n.1.A magpie; a piet.
Here cometh the worthy prelate as pert as a pyet.
- Sir W. Scott.
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A village tract chairman who exemplifies the "worst-case scenario" from the farmers' perspectives is U Pyet Cee.
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It threatened to be one of their poorest European performances and some of their key players were well below standard, although they finished with a flourish and twice came close to a late equaliser through Pyet and substitute Chris Sutton.