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Pi·per

(pī'pĕr),
E.B., U.S. obstetrician-gynecologist, 1881-1935. See: Piper forceps.

pip·er

(pī'pĕr),
Black pepper, the dried unripe fruit of Piper nigrum (family Piperaceae), a climbing plant of the East Indies; used as a condiment, diaphoretic, stimulant, and carminative, and locally as a counterirritant.
[L. pepper]

Piper

(pī′pĕr) [L.]
Genus of plants that produce pepper. The species Piper nigrum is a flowering vine that produces black pepper.
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Tabela 1 Descricao dos Eventos Comportamentais Realizados pelo Boto Cinza na Praia de Pipa Categoria comportamental Descricao dos eventos / Evento Atividade aErea comportamentais Salto Total Exposicao total do corpo, acima da superficie da agua.
Todo esta solidamente atado dentro de un espacio escolar: un cuadro <<muestra >> un dibujo que <<muestra>> la forma de una pipa; y un texto escrito por un maestro afanoso <<muestra>> que se trata por cierto de una pipa [.
In reviewing the report and determining how best to respond, the Board should consider how PIPA (and possibly PIPEDA) applies and consider the following matters.
La pipa de kif se compone de once cuartetos poliritmicos dodecasilabos, cuyos versos presentan una estricta cesura que divide el verso en dos hemistiquios iguales.
E em torno da vila de Pipa --com 54 dos 79 hoteis e pousadas existentes na sua Regiao Turistica (RTP) em 2001 (Tabela 2)-- que a difusao do turismo e constelada ou gravita nos Municipios de Tibau do Sul, principalmente, e de Canguaretama.
PIPEDA, the AB PIPA, and the BC PIPA provide certain exceptions to the requirement to obtain consent before the collection, use or disclosure of personal information.
Este tipo de pipa es el mas frecuente no solo en La Granja, sino tambien en otros contextos alfareros tempranos de la Zona Central (Falabella et al.
El segundo tema enfoca la aseveracion de Servera Bano de que La pipa de kif es un "esperpento" y lo que este critico considera que constituye un "esperpento" y lo "esperpentico".
El 85% de las mismas se ubica en la Playa de Pipa (IBGE, 2011).
I am happy to report that $5 million was invested into the PIPA Trust Fund through matching gifts raised and secured by CI and the Government of Kiribati.
The poll was conducted for the BBC by GlobeScan and PIPA, who conducted face-to-face and telephone interviews with randomly selected people, mainly in urban centres, in 25 countries around the globe.