PAIR


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AcronymDefinition
PAIRPatent Application Information Retrieval (System)
PAIRPortal to Asian Internet Resources
PaIRPatent Information Retrieval (CIKM workshop)
PAIRPARC Artist-In-Residence
PAIRPreliminary Assessment Information Rule
PAIRPhysical Activity Interactive Recall
PAIRPolicy Analysis of Internet Routing
PAIRProtection and Advocacy for Individuals Rights
PAIRPerformance And Integration Retrofit
PAIRPhased Array Instrumentation Radar
PAIRPerformance & Integration Retrofit/Refit
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That those terms which fall under the heads of 'positives' and 'privatives' are not opposed each to each as contraries, either, is plain from the following facts: Of a pair of contraries such that they have no intermediate, one or the other must needs be present in the subject in which they naturally subsist, or of which they are predicated; for it is those, as we proved,' in the case of which this necessity obtains, that have no intermediate.
Soon in came buyers, who paid him handsomely for his goods, so that he bought leather enough for four pair more.
As to the first pair of gloves, a man's, he said that Pierre could not know their meaning but must keep them.
On rare occasions when she had bought a pair they were always "bargains," so cheap that it would have been preposterous and unreasonable to have expected them to be fitted to the hand.
The Marionette, as soon as his hunger was appeased, started to grumble and cry that he wanted a new pair of feet.
Look at these here boots--eleven pair o' boots; and one shoe as belongs to number six, with the wooden leg.
A sense of accomplished happiness now made the step of the young pair lighter; they saw neither heaven, nor earth, nor houses; they flew, as it were, on wings to the church.
Just wait, that's all, an' you'll be fool enough to get married some day, like me, an' then you'll get yours--an' it'll be brats, an' brats, an' brats, an' no more dancin', an' silk stockin's, an' three pairs of shoes at one time.
These mysterious articles were followed, however, by others which were more within their, range of comprehension--by a pair of dumb-bells, a purple cricket-bag, a set of golf clubs, and a tennis racket.
The wicket from which the pair had lately emerged was in the wall of this structure.
My dear love, pray do not say any more about them, and I promise you another pair exactly like them in appearance, only more quiet and steady.
Alice guessed in a moment that it was looking for the fan and the pair of white kid gloves, and she very good-naturedly began hunting about for them, but they were nowhere to be seen--everything seemed to have changed since her swim in the pool, and the great hall, with the glass table and the little door, had vanished completely.