex and external genital organs and sex characteristics resembling those of the opposite sex.
pseudonym a false name adopted by someone, esp. an author, to conceal his or her identity; pen name.
pseudonymous having or using a fictitious or false name. [2 definitions]
pseudopod a temporary protrusion of the protoplasm in certain one-celled organisms or in certain cells of some multicellular animals, used like a foot in locomotion or like a hand to grasp food.
pseudopodium pseudopod.
pseudoscience a theory, methodology, or the like, such as astrology, that claims an unjustified scientific basis or application.
pshaw an expression of disbelief, annoyance, or the like.
psi1 abbreviation of "pounds per square inch."
psi2 the name of the twenty-third letter of the Greek alphabet. [2 definitions]
psilocybin a solid, crystalline hallucinogenic obtained from a certain type of mushroom.
psi particle an unstable meson that is thought to be composed of a quark and its antiparticle.
psittacosis a viral infection of birds that can be transmitted to humans as an illness similar to pneumonia.