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  1. Peta(ProperNoun)

    , a rare feminine form of Peter, mostly used in Australia.

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  1. peta

    [SI] See quantifiers.

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  1. peta

    Is a unit prefix in the metric system denoting multiplication by a factor of one thousand billion and in computing, computer science and information technology is a binary value based on an international agreed standard.

    Some examples of the usage of peta include petabit, petabyte, petameter and petasecond.


  1. Peta-

    Peta is a decimal unit prefix in the metric system denoting multiplication by 10¹⁵. It was adopted as an SI prefix in the International System of Units in 1975, and has the symbol P. Peta is derived from the Greek πέντε, meaning "five". It denotes the fifth power of 1000. It is similar to the prefix penta, but without the letter n. Examples: 1 petametre = 10¹⁵ metres 1 petasecond = 10¹⁵ seconds 1 petabyte = 10¹⁵ bytes the mass–energy equivalence is 89.9 PJ/kg 1 light-year = 9.461 Pm

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  1. peat

  2. pate, pâté

  3. tape

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  1. John Ward:

    We couldn't find anything that substantiated PETA's claims, his horses are well taken care of.

  2. Campaigns Lindsay Rajt:

    PETA was inundated from complaints from people when they found out a Danish DJ beat an animal on air.

  3. Jeffrey Kerr:

    PETA’s lawsuit seeks to end this illegal killing — and initiate sweeping changes in an industry that currently slits conscious birds’ throats and scalds them to death.

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