the circular indentation on the upper part of a type body, made by the pin that ejects the type from the caster.
noun 1. any small sum set aside for nonessential minor expenditures. 2. (formerly) an allowance of money given by a husband to his wife for her personal expenditures. noun 1. an allowance by a husband to his wife for personal expenditure 2. money saved or earned to be used for incidental expenses Small amounts of […]
[pin-uh] /ˈpɪn ə/ noun, plural pinnae [pin-ee] /ˈpɪn i/ (Show IPA), pinnas. 1. Botany. one of the primary divisions of a pinnate leaf. 2. Zoology. 3. Anatomy. (def 1a). /ˈpɪnə/ noun (pl) -nae (-niː), -nas 1. any leaflet of a pinnate compound leaf 2. (zoology) a feather, wing, fin, or similarly shaped part 3. another […]
[pin-is] /ˈpɪn ɪs/ noun 1. a light sailing ship, especially one formerly used in attendance on a larger ship. 2. any of various kinds of ship’s boats. 3. a small 17th-century ship having two or three masts and a flat stern, used in northern Europe as a warship and merchant ship and as a tender. […]
[pin-uh-kuh l] /ˈpɪn ə kəl/ noun 1. a lofty peak. 2. the highest or culminating point, as of success, power, fame, etc.: the pinnacle of one’s career. 3. any pointed, towering part or formation, as of rock. 4. Architecture. a relatively small, upright structure, commonly terminating in a gable, a pyramid, or a cone, rising […]