geographical name — see Yibin

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • fil|i|pin — «FIHL uh pihn», noun. an antibiotic effective against various fungous diseases, obtained from a moldlike soil microorganism discovered in the Philippines. Formula: C30H50O10 ╂[< Filip(pines), variant of Philippines + in] …   Useful english dictionary

  • im|par|i|pin|nate — «ihm PAR uh PIHN ayt», adjective. pinnate with an odd terminal leaflet; unevenly pinnate: »an imparipinnate leaf. ╂[< Latin impar uneven + English pinnate] …   Useful english dictionary

  • par|i|pin|nate — «PAR ih PIHN ayt», adjective. (of a leaf) pinnate with an even number of leaflets; pinnate without an odd terminal leaflet. ╂[< Latin pār, paris equal + English pinnate] …   Useful english dictionary

  • pin — I. /pɪn / (say pin) noun 1. a small, slender, sometimes tapered or pointed piece of wood, metal, etc., used to fasten, or hold things together, to hang things upon, to stop up holes, or to convey or check motion; a bolt; peg. 2. a small, thin… …   Australian English dictionary

  • pin — /pin/, n., v., pinned, pinning. n. 1. a small, slender, often pointed piece of wood, metal, etc., used to fasten, support, or attach things. 2. a short, slender piece of wire with a point at one end and a head at the other, for fastening things… …   Universalium

  • PIN — /pin/, n. Computers. a number assigned to an individual, used to establish identity in order to gain access to a computer system via an automatic teller machine, a point of sale terminal, or other device. [p(ersonal) i(dentification) n(umber)] *… …   Universalium

  • Pin-up-Girl — 〈[ pınʌ̣pgœ:l] n. 15; umg.〉 1. aus einer Illustrierten ausgeschnittenes u. an die Wand geheftetes Bild eines attraktiven Mädchens 2. Mädchen, das einem solchen Bild gleicht [<engl. pin up „anheften“ + girl „Mädchen“] * * * Pin up Girl [pɪn… …   Universal-Lexikon

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  • Pin Ups — Saltar a navegación, búsqueda Pin Ups Álbum de David Bowie Publicación 19 de octubre de 1973 Grabación Julio de 1973 Château d Hérouville, Hérouville …   Wikipedia Español

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