Definitions for "Pat"
Keywords:  terrine, pastry, cro, meat, appetizer
Ground meat, fish or vegetables blended with fat and seasonings; can be smooth or chunky, served cold or hot.
Literally, a pâté is a French pie, but the word is now most often taken to mean a rich paste made of liver and other meats, a pâté en terrine.
a mixture of chopped or ground meat, fat and seasonings, sometimes cooked in pastry (en croûte) or in an earthenware container (see "terrine").
Keywords:  unbusted, blackjack, corel, poker, draw
To strike gently with the fingers or hand; to stroke lightly; to tap; as, to pat a dog.
A light, quik blow or stroke with the fingers or hand; a tap.
Pattern - Corel Draw (filename extension).
Preoperative Autologous Blood Transfusion
Perioperative Autologous Transfusions. The recovery, washing and reinfusion of a patient’s own Blood, which has been lost, during and after surgery in order to reduce the need for transfusions.
Proficiency Analytical Testing. A laboratory proficiency program for airborne fiber analyses by Phase Contrast Microscopy (PCM) (and other industrial hygiene analyses) administered by the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH) and required by the American Industrial Hygiene Association (AIHA) as part of its laboratory accreditation process.
photographic activity test. A worldwide standard (ISO Standard 14523) for archival quality in photographic enclosures. The test predicts possible interactions between photographic images and the enclosures in which they are stored. The PAT is also used to test the components of enclosures, such as adhesives, inks, paints, labels, and tapes.
Portable appliance testing - testing of portable appliances to ensure that they are electrically safe to use.
Keywords:  sgml, corp, opentext, univ, waterloo
Indexing software developed by the OpenText Corp. which serves as the basis for its products used for searching the WWW, intranets, etc.
a retrieval system for indexing and retrieving text using: Patricia trees, a model of a document collection as a semi-infinite string that is the concatenation of all the documents, a structure file that relates the hierarchical elements (often from SGML-based markup) to locations in the semi-infinite string), and query expressions that include phrases as well as structure-based contexts and related operations
a system developed at the Univ. of Waterloo at the Centre for the New OED, later taken over by Open Text Corp., which supports dictionary, SGML collection, and other types of searching, using a Patricia tree representation to give very rapid response to queries involving strings or phrases
Keywords:  nat, routable, port, translated, lan
A type of network address translation. During PAT, each computer on LAN is translated to the same IP address, but with a different port number assignment. PAT is also referred to as overloading, port mapping, port-level multiplexed NAT or single address NAT.
see Port Address Translation (PAT)
port address translation. PAT is a form of dynamic NAT that lets you number a LAN with inside local addresses and filter them through one globally routable IPS address.
point after touchdown. See "extra point."
Point After Touchdown. One point if the ball is place kicked through the uprights, two if the ball is rushed or thrown and received in the end zone. The PAT begins on the two yard line.
Keywords:  boone
My Room mate in Brooklyn and One of my Best friends. On of the "the Guys" I refer to usually when talking about "Wednesday Nights"
Pat was an androgynous fictional character created and performed by Julia Sweeney for the American sketch comedy show Saturday Night Live.
Keywords:  swb, rov, traineeship, submersible, sam
Power supply access terminal, commonly called the battery frame. It contains the SWB system and SAM-191 and also serves as an ROV or submersible platform.
Positive Action Trainee - a traineeship offered to young people from ethnic minority groups as a positive step towards creating a diverse workforce that accurately reflects the communities served by museums.
Keywords:  polygon, dvb, psi, perimeter, attribute
Polygon attribute table or Point attribute table which stores attribute information linked to point or polygon features. A coverage can have either a point or polygon attribute table but not both.
DVB/ MPEG-2 PSI table that contains a list of all programs in the TS.
Net income/profit after tax. Standard measure of profit, after tax, which is the level of profit attributable to shareholders.
Keywords:  tqe, team, brigades, political, action
Political Action Team
Process Action Team.
PUBLIC AFFAIRS TEAM. A public affairs unit whose mission is to provide command information support to divisions and separate brigades.
having only superficial plausibility; "glib promises"; "a slick commercial"
Paroxysmal atrial tachycardia. An atrial tachycardia that starts and stops suddenly. The atrial rate may be as fast as 160-220 bpm. See larger view
pat or squeeze fondly or playfully, especially under the chin
A small mass, as of butter, shaped by pats.
(as in: pat of butter) : Portion of ingredient shaped into a small, flat, usually square shape. Approximately 1 Tablespoon.
Keywords:  maxwell, theatre, see
see Maxwell Theatre.
power angle tilt
Power Actuated Tool. Refers to a tool/ammunition system for fastening devices used in construction. Also see Cartridges, Power Device; Cartridge, Industrial.
Exactly suitable; fit; convenient; timely.
exactly suited to the occasion; "a pat reply"
Personal Adjustment Training
Pesticide applicator training (now PSEP)
Variation in the tempo of notes, rhythms, etc., in arithmetical units such as double, treble, and so on of the original tempo.
Keywords:  bluff, raising, calling
Not calling a bluff or raising
Keywords:  marijuana, pot, slang, term
This is a slang term for pot/marijuana.
Keywords:  monster
Patrolling monster
completely or perfectly; "he has the lesson pat"; "had the system down pat"
Keywords:  gentle, blow, sound
the sound made by a gentle blow
Keywords:  pet, therapy, assisted
Pet-Assisted Therapy
Paid. Can also denote "Christian Patriot"(the organization).
Profit after tax. It the net profit earned by the company after deducting all expenses like interest, depreciation and tax. PAT can be fully retained by a company to be used in the business. However dividend is paid to the share holders from this residue.
Professional Association of Teachers.
Property Acquisition Tracking
Keywords:  manner
In a pat manner.
Keywords:  extensions, file, name
Patch + Pattern (file name extensions)
pattern(s)
Patterning