piet


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piet

(ˈpaɪət)
n
1. (Animals) a magpie
2. a gossip or talkative person
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Many buyers have already expressed interest in designing their Oosten home with Piet Boon furniture and fixtures," said John Liang, managing director of XIN.
In his new role, Piet will assume responsibility for the production and sales of FrieslandCampina's broad range of dairy products to consumers in Asia.
The picture has caused uproar in Holland, with the row over whether the tradition of Zwarte Piet ready to erupt again as the festive season approaches.
LONDON, Oct 7, 2014 - (ACN Newswire) - Piet Boon's design philosophy has been shaped over many years of experience across the world, with projects from New York to Tokyo and from Paris to Antigua.
In his reply Piet told her: "I am keeping your little letter on my piano.
In fact, the Dutch have a Piet for many functions: there is a "Hoofdpiet" or Head Piet; a "Wegwijspiet" or Navigation Piet, who is supposed to be the navigator of the steamboat from Spain to the Netherlands; and there is "Pakjespiet" or Packing Piet who packs the gifts.
ABSTRACT: Works by artist Piet Mondrian, Composition with Yellow, Blue and Red 1937-42 (top) and No.
FOR PIET'S SAKE Drunken Springboks fan Piet van Zyl is led from the field after assaulting Irish referee David McHugh during a defeat by New Zealand
Er bod hon, fel ei rhagflaenydd, yn nofel swmpus, mae mwy o gynildeb ynddi nag yn Piet, ac mae'r cymeriadau ar y cyfan yn fwy crwn a chredadwy.
In 1986 het Piet Roodt en Elize Botha my genader om deel van Tydskrif vir Letterkunde se skakelredaksie te word.
This endeavour expanded and ultimately resulted in Piet accepting a full-time post as lecturer in Family Medicine in the then Department of Community Medicine--a post which he filled with distinction until his retirement.
Fighting depression and questioning his purpose in life on a soul-searching vacation in Spain and France, Piet returns to the Netherlands and receives an intriguing call from Berlin offering him big money for his sleuthing services.