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E.B., U.S. obstetrician-gynecologist, 1881-1935. See: Piper forceps.


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]


(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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Notably, PIPA did not use the same questions as used by IRI even though both organizations used the same polling firm in Pakistan.
formulate the PIPA risk communication plan and design the format of the final PIPA work product to communicate all PIPA results to stakeholders.
Just before his death, he told Pipa he finally understood Goethe's deathbed declaration: "Mehr Licht
Other repertory has been adapted from solos for pipa (short lute) or from regional music, but few new compositions are being accepted.
While it does, as a possibility, come to obsess Mariamu's husband Pipa long after her unexplained rape and murder, it is but one strand in the unreadable pattern of lives that cross, touching or nearly so, in the narrator's "history.
Cannon says the advantages of adapting its Maxfoam and Varimax systems to use Pintomax include absolutely square block profiles in standard and combustion-modified high-resilience (HR) foams, as well as other foams using standard and PIPA polyols (the latter a suspension of polyurethane particles in a polyol).
The 2012 International CES show 'became a virtual war room' against SOPA and PIPA, bringing together the nation's top tech talent and leading lawmakers and decision makers.
Tenders are invited for Laying of 200 MM dia Dl (K7) Pipa as distribution main in Zone-II (Ward No.
International artists performing a Chinese classical and traditional folk program include Madame Sun Ping, the reigning Grand Dame of the Peking Opera; world-renowned pianist Rueibin Chen; and world-class Chinese ensemble L'Ensemble du Ciel, featuring instrumentalists performing on the Pipa, Gaohu, Erhu and Chinese Bamboo Flute.
By then a detailed management plan had been published on the PIPA website.
We felt that the PIPA conference, with its focussed delegation of PV and MI specialists was the ideal setting to introduce our UK colleagues to the DST application which is attracting so much attention elsewhere," said Mark Drinkwater, co-founder of Pi2.
com/sopa-pipa-bills-2012-why-facebook-twitter-shouldnt-black-out-protest-397402) successful Internet blackout in protest of the SOPA and PIPA bills, which convinced principal websites like Wikipedia, Imgur, Wordpress and others to black out their services for a full 24 hours.