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Pipa

A Portuguese measure of liquid volume approximately equivalent to 420 liters. It became obsolete after Lusophone countries adopted the metric system in the 19th century.
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Marc Pipas: At our institution, we have experience with in-house testing for somatic KRAS mutations through use of real-time PCR and TaqMan probe chemistries.
Uno de los hitos para este momento es la evidencia de la incorporacion del uso de las pipas, antes no registradas en sitios adscritos al periodo Arcaico en Chile Central (Falabella et al.
This year, Ford had 10.8 per cent of the West Coast market for individual buyers, excluding fleet customers, up 0.9 point, and its share rose the same amount in the Northeast to 10.4 per cent, Pipas said.
"I would suspect that in September we re going to see a noticeable decline in sales particularly in the first week or two or possibly even into the third week," said Ford sales analyst George Pipas.
Ford's chief sales analyst, George Pipas said: "April sales were off 13 per cent compared with last year, it was a tough month for Ford.