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PING

Abbreviation for:
Preventing Infections Working Group

ping

clear, sharp, high-pitched, metallic, musical note created by a flicking percussion stroke over a viscus containing gas under moderate pressure and a small amount of fluid; used extensively in the physical examination of the abdomen in cattle and horses.
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Extracting information from standard packets (ICMP echo requests and high-port UDP packets); no application-layer transactions.
Data traffic composed of 200 million 1518-byte ICMP echo requests was generated and sent across the cable at a BER of 10-12 or better.
Cardiff Credit Union told the Echo requests for pounds 500 Christmas loans rose 60% in October and November this year compared with 2008.