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PET

abbreviation for POTENTIALLY EXEMPT TRANSFER.
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As the faces of all the other passengers on the bus looked on in amusement at that blush-inducing, defining moment of my life, I knew that this pet name thing had gone too far.
That is according to new data based on pet names entered on GoCompare by owners looking for pet insurance.
According to data based on pet names entered on GoCompare by owners looking for pet insurance, Bella was the most common in the CV postcode - followed by Alfie, Poppy, Charlie and Molly.
The Duchess of Sussex will still need to refer to Queen Elizabeth II as "Your Majesty" like the rest of the world and wait for some time until she knows her well to use the pet name.
Robert first intended to call the aircraft Little One, which was his pet name for her.
IF you have a pampered pet named Bruno, then you'd better beware - it's just been crowned the unluckiest pet name in the Midlands!
The days when only dads who turned a blind eye to debates about political correctness would ever use a pet name such as 'love' or 'darling' when they spoke to you.
Giving a car a pet name is something done by more than a quarter of British drivers.
I don't think people in the right senses would offer me a romantic movie with Bebo (Kareena's pet name).
The interior minister referred to his colleague by the latter's pet name - Simo.
In his response, the Earl substitutes symbols similar to the double @@ sign for his affectionate pet name.
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.