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PET

abbreviation for POTENTIALLY EXEMPT TRANSFER.
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In the workplace, if a woman is trying to get her opinion across and she is passionate, driven and career-minded, the use of a pet name, from a man or a woman, can be deemed dismissive and patronising, as if you're trying to put someone in their place.
She says there's no differentiating with pet names - said aloud in pubic they're all unacceptable.
Djankov, Bulgaria's finance minister, later literally reciprocated also stressing the continuous cooperation between the two, using in turn Tsvetanov's pet name - Tsetso.
Kyra Sedgwick and Dominic Scott Kay are a mother and son with a too-close relationship in ``Loverboy,'' which takes its title from her alarmingly personal pet name for the youngster.
You've been singled out for special attention--your teachers have given you a full scholarship, choice roles, heaps of encouragement and praise, Pilates classes, a pet name, even trips to the ice cream store.
It gives your address, your pet name and the details of a neighbour, a local vet or kennel that have agreed to look after your pet.
In Hong Kong, which provided the name, Shanshan is a common pet name for young girls.
Pet names, by contrast, are governed by an aesthetic of flamboyant ingenuity and come from billboards, headlines, cereal boxes, street signs, TV sitcoms, and, in a surprising number of instances, from Star Trek, a series whose intergalactic episodes, with their Exodus-like adventures into foreign lands, are to the pet name what the Books of the Bible are to the names of our sons and daughters.
Bradley Cooper likes to have his personal pet name for girlfriend Suki Waterhouse.
But coming up with a pet name for a young foal proves quite tricky.
The six-year-old, whose pet name is Yogi, beat off competition from six other prize pooches in the culmination of the four-day show at Birmingham's NEC.
Many motorists liken their car to owning a pet and a high proportion go as far as giving their vehicle a pet name.