H Clip

Business / Construction / H Clip: Small metal clips formed like an 'H' that fits at the joints of two plywood (or wafer board) sheets to stiffen the joint. Normally used on the roof sheeting.

Other Words for Clip

Clip Noun Synonyms: trim (off), lop (off), cut (off), crop, bob, snip
Clip Verb Synonyms: clasp, fasten, fix, attach, hold, clinch, staple
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Pentateuch

Entertainment / Literature / Pentateuch: The first five books of the Hebrew Bible--i.e., Genesis, Exodus, Leviticus, Numbers, and Deuteronomy. MORE

Penumbral Eclipse

Science / Astrology / Penumbral Eclipse: The term applied when the Moon passes through Earth's penumbra; the shadow does not obliterate the Moon form Earth's view but causes it to appear orangish or copper-colored. MORE

Pension Parachute

Business / Finance / Pension Parachute: A form of poison pill providing that in the event of a hostile takeover attempt, any excess pension plan assets can be used to benefit pension plan participants. This prevents the raiding firm from us MORE

Penetration Anchor

Science / Marine Biology / Penetration Anchor: In hydraulically burrowing organisms, any device used to penetrate and gain an initial purchase on the sediment so that the body can be thrust in farther MORE

Penalty Shootout

Entertainment / Ice Hockey / Penalty Shootout: A method of deciding a winner, in amateur hockey, if the score is still tied after one overtime period. Each team designates five shooters and a goalie, and the teams alternate penalty shots, with a d MORE

Penalty Shot

Entertainment / Ice Hockey / Penalty Shot: A shot on goal, with only the goaltender defending, awarded for certain infractions. The player taking the shot is given the puck at the center ice spot and must keep the puck moving forward once acro MORE

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