PICT


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Pict

a member of any of the peoples who lived in Britain north of the Forth and Clyde in the first to the fourth centuries ad: later applied chiefly to the inhabitants of NE Scotland. Throughout Roman times the Picts carried out border raids

PICT

(file format)
An Apple graphics format.

PICT

(PICTure) The primary Macintosh graphics file format. It holds QuickDraw vector images, bitmapped images and text and is the Mac counterpart to the Windows Metafile (WMF) format. When PICT files are converted to the PC, they use the .PCT file extension.
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8] Patients who stayed in the ward for >3 days were excluded from the audit because we believed that the longer the duration of hospital stay, the greater the chances were of PICT being initiated.
ICTSI previously considered buying as much as 55 percent of PICT.
For patients visiting medical practitioners, PICT is an important and effective model that forms part of the broader prevention strategy and acts as the gateway to accessing care, support and treatment services.
The London Metropolitan Orchestra provided the music: sepulchral and slow for the massacre scene but with bright violin zigzag zither during various near escapes from the Picts.
And as this survival/revenge adventure shows how the ruthless guerrilla tactics of the Picts proved too much for the armies of the Emperor, Centurion feels gritty and authentic.
From this point on, the plot adheres to a standard chase/horror-movie template as the Romans are picked off by the Pict hunters.
PICT is the brainchild of Pakistani maritime specialists, the Siddiqui family, who won the concession at Karachi Port by virtue of their decades-long experience in container handling activities.
The Scottish case, listed as Robbie the Pict v Procurator-Fiscal Annan, dates back to an incident in which he was clocked on the M74 near Annan in Dumfriesshire by a laser device.
Self-confessed BlackBerry addict Labour's Sharon Hodgson (Gateshead E and Washington W) said the personal digital assistant (PDA) offered by PICT was "not in the same league" as the high-tech gadget.
The Security Council should assume the role of creating a single PICT with jurisdiction over all international acts of genocide, crimes against humanity, war crimes and such other offenses against the law of nations as the Security Council chooses.
Pillaging Pict gets the vote in the Martell Cognac Sainsbury's Topham Chase over the Grand National fences.
Principal wars: Pict invasion of Britain (368-369); Firmus' Revolt in Mauretania (Morocco and part of Algeria) (371-372).