PEN


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AcronymDefinition
PENPenitentiary
PENPenalty
PENPeruvian Nuevo Sol (Currency)
PENPublic Education Network
PENPoder Ejecutivo Nacional (Argentina)
PENPolyethylene Naphthalate (electrical insulation material)
PENProject on Emerging Nanotechnologies
PENPartido Encuentro Nacional (Paraguay)
PENPoets, Playwrights, Editors, Essayists, and Novelists
PENPersonal Education Number
PENPennsylvania Environmental Network
PENPenetrating/Penetration
PENPrivate Enterprise Number (assigned by the IANA)
PENPeer Education Network
PENParent Empowerment Network (Washington state)
PENProgram Element Number
PENPenang, Malaysia - Penang International (Airport Code)
PENPositive-Electrolyte-Negative (solid oxide fuel cells)
PENPlain English Network (US government)
PENPermanent Employee Number
PENProfessional Employer Network
PENPrimary Endosperm Nucleus
PENPersuasive, Expository, Narrative (basic styles of writing)
PENProtective Earth and Neutral (conductor)
PENProvinciaal Energiebedrijf NoordHolland (Dutch)
PENProfessional Executive Network
PENPrivate Electronic Network
PENProbability, Electric Strength, Number of Life Cycles
PENPan European Network (air traffic management)
PENPilipino Educators Network (Maryland)
PENPrison Enterprises Network (Indiana)
References in classic literature ?
The real human being all this time, with his head safely on his shoulders, had brought himself to the comfortable conclusion that everything was for the best; and making an investment in ink, paper, and steel pens, had opened his long-disused writing desk, and was again a literary man.
All night long this had been going on, and now the pens were full; by tonight they would all be empty, and the same thing would be done again.
Lecount laid down the Draft; Noel Vanstone laid down the pen.
The sound of our pens going, refreshed us exceedingly, insomuch that I sometimes found it difficult to distinguish between this edifying business proceeding and actually paying the money.
It is not my business to teach you to spell," said Gertrude, taking the pen.
No, no," continued Danglars; "if we resolve on such a step, it would be much better to take, as I now do, this pen, dip it into this ink, and write with the left hand (that the writing may not be recognized) the denunciation we propose.
Very well, sir," said the host, "I'll give the pie and the bottle of wine to your servant, and in this way you will have the pen and ink into the bargain.
Melville's pen had rested for nearly ten years, when it was again taken up to celebrate the events of the Civil War.
This was a great deal better than to have to take up the pen to acquaint her with all the particulars of the Grants' intended journey, for the present intelligence was of a nature to promise occupation for the pen for many days to come, being no less than the dangerous illness of her eldest son, of which they had received notice by express a few hours before.
So engrossed was the Butcher, he heeded them not, As he wrote with a pen in each hand, And explained all the while in a popular style Which the Beaver could well understand.
One of them, with both elbows on the table, and a pen in her hand, was tracing characters upon a sheet of fine Dutch paper; the other, kneeling upon a chair, which allowed her to advance her head and bust over the back of it to the middle of the table, was watching her companion as she wrote, or rather hesitated to write.
He pointed to a sort of wooden pen just in front of the quarter- deck.