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POIPoint(s) Of Interest
POIProgram(s) Of Instruction
POIPoint of Impact
POIPoisonous (fire diamond warning code)
POIPoint of Information
POIPerson of Interest
POIPoint of Intersection (mathematics)
POIPlan d'Opération Interne (French: Plan of Internal Operation)
POIPoor Obfuscation Implementation
POIPrevention of Injury (military detention; US DoD)
POIPlan Of Instruction
POIPerceptual Organization Index
POIPoint of Impingement
POIPeriod of Interest (US DoD)
POIPURL-Based Object Identifier
POIPlane of Innovation (Everquest game)
POIProgram Oral Interpretation (forensics speech)
POIPoint of Interception
POIPanoramic Optical Imager
POIProducts Of Inertia
POIPeriod of Insurance
POIParallel Optical Interface
POIPride On Ice (website)
POIPercent of Increase
POIPolygons Of Interest
POIPurveyor of Innovation (marketing)
POIP-mode Oscillations Instrument (Mees Solar Observatory)
POIPrior Owner Inscription (book markings)
POIPlanned Operational Interval (US DoD; naval aviation)
POIPenguin on Ice
POIPurchase Order Index
POIProgramme of Inquiry (education)
POIPrincipal Operations Inspector
POIPlan of Implementation (UN)
POIPlan of Improvement (various organizations)
POIProof of Insurance
POIPosition of Interest
POIProof of Identity
POIPrimary Ovarian Insufficiency
POIPrinciples of Instruction
POIPhysician Office Integration (healthcare)
POIPoints of Interaction
POIPurchase Order Invoice
POIProbability Of Intercept
POIPoint of Interconnection
POIPoint Of Interface
References in classic literature ?
Exhausted I see thee, by poisonous flies; bleeding I see thee, and torn at a hundred spots; and thy pride will not even upbraid.
But take care lest it be thy fate to suffer all their poisonous injustice!
Thy neighbours will always be poisonous flies; what is great in thee--that itself must make them more poisonous, and always more fly-like.
Yes, my young friend," he added to the American reporter, with a sudden mood of amused geniality, "it may interest you to know that the world has swum through the poisonous current which swirls like the Gulf Stream through the ocean of ether.
One of the bearers was bitten by a poisonous snake, and though prompt measures were taken, the poison spread so rapidly that the man died.
And down he hastened into that Eden of poisonous flowers.
You shall hear the truth in respect to the poisoner Rappaccini and his poisonous daughter; yes, poisonous as she is beautiful.
Hast thou grown so poisonous that this deadly insect perishes by thy breath?
Forty leagues farther is the Isle of Camaram, whose inhabitants are annoyed with little serpents, which they call basilisks, which, though very poisonous and deadly, do not, as the ancients have told us, kill with their eyes, or if they have so fatal a power, it is not at least in this place.
There also came to my nostrils a faintly pungent odor, and I could only assume that I had been overcome by some poisonous gas, but why I should retain my mental faculties and yet be unable to move I could not fathom.
None of these was like it, though it had something of them all, with, added, the sourness of chemical waste and the poisonous effluvium of the bilge of a water-logged ship whereon a multitude of rats had been drowned.
Soon they rolled the Lion out of the poppy bed to the green fields, where he could breathe the sweet, fresh air again, instead of the poisonous scent of the flowers.