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peep

US any of various small sandpipers of the genus Calidris (or Erolia) and related genera, such as the pectoral sandpiper
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It's never as much fun for the wealthy when there are no plebs salivating over their riches, taking a jealous gander through the servant quarters peep-hole.
I don't think the ordinary girl in the street would want to wear the peep-hole underwear - that's crossed the line and is for men, not women,'' said Ms Bovey.
Its heavy metal door, with its peep-hole and small flap through which the guards pushed metal food bowls, is painted screaming orange.
It has a peep-hole through which you just might see something that could get you hauled before a grand jury.
Librarian-archivist Edward Phelps of the University of Western Ontario has characterized the Hines collection as a "tantalizing peep-hole into the rich texture of the world we have lost .
These can be modified by enlarging the peep-hole with a 1/8-inch or 3/16-inch high-speed drill.
In addition to offering powerful proprietary DSP-C language extensions such as fixed-point data types and circular buffers, the compiler boasts an impressive list of optimization techniques, including leaf-function handling, register caching, loop unrolling, unroll-and-jam, peep-hole optimizations, instruction mutation, predication-sensitive register allocation, and software pipelining using iterated modulo scheduling.
The film is accompanied by voice-over monologues (in Italian, with English subtitles) read by the well-known Italian writer Andrea Cortellessa and the historian and journalist Daniele Balicco, who were chosen by the curators (Vincenzo de Bellis and Bruna Roccasalva at Peep-Hole, Cecilia Canziani and Ilaria Gianni at Nomas Foundation) because they are considered among the most thoughtful observers of contemporary Italian society.
Prosecutors said their alleged assailant struck after calling at the flat and blocking out a peep-hole on the front door.
Sexy peep-hole detail in the season's hottest hue - Cavalli sure knows how to make a party dress.
They stock a feminine floral satin dress in soft pinks and creams with a peep-hole back opening and fabric-covered buttons.