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PING

Abbreviation for:
Preventing Infections Working Group

ping

clear, sharp, high-pitched, metallic, musical note created by a flicking percussion stroke over a viscus containing gas under moderate pressure and a small amount of fluid; used extensively in the physical examination of the abdomen in cattle and horses.
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Moody's believes that Ping An Group's proposed capital raising will give it additional resources to support the growth and capital needs of its subsidiaries, including Ping An Bank.
The attackers also broke company vehicles and vandalised buildings, forcing the police to call for reinforcements and move Ping to a secure location.
Ping An Property & Casualty reflects its core status, which makes it recipient of solid support and capital injections from the wider group, its satisfactory capitalisation and strong presence in China where it ranks second among non-life insurers with 15.
Geoffrey Ping is board certified by the American Board of Pediatric Dentistry.
I'm really pleased for Horseshoe Ping to win a final of some recognition, considering he's contested a few big races this year only to come up short when it mattered most.
HER Pankratova, 6ft 7in, has record 4ft 4in legs; HIM Ping Ping, 2ft 5in, is tiniest adult who can walk; SCREEN SCREAM Cult 1958 film Attack of the 50ft Woman
Ping An and Fortis also became partners in the global asset management business when Ping An signed a memorandum of understanding to pay 24.
I think that according to what I have been told they are ready to reach the objectives of the dismantlement of their nuclear weapons,'' Ping said.
Born in 1945 as one of 12 children of actor and fight choreographer Simon Yuen Siu Tien, Wo Ping got his break in the biz as a stuntman and fighter in the early 1960s.
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The CMA found that, while Ping was pursuing a genuine commercial aim of promoting in-store custom fitting, it could have achieved this through less restrictive means.
Xie Yonglin, deputy general manager of Ping An Insurance Group, was named chair of Ping An Bank.