Pig

A big fish. Paul Lobley often catches a few pigs at Port mulgrave

pig

1. a scraping tool that is forced through a pipeline or flow line to clean out accumulations of wax, scale, and debris from the walls of the pipe. It travels with the flow of product in the line, cleaning the pipe walls by means of blades or brushes affixed to it. Also called a line scraper or a go-devil. 2. a batching cylinder with neoprene or plastic cups on either end and used to separate different products traveling in the same pipeline. 3. a neoprene displacement spheroid, automatically launched and received, used to displace liquid hydrocarbons from natural gas pipelines. 4. in hydrostatic testing of a pipeline, a scraper used inside the line to push air out ahead of the test water and to push water out after the test. v: to force a device called a pig through a pipeline or a flow line for the purpose of cleaning the interior walls of the pipe, separating different products, or displacing fluids. ...

pig

  1. domestic swine
  2. a coarse obnoxious person
  3. (informal) uncomplimentary terms for a policeman
  4. a crude block of metal (lead or iron) poured from a smelting furnace

Pig

A pig is any of the animals in the genus Sus, within the Suidae family of even-toed ungulates. Pigs include the domestic pig and its ancestor, the common Eurasian wild boar (Sus scrofa), along with other species; related creatures outside the genus include the babirusa and the warthog. Pigs, like all suids, are native to the Eurasian and African c...
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pig

(from the article `iron processing`) ...channel connected at right angles to a number of shorter channels. The whole arrangement resembled a sow suckling her litter, and so the lengths ...
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(from the article `livestock farming`) Pigs are relatively easy to raise indoors or outdoors, and they can be slaughtered with a minimum of equipment because of their moderate size ( meat ... ...animals kept on farms show how widely they enter into farming: sheep have a special concentration in Great Britain and the Balkan countries, an...
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Pig

(i) A rough cast shape from the blast furnace, e.g. pig iron. (ii) Also the standard form in which lead is traded internationally and delivered on the LME. See also sow.
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Pig

(i) A rough cast shape from the blast furnace, e.g. pig iron. (ii) Also the standard form in which lead is traded internationally and delivered on the LME. See also sow.
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pig

[n] - a crude block of metal (lead or iron) poured from a smelting furnace 2. [v] - live like a pig, in squalor
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Pig

• (n.) An oblong mass of cast iron, lead, or other metal. See Mine pig, under Mine. • (v. t. & i.) To huddle or lie together like pigs, in one bed. • (n.) Any wild species of the genus Sus and related genera. • (n.) The young of swine, male or female; also, any swine; a hog. • (v. t. & i.) To bring forth (pigs); to bring fo...
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pig

noun a crude block of metal (lead or iron) poured from a smelting furnace
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Pig

[dice game] Pig is a simple dice game first described in print by John Scarne in 1945. As with many games of folk origin, Pig is played with many rule variations. Commercial variants of Pig include Pass the Pigs, Pig Dice, and Skunk. Pig is commonly used by mathematics teachers to teach probability concepts. Pig is one of a family of dice g...
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PIG

[elections] PIG is an electoral technique commonly employed in the United Kingdom, consisting of three steps: ...
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Pig

[musical project] Raymond Watts (also known as Nainz, Nainz Watts, and Ray Scaballero) is the founding and sole member of the post-industrial music project PIG, sometimes written as . Watts was an early member and periodic collaborator of KMFDM, and has been a visible part of the industrial music scene since the early 1980s. He has toured w...
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Pig

[programming tool] Pig is a high-level platform for creating MapReduce programs used with Hadoop. The language for this platform is called Pig Latin. Pig Latin abstracts the programming from the Java MapReduce idiom into a notation which makes MapReduce programming high level, similar to that of SQL for RDBMS systems. Pig Latin can be exten...
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Pig

[short story] `Pig` is a macabre short story by Roald Dahl that was published in Dahl`s 1960 collection Kiss Kiss. The world it presents is one that is cruel and violent. It is a cautionary tale warning parents of the danger of ill-preparing a child for the dangers and realities of the greater world, particularly if shielding children from ...
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Pig

[zodiac] The Pig (豬) is the twelfth and the last sign of the Earthly Branches ( 亥). It is characterised as yin so only the negative elements can be attached to it. In the continuous Sexagenary cycle, every twelfth year corresponds to Hai, and is commonly called `the Year of the Pig` (豬年). There are five types of Pigs, named after th...
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Pig

Pig noun A piggin. [ Written also pigg .]
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Pig

Pig transitive verb & i. [ imperfect & past participle Pigged ; present participle & verbal noun Pigging .] 1. To bring forth (pigs); to bring forth in the manner of pigs; to farrow. 2. To huddle or lie together like pigs...
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pig

1. The young of swine, male or female; also, any swine; a hog. 'Two pigges in a poke.' ... 2. <zoology> Any wild species of the genus Sus and related genera. ... 3. [Cf. Sow a channel for melted iron] An oblong mass of cast iron, lead, or other metal. See Mine pig, under Mine. ... 4. One who is hoggish; a greedy person. Masked pig. ... A nick...
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PIG

A device used for cleaning a pipeline or separating two liquids being moved down the pipeline. Intelligent pigs are fitted with sensors allowing measurement of corrosion and identification of pipeline defects.
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Pig

A hog, a boar, swine; a mammal. Especially, immature swine.
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A winemaking technique of punching down the cap of grape skins that forms during the beginning of the wine's fermentation. This is done several times a day, occasionally more frequently, to extract color, flavor, and tannin from the fermenting juice.
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Pig

A winemaking technique of punching down the cap of grape skins that forms during fermentation.
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Any even-toed hoofed mammal of the family Suidae. They are omnivorous, and have simple, non-ruminating stomachs and thick hides. The Middle Eastern wild boar Sus scrofa is the ancestor of domesticated breeds; it is 1.5 m/4.5 ft long and 1 m/3 ft high, with formidable tusks, but not naturally aggressive. The sm...
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