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Pins

(pinz),
Emil, physician in Hapsburg Empire, 1845-1913. See: Pins sign, Pins syndrome.

PINS

(pĭnz)
persons in need of supervision.
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Protestant Reformation founder Martin Luther set the number of pins (which varied from 3 to 17) at nine.
Black Gold took care of my pin-clutter concerns with its new tapered pins, which, at the ends, aren't much wider than the fiber-optic aiming points they hold.
Shabbir Lashkarwala, Usman Ghani and Haroon clinched the trios title by scoring 1,217 pins in two games with an average of 202.83.
After the PM was performed, we developed flash running down several of the ejector pins and couldn't figure out why.
Stick pin: This is the most common type of lapel pin used in men's fashion.
A cardinal rule with pins is they should not be removed unless absolutely necessary.
Marion picked up 24 straight points after that starting with Lydell Hoskins, Landon White and Charles Neil earning pins and Allen Abernathy taking a forfeit.
Further information on Engineering Pins from Challenge Europe can be found at www.challenge-europe.co.uk/rivets-pins/.
Roll pins are hollow steel with a lengthwise split.
Although expensive, these highly compliant pins are used to connect batteries to docking stations, antennas to PCBs, for rugged, high-shock and vibration applications, or to compensate for floating heights and uneven mating surfaces.
'Our pins are made of hard plastic instead of the usual enamel, making it more affordable but as tough and durable as its metal counterpart,' they say.
Additional practice concerns arise in the application for, and use and management of, IP PINs. The IRS advises taxpayers to safeguard their IP PINs and to provide the number only when their tax returns are completed and are being filed.