noun, plural pis.
- the letter π, used as the symbol for the ratio of the circumference of a circle to its diameter.
- the ratio itself: 3.141592+.
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noun, plural pies.
verb (used with object), pied, pi·ing.
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Both PIs doubt unstable Tabor’s guilt, and as they explore his case, they mix it up with some of the more ice-in-their-veins denizens of the New York art scene.Love suspense? Here are 5 new thrillers that will have you on the edge of your seat.|Richard Lipez|November 30, 2020|Washington Post
In the end, they had PIs calculate the maximum number of researchers who could be in their lab at once, given the 160-square-feet rule, and divvy up the available hours as they saw fit.
In Pi, a numbers theorist named Max Cohen decides to put a power drill through his own brain.‘Noah’ Review: An Ambitious, Flawed Biblical Tale That You Have to See|Andrew Romano|March 28, 2014|DAILY BEAST
They included Yann Martel, author of Life of Pi, and Calvin Trillin.
Life of Pi immediately became the odds-on favorite to win, with more bets placed on it than any other Booker nominee ever.
She was Richard Parker in Life of Pi, a tiger who confusingly talked, and with an Indian accent, to boot.MTV Movie Awards 2013 Best Moments: Rebel Wilson & More (VIDEO)|Kevin Fallon|April 15, 2013|DAILY BEAST
PE, like fe, is another Hebrew letter, tho Greek and math people prefer their PI better.National Scrabble Day: A Poem So You’ll Know All 101 Two-Letter Words|David Bukszpan|April 13, 2013|DAILY BEAST
"Quelle parole pi paura d' inganno che speranza di futuro frutto mi porsero," he tells us in the Filocolo, ed.Giovanni Boccaccio, a Biographical Study|Edward Hutton
And then Pi′tamakan went in and cut the ropes of eight horses, and safely led them out, making in all fifteen that she had taken.
And so passed Pi′tamakan, virgin, and brave woman chief of our people.
The Blackfeet call such a place—there were several of them—a pi′skan, a trap.
Pi′tamakan then ordered her followers to remain where they were and told the Blood chief to say the same thing to his men.