Tikibu: pronunciation dictionary with use examples

Word: pi
IPA transcription: [p'aɪ]
noun meaning of the word
  • Synonyms: protease_inhibitor, PI
    Meaning: an antiviral drug used against HIV; interrupts HIV replication by binding and blocking HIV protease; often used in combination with other drugs
  • Synonyms: pi
    Meaning: the 16th letter of the Greek alphabet
  • Synonyms: principal_investigator, PI
    Meaning: the scientist in charge of an experiment or research project
  • Synonyms: private_detective, PI, private_eye, private_investigator, operative, shamus, sherlock
    Meaning: someone who can be employed as a detective to collect information
  • Synonyms: pi
    Meaning: the ratio of the circumference to the diameter of a circle; approximately equal to 3.14159265358979323846...
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