pirnie

pirnie

(ˈpɜːnɪ)
n
(Clothing & Fashion) dialect Scot a stripy woollen nightcap
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SUPPORT Piper Alistair Pirnie at Lord's and writer Neil WHEN the crisply dressed players of Rowledge Cricket Club arrived at the hallowed ground of Lord's in 1985, they were so sure of their victory that they loaded their pavilion with chilled champagne.
Pirnie and Edward O'Connell, Counterinsurgency in Iraq (2003-2006), RAND Counterinsurgency Study, vol.
(10) Deployment Process Modernization Office, TRADOC, Fort Eustis, Virginia, e-mail message to author, February 27, 2013; and in Alan Vick, David Orletsky, Bruce Pirnie, and Seth Jones, The Stryker Brigade Combat Team: Rethinking Strategic Responsiveness and Assessing Deployment Options (Santa Monica, CA: RAND Corporation, 2002), 15-17.
Pirnie, "Esterases and autoimmunity: the sialic acid acetylesterase pathway and the regulation of peripheral B cell tolerance," Trends in Immunology, vol.
April 26, 2016: Nathan Buchanan, Edward Burdick, Tianna Darling, Siobhan Greene, Nicole LoGiudice, Elizabeth Kurz Michel, Evan Pirnie.
"The outlook on all banks we rate in the country turned negative at the end of 2015, reflecting the negative outlook on the sovereign, the prospect of slower economic growth, rising interest rates and inflationary pressures on the banking system's asset quality," said S&P Credit Analyst Matthew Pirnie. S&P expects these trends to continue with top-tier banks facing credit losses on their lending activities ranging between 0.9 per cent and 1.2 per cent in 2016, worsening by another 20 basis points in 2017.
Following its Q4 2014 acquisition, Hyder Consulting joined Arcadis' portfolio of landmark brands, which includes EC Harris, RTKL, Callison and Malcom Pirnie.
Ochmanek, Michael Spirtas, and Bruce Pirnie, Thinking about America's Defense: An Analytical Memoir (Santa Monica, CA: RAND, 2008), 141-43.
Prior to entering the legal profession, Polevoy worked as an environmental engineer for Malcolm Pirnie, Inc.
Standard & Poor's (S&P) credit analyst Matthew Pirnie said: "At the moment they are on a stable outlook and we've got no plans in the immediate future to change the ratings on institutions outside an economic shock or an industry wide shock".
Alexander Pirnie, president of the New York Board, points out that many new personnel in the insurance industry are unfamiliar with the services of the board.