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para

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishparapar‧a1 /ˈpærə/ noun [countable] British English informal  x-refa paratrooperparapara2 (also par)  TCNthe written abbreviation of paragraphpara-para- /pærə/ prefix  1 UNUSUALbeyond the paranormal (=strange unnatural events, beyond normal experience)2 LIKE/SIMILARvery similar to something terrorists wearing paramilitary uniforms3 SEBOrelating to a profession and helping more highly trained people a paramedic (=someone who helps a doctor) a paralegal (=someone who helps a lawyer)4 relating to parachutes a paratrooper paragliding
Examples from the Corpus
para-a paramilitary group
From Longman Business Dictionaryparapara written abbreviation for PARAGRAPH
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