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PIPE, Eng. laid. The name of a roll in the exchequer otherwise called the Great Roll. A measure containing two hogsheads; one hundred and twenty-six gallons is also called a pipe.

A Law Dictionary, Adapted to the Constitution and Laws of the United States. By John Bouvier. Published 1856.
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The BC PIPA and AB PIPA both govern the collection, use and disclosure of personal information by private sector entities in their respective jurisdictions.
En la Tabla 4 y Figura 6 se sintetizan las estimaciones de los promedios y clases de microfosiles por sector de pipa. La mayor proporcion de microfosiles se encuentra en las boquillas (25,46), seguidas por los fragmentos de insercion tubo-hornillo (15,67), los tubos (6,66) y hornillos (3,6).
There is nothing "fishy" about PIPA. Its management takes a phased approach to the design and establishment of a large-scale, multi-use marine protected area that is relevant to Kiribati's socioeconomic and cultural circumstances.
CEA website goes dark today: CEA urges Senate to delay PIPA markup and seeks support for OPEN Act The CEA home page is under a 24-hour blackout in protest of proposed legislation -- the Stop Online Piracy Act (SOPA) in the House of Representatives and the PROTECT IP Act (PIPA) in the Senate.
SOPA and PIPA On Hold After Internet Protests Phew, we'll not have to endure life without Wikipedia!
SOPA and PIPA, in contrast, would enable content owners to take down an entire website, even if just one page on it carried infringing content, and imposed sanctions after accusations -- not requiring a conviction.
If, like us, you reflexively headed to Wikipedia to look up some dumb factoid Wednesday, such as what year Talking Heads' "Speaking in Tongues" was released, then you may have noticed that it's gone dark for the day, in protest of the PROTECT IP Act (PIPA) and the Stop Online Piracy Act (SOPA).
Red Hat and Facebook have joined a host of web businesses in speaking out against the proposed US Stop Online Piracy Act (SOPA) and PROTECT IP Act (PIPA).