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Pipes (surname)
-People with the family name:*William Thomas Pipes, , Canadian politician*Martin L. Pipes , American judge*David W. Pipes, Jr

A pipette is a laboratory tool used to transport a measured volume of liquid.-Use and variations:Pipettes are commonly used in molecular biology, analytical chemistry as well as medical tests

The Pipidae are a family of primitive, tongueless frogs. The thirty species in the family Pipidae are found in tropical South America and sub-Saharan Africa .

Piping (sewing)
In sewing, piping is a type of trim or embellishment consisting of a strip of folded fabric inserted into a seam to define the edges or style lines of a garment or other textile object. Usually the fabric strip is cut on the bias, and often it is folded over a cord

The pipits are a cosmopolitan genus, Anthus, of small passerine birds with medium to long tails. Along with the wagtails and longclaws, the pipits make up the family Motacillidae

-Fictional characters:*Pippa Cross, character in books by Libba Bray*Pippa Ross, character in Australian soap opera Home and Away*Pippa Saunders, character in the show Home and Away*Pippa, character in Dead Set

Pippa (given name)
Pippa is an English language diminutive feminine given name, as well as a nickname for Philippa, the feminine form of the masculine given name Philip, which comes from the Greek philein and hippos . People with the name Pippa include:*Pippa Black , Australian actress*Pippa Funnell , British equestrian*Pippa Guard Pippa is an English language diminutive feminine given name, as well as a nickname for Philippa, the feminine form of the masculine given name Philip, which comes from the Greek philein (to love) and hippos (horse). People with the name Pippa include:*Pippa Black (b. 1982), Australian actress*Pippa Funnell (b. 1968), British equestrian*Pippa Guard Pippa is an English language diminutive feminine given name, as well as a nickname for Philippa, the feminine form of the masculine given name Philip, which comes from the Greek philein (to love) and hippos (horse). People with the name Pippa include:*Pippa Black (b. 1982), Australian actress*Pippa Funnell (b. 1968), British equestrian*Pippa Guard (b

PIPS may refer to:* Punjab International Public School, a high school in Bhawana City, Pakistan.* Pakistan International Public School and College* P.I.P.S. Is POSIX on Symbian, known as P.I.P.S.

Pips (disambiguation)
Pips are small countable items, such as dots on dice or dominoes.Pips can also refer to:*Gladys Knight & the Pips, an American R&B group*BBC Pips, a time code also known as the Greenwich Time Signal*protein-induced pluripotent stem cell

Piqué, or marcella, refers to a weaving style, normally used with cotton yarn, which is characterized by raised parallel cords or fine ribbing. Twilled cotton and corded cotton are close relatives.

Piqueras is a municipality located in the province of Guadalajara, Castile-La Mancha, Spain. According to the 2004 census , the municipality has a population of 61 inhabitants.

Piquet is an early 16th-century trick-taking card game for two players.- History :Piquet has long been regarded as one of the all-time great card games still being played. It was first mentioned on a written reference dating to 1535, in Gargantua and Pantagruel by Rabelais

Piranha (comics)
Piranha is a fictional character in the Marvel Universe.-Fictional character biography:The Piranha was created as a result of the experiments of Dr. Lemuel Dorcas, having been exposed to remaining radiation from Dorcas's previous work

Piranha (song)
"Piranha" is Tenjochiki's 5th Japanese single under the Rhythm Zone label and was released in both CD and CD+DVD versions. "Piranha" was released almost a year after the last single "juicy LOVE"

Pirani may refer to:* Pirani Gauge* Marcello Pirani the German physicist and inventor of the Pirani vacuum gauge* Frederick Pirani the New Zealand politician* Pirani

Pirani gauge
The Pirani gauge is a robust thermal conductivity gauge used for the measurement of the pressures in vacuum systems. It was invented in 1906 by Marcello Pirani.-Structure:

Pirata may refer to:* Pirata , an album by Litfiba* Pirata , a graphic novel by Pol Medina, Jr.* Pirata , a genus of wolf spiders* Il pirata, an opera by Vincenzo Bellini

Pirata (Pugad Baboy graphic novel)
Pirata is a full-color graphic novel written and illustrated by Filipino cartoonist Pol Medina, Jr. and first published in 1995 by Pugad Baboy, Inc

Pirate (Cher song)
Pirate was released as the first single by Cher from the album Cherished.A minor hit, it peaked at 93 on the Billboard Hot 100 chart; the album did not chart.-Charts:

Pirate (dinghy)
A Pirate is a type of German sailing dinghy. It was first constructed in 1935, and has no trapeze. The Pirate was designed in 1934 by the German boat builder Carl Martens. The boat was originally manufactured in solid wood, although since the 1960s glass-reinforced plastic, or a sandwich of the two, is also used

Pirate Radio (album)
Pirate Radio is a Mars Ill album released in 2004.- Track listing :# Pirate Radio# The Beautiful Hustle# Reach# Flirt with Fame# One Run at Midnight# All I Know# Point Blank# Talkback# Mourning in the Morning - featuring Listener

Pirate Radio (disambiguation)
Pirate radio is illegal or unregulated radio transmission.Pirate Radio may also refer to:* The Boat That Rocked a 2009 British film released as Pirate Radio in North America* Pirate Radio , an album by Mars ILL

Piriform is a privately owned software house based in the West End of London, UK. It develops software for the Microsoft Windows and Mac OS X operating systems. Piriform's projects include CCleaner, Recuva, Defraggler, and Speccy, with at least two more products under development for a future release.The word Piriform means "shaped like a pear", or "pear-shaped".

Pirlu is a village and former rural community, now part of the community of Geghi, Syunik Province, Armenia. The National Statistical Service of the Republic of Armenia reported it was uninhabited at the 2010 census.

A pirogue is a small, flat-bottomed boat of a design associated particularly with the Cajuns of the Louisiana marsh. In West Africa they were used as traditional fishing boats. These boats are not usually intended for overnight travel but are light and small enough to be easily taken onto land

Pirozhki , sometimes transliterated as piroshki , is a generic word for individual-sized baked or fried buns stuffed with a variety of fillings. The stress in pirozhki is properly placed on the last syllable: . Pirozhok is the diminutive form of the Russian cognate pirog , which refers to a full-sized pie

Piru may refer to:*Piru, California, a small town in Ventura County*Piru, Indonesia*Piru , an evil spirit or demon in Finnish mythology*The Pirus, a Compton, California, street gang that became one of the founding members of the Bloods

The Pirus or Piru Street Boys are a Los Angeles, California area street gang alliance based out of Compton which spread to Carson, Inglewood, and Watts. Piru sets make up most of the original blood gang alliance in Los Angeles.The name "Piru" is derived from Piru Street in the city of Compton

Pis is a commune in the Gers department in southwestern France.-Population:

Pisa is a city in Tuscany, Central Italy, on the right bank of the mouth of the River Arno on the Tyrrhenian Sea. It is the capital city of the Province of Pisa

PISCES is a border control database system.- Overview :The PISCES-project was initiated by the Department of State, Terrorist Interdiction Program in 1997, initially as a system for countries in improving their watch listing capabilities by providing a mainframe computer system to facilitate immigration

Pisces may refer to:*Pisces , a constellation*Pisces , an astrological sign*Fish , as an obsolete taxonomic term*OZ-09MMS Pisces, a fictional mecha in the Gundam Wing anime

Pisces (Art Blakey album)
Pisces is a jazz album released by Art Blakey & the Jazz Messengers for Blue Note Records.-Track listing:# "United" -# "Ping Pong" -# "Pisces" -# "Blue Ching" -# "Uptight" -

Pisces (comics)
Pisces is the name of different characters in Marvel Comics.-Publication history:The original Pisces first appeared in Avengers #72 , and was created by Roy Thomas and Sal Buscema.

A piscicide is a chemical substance which is poisonous to fish. The primary use for piscicides is to eliminate a dominant species of fish in a body of water, as the first step in attempting to populate the body of water with a different fish

Pishin may refer to:* Pishin, Iran, city in Sistan va Baluchestan, Iran* Pishin, Pakistan, town in Balochistan, Pakistan* Pishin District, district of Balochistan province, Pakistan* Pishin District , district in Sistan and Baluchestan Province, Iran

Pisiform bone
The pisiform bone is a small knobbly, pea-shaped wrist bone.The pisiform bone is found in the proximal row of the carpus. It is located where the ulna joins the carpus

Pismire Island
Pismire Island is a small island in Lake Michigan of approximately in size. It is part of the Beaver Island archipelago, the Michigan Islands National Wildlife Refuge, and the Michigan Islands Wilderness Area. It is managed by the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service as a satellite of the Seney National Wildlife Refuge. It is located in St

Piss or Pissed may refer to:* Urine, a sterile, liquid by-product of the body that is secreted by the kidneys and excreted through the urethra** Urination, the ejection of urine to the outside of the body.

Pissa may refer to:*Pissa River, Russia*Pissa, Central African Republic, a village

A pissant, also seen as piss-ant and piss ant, is one or the other of two specific types of ant. Its origin is with pismire, a 14th-century word for ant. The term is also used as an insulting noun, and a pejorative adjective

Pisser may refer to* Toilet* Urinal * "Pisser", a song by I Mother Earth from Scenery and FishSee also:* Pissoir, a 1988 film by John Greyson* Pissa * Piss

Pissi may refer to several places in Burkina Faso:Two places in Bazèga Province:*Pissi, Kombissiri*Pissi, Saponéor:*Pissi, Bam*Pissi, Ganzourgou*Pissi, Gnagna

Pissoir, retitled Urinal in some countries, was the first feature film directed and released by John Greyson.Released in 1988, the film's central character is an unnamed man who conjures a circle of dead gay literary figures, including Sergei Eisenstein, Dorian Gray, Yukio Mishima, Frida Kahlo and Langston Hughes, to help him formulate a response to police crackdowns on

Pissy is a commune in the Somme department in Picardie in northern France.-Geography:Pissy is situated on the D97 and D182 crossroads, some southwest of Amiens.-Population:-External links:*

A piste is a marked ski run or path down a mountain for snow skiing, snowboarding, or other mountain sports. The term is European, from the French for trail or track, synonymous with trail, slope, or groomed run in North America.

Pistola is the last studio album made by Willy DeVille. It was released on Mardis Gras day in 2008 as a nod to DeVille's musical roots in New Orleans. The album was recorded in Los Angeles with Brian Ray, Lon Price, the Valentine Brothers, and other musicians who had played with DeVille for years

A pistoleer is a soldier trained to use a pistol, or more generally anyone armed with such a weapon.The earliest kind of pistoleer was the mounted German Reiter, who came to prominence in Europe after the Battle of St. Quentin in 1557. These soldiers were equipped with a number of single-shot, muzzle-loader wheel-lock or Snaphance pistols, amongst the most advanced weapons of the era

Pistolero (song)
Pistolero is a song released by electronica band Juno Reactor, and recorded on their fifth album Shango.The song opens with Spanish acoustic guitar and a female voice saying, "I hate robbing banks" followed by a blast of gun fire that introduces the Goa Trance beat.Pistolero was done in a collaboration between Ben Watkins and Steve Stevens guitarist for Billy Idol

Pistols at Dawn
Pistols at Dawn may refer to:*Pistols at Dawn , a 2004 EP by Aqueduct*Pistols at Dawn

Pistols at Dawn (EP)
Pistols at Dawn is the second album by Aqueduct. The five-song EP was released October 12, 2004 on Barsuk Records.-Track listing:#"Hardcore Days & Softcore Nights" – 3:53#"Dinner Mints"#"As Close As Your Girlfriend Is Far Away"

Piston (disambiguation)
A piston is an engineering component of engines and pumps.Piston may also refer to:-Science and technology:* Piston * Piston valve* Fire piston, an ancient device for kindling fire* Lake piston, an experimental renewable energy system

Piston (music)
The piston is a type of oboe invented by Breton musician, teacher, and luthier Youenn Le Bihan in 1983. The piston is a contemporary development of the hautboy, classical and/or baroque oboe, influenced by the bombard or talabard, the traditional double reed instrument of Brittany

Piston rod
In a piston engine, a piston rod joins a piston to a connecting rod.Many internal combustion engines, and in particular all current automobile engines, do not have true piston rods, and the term piston rod is often used as a synonym for connecting rod in the context of these engines.All engines with crossheads do have true piston rods

Pisum is a genus of the family Fabaceae, native to southwest Asia and northeast Africa. It contains one to five species, depending on taxonomic interpretation; the International Legume Database accepts three species, one with two subspecies :

Pit or PIT may refer to:* Armpit, a body part* Ball pit, a recreation structure* Casino pit, that part of a casino which holds gaming tables* Trapping pit, pits used for hunting* Pit, one of many indentations used to store data on a Compact Disc

Pit (game)
Pit is a fast-paced card game for three to eight players, designed to simulate open outcry bidding for commodities. The game was developed for Parker Brothers and first sold in 1904

Pit stop
In motorsports, a pit stop is where a racing vehicle stops in the pits during a race for refuelling, new tires, repairs, mechanical adjustments, a driver change, or any combination of the above

Pita or pitta is a round pocket bread widely consumed in many Middle Eastern, Mediterranean, and Balkan cuisines. It is prevalent in Greece, the Balkans the Levant, the Arabian Peninsula and Turkey. The "pocket" in pita bread is created by steam, which puffs up the dough

Pitch may refer to:* Pitch , a viscous substance produced by plants or formed from petroleum* Pitch * sales pitch** elevator pitch, a very short sales pitch such as that made during an elevator ride* Pitch accent-Music and acoustics:

Pitch (film)
Pitch is a Canadian documentary created by Kenny Hotz and Spencer Rice, featuring themselves as two young filmmakers attending the Toronto Film Festival to pitch a film concept to various celebrities.

Pitch (music)
Pitch is an auditory perceptual property that allows the ordering of sounds on a frequency-related scale.Pitches are compared as "higher" and "lower" in the sense associated with musical melodies,

Pitch shift
Pitch shifting is a sound recording technique in which the original pitch of a sound is raised or lowered. Effects units that raise or lower pitch by a pre-designated musical interval are called "pitch shifters" or "pitch benders".-Pitch/time shifting: