HELP NEEDED: How you pronounce pUC?

Paul N Hengen pnh at ncifcrf.gov
Mon Oct 7 11:29:23 EST 1996


Majumder lab (jhmorris at utmdacc.mda.uth.tmc.edu) wrote:

: > We are agonizing over this one...how do you pronounce CIAP? Is it "sip", or
: > "kip", or "see-eye-aye-pee", or just "phosphatase", or "alk-phos"?
: > Please reply immediately, before we tear our hair out.
: 
: We say "sip" and "puck."

Yep, I've heard this more often. I've also heard people pronounce
PstI as "pissed-one" but I refuse to get into that habit ;-)
I do say "Ha-Ha one" for HhaI though. Hmmmm....I guess I use a bit of
discretion most of the time.

-Paul.

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