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piece

1. a length by which a commodity is sold, esp cloth, wallpaper, etc.
2. a literary, musical, or artistic composition
3. a coin having a value as specified
4. a small object, often individually shaped and designed, used in playing certain games, esp board games
5. any chessman other than a pawn
6. Austral and NZ fragments of fleece wool

piece

[pēs]
(ordnance)
An artillery weapon, a machine gun, a rifle, or any firearm.
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An excellent Dan Williams strike was followed by an own-goal before Cam Watson and Tom Betts claimed their piece of the action.
Taking a piece of the action, one of its stars, Mary Berry, has come out her own range of baking equipment for Lakeland.
However, his idyllic lifestyle is threatened by the arrival of a brash American trickster eager for a piece of the action.
And as normal, thousands of Teessiders will be making the short trip down the A1 to catch a piece of the action.
And, at 11, my son fancied a piece of the action, too.
and Sturridge, who scored twice yesterday in Chelsea's win at rangers, wants a piece of the action.
New Delhi, April 16 -- Ever since China became the number one market for automobiles in the world displacing the US market, there has been a buzz of activities going on in China with automobile majors and auto component players trying to grab a piece of the action.
Sir Paul McCartney, Beyonce, Bon Jovi and Coldplay have all apparently enjoyed a piece of the action.
Whenever Mexicans make a call--or light up a smoke, go out to lunch or drive on a new highway--chances are Slim has a piece of the action.
To catch your very own piece of the action, go online at www.walesonline.co.uk to see if you - or your family and friends - have been photographed in the crowd.
IT'S the biggest Scoop6 pot in the bet's nine-year history, and two Racing Post readers will have a great chance of grabbing a piece of the action thanks to our fantastic competition.