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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.

PEG

Abbreviation for polyethylene glycols.

peg

(peg),
A cylindrical projection.

PEG

abbr.
polyethylene glycol

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.

PEG

Abbreviation for percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy.

PEG

Abbreviation for polyethylene glycols.
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She argued that since she played no part in designing the off-the-peg range sold in Joe Bloggs outlets, they should not carry her name because it was misleading to potential customers.
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Using off-the-peg tuning parts and without any special machining the pounds 17,300 bike now belts out over 100bhp and a 57% increased torque of 110lb/ft - figures that match some of the fastest sports bikes on the road.
"Although home knitting will never threaten the established off-the-peg market, people are now realising it has a role to play."
Although specialising in BESPOKE tailoring, he also sells off-the-peg suits and JACKETs, and caters for all | TAILOR: The prestigious in the town centre in budgets.
TO celebrate 10 years in the industry, Middlesbrough fashion designer Kate Fearnley is charging 2002 prices for all her off-the-peg designs - including those from her current collection - this week only.
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The off-the-peg sector has really taken off, but I've also shown that independent stores can prosper."
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