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2 [peek] ,
noun Piquet.
the scoring of 30 points in the declaration of hands and in the play before one's opponent scores a point.
the bonus of 30 points won for so scoring.
Also, pique.
Compare repic.

< French: literally, prick

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pic (pɪk)
n , pl pics, pix
informal a photograph, picture, or illustration
[C20: shortened from picture]

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Computing Dictionary

PIC definition

1. programmable interrupt controller.
2. A graphics language by Brian Kernighan, for textually describing pictures with troff.
[Featured in "More Programming Pearls", Jon Bentley].
["PIC - A Language for Typesetting Graphics", B.W. Kernighan, Soft Prac & Exp 12(1):1-21 (Jan 1982)].
["PIC - A Graphics Language for Typesetting, Revised User Manual", Bell Labs TR 116, Dec 1984].
3. personal intelligent communicator.
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Abbreviations & Acronyms
[motion] picture
  1. Pictor (constellation)

  2. pressurized ion chamber

  3. Public Information Center

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