Bryan may have just started it all on his own and added a #9 to the list. thanks beave.
Definition from Wiktionary, a free dictionary
From Middle English perfit, from Old French parfit (modern: parfait), from Latin perfectus, perfect passive participle of perficere (“‘to finish’”), from per- (“‘through, thorough’”) + facere (“‘to do, to make’”).
- Fitting its definition precisely.
- a perfect circle
- Having all of its parts in harmony with a common purpose.
- That bucket with the hole in the bottom is a poor bucket, but it is perfect for watering plants.
- Thoroughly skilled or talented.
- practice makes perfect
- Excellent and delightful in all respects.
- a perfect day
- (grammar) (of a tense or verb form) Representing a completed action.
- (biology) Sexually mature and fully differentiated.
- (botany) Having both male (stamens) and female (carpels) parts.
- (analysis) Of a set, that it is equal to its set of limit points, i.e. set A is perfect if A=A'.
- Jennifer Nanci Lee