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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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The signaling device used in the test was a dual-frequency acoustic pinger, set to operate in pulsed mode and to transmit according to the following convention:
Pinger, the company disrupting the mobile space by making texting and talking free, today announced that millions of Pinger iOS customers can upgrade to free voicemail with the new Pinger Textfree Voice + VM app.
The Australian ship Ocean Shield which detected the pings via its pinger locator was searching an area some 300 nautical miles away from where Chinese patrol ship Haixun 01 had reportedly detected another round of signals with the same frequency on Friday.
Smartphones are rapidly becoming the norm for mobile consumers, but they are tied to an antiquated billing framework," said Greg Woock, Pinger CEO and co-founder.
Pinger, the company disrupting the mobile space by making texting and talking free, today announced an update to its immensely popular Pinger Textfree with Voice app for iOS platforms.
According to the report, the US black box pinger locator detected a signal consistent with black box frequencies twice on Saturday.
As recently as last year, representative for Nivea, Markus Pinger, said: "We are excited to have Rihanna supporting us in our celebration and building a new generation of fans.
Pinger Phone Now Available on iPhone - Integrates Instant Messaging and Social Networking Deeply into the Basic Phone Experience - Supports AIM, Yahoo
For every new download of the Pinger Textfree and Pinger Textfree with Voice apps as well as any new user sign up for Pinger Textfree Web between November 1 and Veterans Day on November 11, Pinger will donate $1.
The search coordinator said more signals have been detected by a towed pinger locator deployed by the Australian vessel Ocean Shield.
When Nivea announced its partnership with Rihanna, company spokesman Markus Pinger said: "We are excited to have Rihanna supporting us in our celebration and building a new generation of fans.
He will need to come away on terms to make full use of the make-up, but is capable of turning in a good pitch before asserting along the back straight to score in a contest where occasional pinger Baltylum Houdini may prove the chief threat ahead of Brother Fitz.