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adj. Slang
Variant of hip2.


adj, hepper or heppest
slang an earlier word for hip4


(Pathology) short for hepatitis



adj. Older Slang.
[1905–10, Amer.]


(hʌt, hʌp, hɛp)

one (used in counting cadence while marching).
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.hep - informed about the latest trends
colloquialism - a colloquial expression; characteristic of spoken or written communication that seeks to imitate informal speech
informed - having much knowledge or education; "an informed public"; "informed opinion"; "the informed customer"
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According to the company, the increase in EPS and HEPS for the six months ended 31 December 2011 is expected to be between 80% and 90% compared to the prior comparable period.
Other projects under the Health programme with participation from EEA EFTA States include EQADeBa -establishment of quality assurances for detection of highly pathogenic bacteria of potential bioterrorism risk, HEPS Schoolkit - development and implementation of national policy for promoting healthy eating and physical activity for schools in Europe, Pro-greens - promotion of fruit and vegetable consumption among schoolchildren in Europe, and EUBIROD - European best information through regional outcomes in diabetes.
Energy sector: Boguchanskaya HEPS delayed launch of the first stage of BoHEPS to the end of 2011 - negative for RusHydro.
The HEPS Inventory Tool aims to support stakeholders working in school health promotion to promote high quality interventions on healthy eating and physical activity.
Such detailed behaviour is absent in many HEPS studies making interpretation of findings difficult.
The concern is that these HEPS will assume a gradually increasing share of the public funding provided under the Act.