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beep

The sound made by a downed flier's emergency radio, or “beeper,” by which rescue aircraft fix the pilot's position.
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AF Payments Inc.(AFI), the company that produces the beep cards, announced on Friday that it will release the new cards with Hello Kitty designs soon.
I had tried it once and, as I recall, it emitted a loud beep at intervals.
BENEFITS: The beep test is also known as shuttle run or the multi-stage fitness test and involves running continuously between two points that are 20m apart.
With its size and efficiency, the Beep is a feasible option to alleviate pollution and also the worsening traffic problem in Metro Manila.
My auto beeps at me if I fishtail around the corner on an icy morning.
The females with the hormone implants showed more zenk activity if they'd listened to real song than if they'd heard just beeps. Females with the empty implants showed about the same zenk activity after either recording, Maney and her colleagues report in the March European Journal of Neuroscience.--S.
There may only be a few 'hoot hoot' and 'beep beeps' and 63 words altogether, but it is a pacy, exciting read and utterly irresistible for young children.
WHEN something has been cooked in my microwave it beeps to tell me it's done.