a rat-sized rodent, Platacanthomys lasiurus, native to rocky hills of southern India, having reddish-brown fur and sharp, flat spines.
[pep-er-root, -roo t] /ˈpɛp ərˌrut, -ˌrʊt/ noun 1. (def 2).
[pep-er-shey-ker] /ˈpɛp ərˌʃeɪ kər/ noun 1. a container with a perforated top for sprinkling ground pepper.
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processor (Known as “P6” during development) Intel’s successor to the Pentium processor, in development Jan 1995, generally available 1995-11-01. The P6 has an internal RISC architecture with a CISC-RISC translator, 3-way superscalar execution, and out-of order execution (or “speculative execution”, which Intel calls “Dynamic Execution”). It also features branch prediction and register renaming, and is […]
[pep-er-shrahyk] /ˈpɛp ərˌʃraɪk/ noun 1. either of two large vireos of the genus Cyclarhis, ranging from Mexico to Chile, and having heavy shrikelike bills.