Also called (informal) angel dust. phenylcyclohexylpiperidine (phencyclidine); a depressant drug used illegally as a hallucinogen
Pneumocystis carinii pneumonia See pneumocystis
1977, from phenocyclidine.
A fingerprint: My prints ain’t on that gun (1924+)
: They printed me (1938+)
the small print
personal care physician
primary care physician
primary care provider
also pcp, 1960s, from animal tranquilizer phencyclidine.
per contract per month
- Pc pursuit
A TELENET service which enabled people to dial up BBSes in other cities for less than normal long-distance rates. PC Pursuit died because TELENET were too mean to upgrade beyond 2400 bits per second. (1994-10-17)
abbreviation 1. polymerase chain reaction: a technique for rapidly producing many copies of a fragment of DNA for diagnostic or research purposes PCR (polymerase chain reaction) A laboratory technique that can amplify the amount of DNA from a tiny sample to a large amount within just a few hours. Theoretically, PCR can take one molecule […]
computer An incorrect name for the RT-PC. (1995-04-06)