PIT


Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Medical, Legal, Financial, Idioms, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.
AcronymDefinition
PITPrincipal, Interest & Taxes
PITProgrammable Interval Timer
PITProgressive Income Tax(ation)
PITProgrammable Interrupt Timer
PITProcess Improvement Team
PITPursuit Intervention Technique (police high-speed pursuit tactic)
PITIndependence and Labor Party (Senegal)
PITPulsed Inductive Thruster
PITPavlovian Instrumental Transfer (psychology)
PITParti Ivorien des Travailleurs (French: Ivorian Worker's Party, Ivory Coast)
PITPermit Improvement Team (EPA)
PITPartners in Transformation
PITPotential Impacts Table
PITPressure Indicating Transmitter
PITProduct Integration Team
PITProject Integration Team
PITPepperdine Improv Troupe (Pepperdine University, California)
PITProhibited Items Test
PITPlatform Information Technology
PITProcessor Interface Table
PITPanyapiwat Institute of Technology (Thailand)
PITPassive Injectable Transponders
PITPolicy Implementation Tools
PITPreintegrated Truss
PITPittsburgh, PA, USA - Greater Pit International Airport (Airport Code)
PITPilot Induced Turbulence
PITPhotometric Imaging Telescope
PITPersonal Inventory Taking
PITProgressive Intensity Training (fitness)
PITPost Implementation Team
PITProduct Improvement Tests
PITProduct Insertion Trip
PITPersimmon IT, Inc.
PITPercussion In Training
PITPart-Time/Intermittent/Temporary Employee
PITPassive Integrated Transponder
PITPersonal Income Tax
PITPulling It Together
PITPolska Izba Turystyki (Polish: Polish Chamber of Tourism)
PITProgetti Integrati Territoriali (Italian: Integrated Territorial Projects)
PITPressure Integrity Test
PITPilot Instructor Training
PITPost Installation Test
PITPrecision Immobilization Technique (police high-speed pursuit tactic)
PITProgrammer Integration Testing
PITPeriodic Interrupt Timer
PITPerformance Improvement Training (various organizations)
PITPoint-in-Time
PITPituitary-Specific Transcription
PITPennsylvania Institute of Taxidermy
PITPowered Industrial Truck
PITPerception and Interactive Technologies (workshop)
PITPrevention, Intervention and Treatment (various locations)
PITPennsylvania Institute of Technology (Media, Pennsylvania)
References in classic literature ?
Space may produce new Worlds; whereof so rife There went a fame in Heav'n that he ere long Intended to create, and therein plant A generation, whom his choice regard Should favour equal to the Sons of Heaven: Thither, if but to prie, shall be perhaps Our first eruption, thither or elsewhere: For this Infernal Pit shall never hold Caelestial Spirits in Bondage, nor th' Abysse Long under darkness cover.
And now he perceived on one side of the pit a hole large enough to admit a person if he stooped and squeezed himself into a small compass.
At that he stood irresolute for a moment, then turned, scrambled out of the pit, and set off running wildly into Woking.
My cognizance of the pit had become known to the inquisitorial agents -- the pit whose horrors had been destined for so bold a recusant as myself -- the pit, typical of hell, and regarded by rumor as the Ultima Thule of all their punishments.
Although the boy had told me that it was but ten feet to the floor below I experienced the same thrills as though I were hanging above a bottomless pit.
In the center of the court was a deep pit, near the edge of which stood half a dozen other guardsmen, awaiting me.
If the pit I have been speaking of is the right one, a scene transpired there, long ages ago, which is familiar to us all in pictures.
Look there," I said, pointing to the strata of stiff blue clay which were yet to be seen among the grass and bushes that clothed the sides of the pit, "the formation is the same.
There was some smoke, and the Frenchmen were doing something near the pit, with pale faces and trembling hands.
As it is evident that my people have advised me wrongly, I will not cast you three people into the dreadful Garden of the Clinging Vines; but your animals must be driven into the Black Pit in the mountain, for my subjects cannot bear to have them around.
As the distance lessened, the sounds increased in volume, which indicated that he was approaching a very angry lion and presently, where a jungle giant overspread the broad game trail that countless thousands of hoofed and padded feet had worn and trampled into a deep furrow during perhaps countless ages, he saw beneath him the lion pit of the Wamabos and in it, leaping futilely for freedom such a lion as even Tarzan of the Apes never before had beheld.
Then, upon assuring the Ass that he would not be injured, the Fox led him to a deep pit and arranged that he should fall into it.