Peg

  • 1 peg — [peg] verb pegged PTandPPX pegging PRESPARTX [transitive] FINANCE 1. to fix something such as prices or wages at a particular level, or fix them in relation to something else: peg something at something …

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  • 2 PEG — or Peg may refer to: Contents 1 See also Devices Clothes peg Tent peg Tuning peg, on a musical instrument Piton, in climbing Part of a flatland BMX bicycle Science, medicince and compu …

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  • 3 Peg — Peg, n. [OE. pegge; cf. Sw. pigg, Dan. pig a point, prickle, and E. peak.] 1. A small, pointed piece of wood, used in fastening boards together, in attaching the soles of boots or shoes, etc.; as, a shoe peg. [1913 Webster] 2. A wooden pin, or… …

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  • 4 peg — [peg] n. [ME pegge, prob. < LowG source, as in Du peg, wooden plug < IE base * bak , staff > L baculum, stick] 1. a short, usually tapering or pointed piece of wood, metal, etc. used to hold parts together or in place, or to close an… …

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  • 5 peg — ► NOUN 1) a short projecting pin or bolt used for hanging things on, securing something in place, or marking a position. 2) a clip for holding things together or hanging up clothes. 3) chiefly Indian a measure of spirits. 4) a point or limit on a …

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  • 6 peg — (n.) mid 15c., from M.Du. pegge peg, a common Low Ger. word of uncertain origin (Cf. Low Ger. pigge peg, M.Du. pegel little knob used as a mark ). The verb meaning fasten with or as if on a peg is first recorded 1590s, from the noun. Slang sense… …

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  • 7 Peg — Peg, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Pegged}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Pegging}.] 1. To put pegs into; to fasten the parts of with pegs; as, to peg shoes; to confine with pegs; to restrict or limit closely. [1913 Webster] I will rend an oak And peg thee in his… …

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  • 8 PEG — ist die Abkürzung für: Flughafen Perugia im IATA Flughafencode Paul Ehrlich Gesellschaft für Chemotherapie e.V. PCI Express for Graphics, eine Computer Schnittstelle für Grafikkarten ein auslaufendes Kfz Kennzeichen des ehemaligen Landkreises… …

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  • 9 peg — [peg] noun [C] I 1) British a wooden or plastic object that you use for fastening wet clothes onto a line so that they will dry 2) an object that is fixed to a wall or door and used for hanging things on 3) an object that is used for fastening… …

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  • 10 peg — /peg/ verb to maintain or fix something at a specific level ♦ to peg a currency to fix an exchange rate for a currency which previously was floating ♦ to peg prices to fix prices to stop them rising ♦ to peg wage increases to the cost of living… …

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  • 11 Peg — Peg, v. i. To work diligently, as one who pegs shoes; usually with on, at, or away; as, to peg away at a task. [1913 Webster] …

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  • 12 peg — sb., et, peg, ene (det at pege; antydning) …

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  • 13 Peg — est une abréviation, qui signifie : Pegasus, Pegasi, le nom latin et son génitif de la constellation de Pégase Catégorie : Abréviation …

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  • 14 PEG — Abreviatura de lactante pequeño para la edad gestacional. Diccionario Mosby Medicina, Enfermería y Ciencias de la Salud, Ediciones Hancourt, S.A. 1999 …

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  • 15 Peg — /peg/, n. a female given name, form of Peggy. * * * …

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  • 16 PEG — PEG: Abk. für Polyethylenglykol …

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  • 17 peg — n. wedge, spike; pin, dowel; clothespin, clip v. fasten with clothespin; strengthen with a wedge, reinforce with a spike …

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  • 18 peg — [v] attach clinch, fasten, fix, join, make fast, pin, secure, tighten; concepts 85,160 Ant. detach, unfasten …

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  • 19 peg — /peg/ verb to maintain prices at a specific level (NOTE: pegging pegged) ■ noun a hook to hang clothes on …

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  • 20 Peg|a|si — «PEHG uh sy», noun. genitive of Pegasus (the constellation) …

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