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Pe·tit

(pĕ-tē'),
Paul, early 20th-century French anatomist. See: Petit aponeurosis.

Pe·tit

(pĕ-tē'),
Jean L., Parisian surgeon, 1674-1750. See: Petit hernia, Petit herniotomy, Petit lumbar triangle.

Pe·tit

(pĕ-tē'),
Alexis T., French physicist, 1791-1820. See: Dulong-Petit law.

Pe·tit

(pĕ-tē'),
François du, French surgeon and anatomist, 1664-1741. See: Petit canals, Petit sinus.
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"St Peter's was a very important church for Petit, and in the pictures Petit captures wonderfully its power and beauty at the centre of Wolverhampton in the 19th century," Mr Modiano said.
Although Sophie De Schaepdrijver includes some of Petit's detailed reports, it was not this energetic young spy's attention to German armaments and troop movements that inspired postwar tributes in bronze and celluloid; rather, it was her behavior during her arrest, imprisonment, trial, and execution.
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"Mind, if we had to go with it I think I'll be taking the Petit role - but only because of the hair.
Pat Skelly, Managing Director for Petit Forestier UK said, "By understanding our customers' requirements, we have increased our fleet in the areas where we have the most demand.
A former team-mate of Henry at Monaco, Arsenal and in the France national team, Petit described the prevailing attitude towards the striker as "hypocritical and cowardly".
The Grand Adventures of Petit Louis is a colorful picturebook that joyfully introduces children to French culture.
"Petit what?" I gasped when my husband mentioned he wanted to plant Petit Manseng at Tiger Mountain Vineyards.
Al Khayyat Investments, a leading Dubai-based conglomerate, has opened the first Petit Bateau boutique store in Dubai Mall, following a UAE franchise agreement with the French brand.
Acclaimed choreographer Roland Petit, whose creations dazzled stages from Paris to Hollywood and inspired dancers, writers and designers has died.