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      adj  
1    saucy, impudent, or forward  
2    jaunty  
a pert little hat     
3    Obsolete   clever or brisk  
     (C13: variant of earlier apert, from Latin apertus open, from aperire to open; influenced by Old French aspert, from Latin expertus expert)  
  pertly      adv  
  pertness      n  


PERT  
      n acronym for   programme evaluation and review technique  
pert.  
      abbrev. for   pertaining  
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PERT  
      n acronym for   programme evaluation and review technique  


pert  
      adj  
1    saucy, impudent, or forward  
2    jaunty  
a pert little hat     
3    Obsolete   clever or brisk  
     (C13: variant of earlier apert, from Latin apertus open, from aperire to open; influenced by Old French aspert, from Latin expertus expert)  
  pertly      adv  
  pertness      n  
pert.  
      abbrev. for   pertaining  

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programme evaluation and review technique  
      n   a method of planning, controlling, and checking the times taken to finish important parts of complex operations, such as making aircraft, ships, or bridges,   (Acronym)    PERT             Compare       critical path analysis  


pert  
      adj  
1    saucy, impudent, or forward  
2    jaunty  
a pert little hat     
3    Obsolete   clever or brisk  
     (C13: variant of earlier apert, from Latin apertus open, from aperire to open; influenced by Old French aspert, from Latin expertus expert)  
  pertly      adv  
  pertness      n  
PERT         
      n acronym for   programme evaluation and review technique  
pert.  
      abbrev. for   pertaining  

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pert

  
1    bold, brash, cheeky, flip     (informal)   flippant, forward, fresh     (informal)   impertinent, impudent, insolent, lippy     (U.S. & Canad. slang)   presumptuous, pushy     (informal)   sassy     (U.S. informal)   saucy, smart  
2    brisk, dapper, daring, dashing, gay, jaunty, lively, nimble, perky, smart, spirited, sprightly  

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