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pip

(pĭp)
n.
1. A disease of birds, characterized by a thick mucous discharge that forms a crust in the mouth and throat.
2. Slang A minor unspecified human ailment.

PIP

Abbreviation for:
peak inspiratory pressure
Performance Improvement Plan 
phosphatidylinositol phosphate
physician incentive plan
pipericillin
piperidin
positive inspiratory pressure
postinflammatory polyposis
practice incentive payment
primary injury prevention
Productivity Improvement Programme 
proximal interphalangeal (joint)
Psychotic Inpatient Profile
Public Information Programme

PIP

1. Phosphatidylinositol phosphate.
2. Postinflammatory polyposis, see Inflammatory polyps.
3. Proximal interphalangeal.
4. Psychotic InPt Profile.

PIP

Proximal interphalangeal joint

PIP

Abbreviation for proximal interphalangeal joints.
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Pip camera provides extra entertainment by combining photo filters and effects
The most recent regional and national averages show successful PIP appeals at 65 per cent in the West Midlands and 64 per cent in England.
The huge increases in PIP rates have been halted by the implementation we have managed so far.
The cost of PIP implants was hugely less than the alternatives should that not raise questions?
It's not stand-up, it's not a gig, it's something else it's Scroobius Pip.
The PIP range of take-home cartons will be available in retailers such as Sainsburys, Tesco, Ocado.
To Pip his assailant seems a monster, but a monster he recalls in horrifying detail:
On the last day of the legislative session, Florida lawmakers passed a bill to make changes to PIP to fight the fraud associated with staged accidents and abuses of the $10,000 mandated PIP benefit, a pot of gold being dipped into through illegal or improper medical billing and an ever-rising number of lawsuits.
A report by a consultant plastic surgeon in Los Angeles in 2005 warned that PIP implants were three-and-a-half times more likely to rupture than a test group.
Summary: PIP implant boss Jean-Claude Mas has reportedly been arrested by French police.