abbreviation persons in need of supervision

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Pins — ist der Familienname folgender Personen: Arthur de Pins (* 1977), französischer Comiczeichner Emil Pins (1847–1913), österreichischer Mediziner Jacob Pins (1917–2005), deutsch israelischer Maler Diese Seite ist eine Begriffsk …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Pins — Pins, 1) Odo von P., 1297–1300 Großmeister des Johanniterordens. 2) Gerard von P., 1316, vicarirender Großmeister. 3) Roger von P., 1355–65 Großmeister …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • Pins — Pins, Ile des (spr. ihl dä päng), Fichten , Kiefern oder Pinieninsel, Kunié, franz. Insel, zum Gouv. Neukaledonien gehörig, 160 qkm, 635 E …   Kleines Konversations-Lexikon

  • PINS — Persons in need of supervision Short Dictionary of (mostly American) Legal Terms and Abbreviations …   Law dictionary

  • Pins — (île des) île franç. du Pacifique, située à 50 km au nord ouest de la Nouvelle Calédonie, dont elle dépend; 153 km²; 1 095 hab.; ch. l. Vao. île pénitentiaire pour les déportés de la Commune, de 1872 à 1879 …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Pins — Pin (plante) Pour les articles homonymes, voir Pin …   Wikipédia en Français

  • pins —    One important folkloric function of pins is to symbolize attack. Witches were regularly suspected of using them in their destructive *image magic, and of mysteriously introducing them into the bodies of their victims, who would then vomit them …   A Dictionary of English folklore

  • pins — pɪn n. small needle; spike; prong, peg; metallic prong on a chip or electrical plug v. fasten with pins, attach with pins; stick, stab; confine, hold, immobilize …   English contemporary dictionary

  • pins — The ports on the back of your computer and an external modem will have pins. Each pin has a certain function, such as letting the computer know that the modem is online …   Dictionary of telecommunications

  • pins — n pl legs. The word was first recorded in this sense in 1530 when pin was synony mous with (wooden) peg. I m a bit unsteady on my pins …   Contemporary slang

  • PINS — precise integrated navigation system …   Military dictionary

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