|n.||1.||A kind of small umbrella used by women as a protection from the sun.|
|v. t.||1.||To shade as with a parasol.|
|Noun||1.||parasol - a handheld collapsible source of shade|
|Parasol - Parallel Systems Object Language.|
An object-oriented language which supports network and parallel computing. It has modules and exceptions.
["The Parasol Programming Language", R. Jervis