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peg

 [peg]
a projecting structure.
rete p's inward projections of the epidermis into the dermis, as seen histologically in vertical sections.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

PEG

Abbreviation for polyethylene glycols.

peg

(peg),
A cylindrical projection.
Farlex Partner Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012

PEG

abbr.
polyethylene glycol
The American Heritage® Medical Dictionary Copyright © 2007, 2004 by Houghton Mifflin Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Company. All rights reserved.

PEG

1. Percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy GI disease An enteric feeding tube used to purge the colon presurgery.
2. Physician equity group. See Managed service organization.
3. Polyethylene glycol Therapeutics An inert long-chain synthetic molecule that may be attached to various proteins making them invisible to the immune system; multiple PEGs have been attached to ADA–adenosine deaminase, one of the enzymes responsible for SCID, allowing long-term survival of the molecule within the body; PEG has been attached to Hb, and has potential as a transport vehicle for artificial blood.
McGraw-Hill Concise Dictionary of Modern Medicine. © 2002 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.

PEG

Abbreviation for percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy.
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012

PEG

Abbreviation for polyethylene glycols.
Medical Dictionary for the Dental Professions © Farlex 2012
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By confirming the movement of the user during each test conditions when using the proposed control method, the necessity to approach the RFID tag and read the tag repeatedly is found to be the major cause of operation time to extend, such in Clothespin Test.
And, as with Jill, I also fold as I go, take my clothespins inside when finished and hang according to the wind direction.
To secure a spot in the Guinness World Records 2003, Garry Turner of Lincolnshire, England, clipped 153 clothespins to his face.
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Glue the magnet to the middle of one side of the clothespin.
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If you have a D cell battery, wire, a clothespin and a 1.5 v bulb, you'll be able to make an empty-toilet-roll-flashlight the first day you bring the book home.
Step 2: Blow up the balloon and seal the end with a clothespin or "chip clip."
From time to time we traded them, but for the most part, kids took a clothespin and clipped the cards to their bicycle spokes.
He spent an entire day studying the proper way to use clothespins. To be wrong about clothespin technique would invite stacks of letters from sharp readers who made a game out of finding flaws.