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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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Sonar and cameras mounted on remote-controlled submarines will be used to confirm whether the pinger is from MH370's black box, said Dr Simon Boxall, a lecturer in ocean and earth science at the University of Southampton.
The pinger is going to run out within the next few days EXPERT JOHN NOBLE yesterday
Existing Pinger customers who upgrade can keep their Pinger phone number.
We are trying to grow this category by adding relevant innovation to the market," says Markus Pinger, a member of the company's executive board.
The Pinger is targeted at the IT network-maintenance market and establishes a convenient method of PING and DHCP testing.
The output from the gauge plate sensor is used on a pig receipt in the receiver to switch the output of a pig-mounted pinger between two conditions to announce plate condition (this can be frequency, pulse pattern, on/off, etc.
PB heads a project management team that also includes: ProjDel Corporation of Cincinnati, responsible for project scheduling and pre-construction coordination; Megen Construction Company of Cincinnati, pre-construction services and cost estimating; Phillip Bunton Associates of Cincinnati, small and minority-owned business development programs; and Dan Pinger Public Relations, public involvement and media relations.
The pinger can still hold the possibility of helping us find the cockpit voice recorder,'' Francis said, referring to the other box.
Pinger, the world's first free, device- and carrier-independent global communications network, taps more than signals and smartphones to enable people to send and receive text messages, voice calls and photo messages.
or within the electronics of the Yowed Pinger Locator," Dean told CNN.
Calling the search for the missing jet a debacle, underwater scientists said the four crucial signals detected by a US pinger locator were from another man-made source and not the Malaysian Airlines plane's black boxes.
The ship Ocean Shield heard the pings from a towed pinger locator.