Piece or pieces may refer to: :
- A single unit of something
- An informative or creative work, such as a work of art, journalism, academic research, etc.
- Musical piece, a work of music, sometimes called an opus
- Game piece (disambiguation)
- Jigsaw puzzle piece
- Mouthpiece (disambiguation)
- A coin valued at less than the principal unit of currency
- A Scottish term for a sandwich
- Slang for firearm (projectile weapon)
- Any apparatus used to smoke cannabis, but usually a pipe
Other articles related to "piece, pieces":
... at the Library of Congress, wrote a letter to Poulenc offering a commission for a piece of chamber music for a festival going to take place in October 1956 ... I've been commissioned by the Coolidge Foundation to write a chamber piece in memory of Elizabeth Coolidge ... I never knew her, so I think the piece is yours." Poulenc wrote the piece in Cannes between December 1956 and March 1957, and the completed manuscript was mailed to the Library of Congress on 7 June 1957 ...
... Various short excerpts from the piece, which were the various orchestrations of the same four note melody, in the key of F Major, were used to accompany the channel ident used between programmes ... time, the sequence of four notes was the shortest musical piece to be copyrighted ... A related piece with the same four-note theme, Fourscore II, was used by the channel to accompany stills in the event of technical faults, and was played during commercial breaks (and thus was only ...
... First, the pieces attacking them usually have more flexibility than those defending them ... In other words, the attacking pieces enjoy greater freedom to make other threats (win pieces, checkmate, etc.), while the defending pieces are restricted to the defense of the ... This is because a piece that is attacking a pawn can give up the attack to do something else, whereas the defending piece must stay rooted to the spot until the attacking piece has moved ...
... One Piece The Movie Dead End no Bōken (ONE PIECE THE MOVIE デッドエンドの冒険, Wan Pīsu Za Mūbī Deddo Endo no Bōken?, lit ... One Piece The Movie Dead End Adventure) is a 2003 Japanese animated film directed by Konosuke Uda and written by Yoshiyuki Suga ... It is the fourth animated movie in the anime/manga series One Piece ...
... with the characteristic four semiquaver run in the flute part, which is repeated throughout the piece ... has an equivalent standard to an ABRSM grade 8 piece, and, at the time of writing, is included in the listed pieces for this grade ... In the middle of the piece, the atmosphere suddenely changes to loud high notes on the flute, reaching a top B, and is difficult to keep in tune ...
Famous quotes containing the word piece:
“The other 1000 are principally the old Yankee stock, who have lost the town, politically, to the Portuguese; who deplore the influx of the off-Cape furriners; and to whom a volume of genealogy is a piece of escape literature.”
—For the State of Massachusetts, U.S. public relief program (1935-1943)
“It sometimes strikes me that the whole of science is a piece of impudence; that nature can afford to ignore our impertinent interference. If our monkey mischief should ever reach the point of blowing up the earth by decomposing an atom, and even annihilated the sun himself, I cannot really suppose that the universe would turn a hair.”
—Aleister Crowley (18751947)
“Gloucester. O, let me kiss that hand!
Lear. Let me wipe it first, it smells of mortality.
Gloucester. O ruined piece of nature! This great world
Shall so wear out to nought.”
—William Shakespeare (15641616)