Peer about - Idioms by The Free Dictionary
To scan (an area) around one with one's eyes; to glance or gaze ahead and side to side. I peered about the room, looking for my friend in the crowd of people. The man stepped out of his front door, peered about suspiciously, then went right back inside.
to stare around; to look at everything about. She came into the room and peered about. Mary peered about, looking for a place to sit.
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[p.sub.i]: the peer about
to perform the description dropping procedure H ([p.sub.i]): the set of description [p.sub.i] preserves in its buffer T ([p.sub.i]): the set of description [p.sub.i] preserves and has forwarded to other peers [G.sub.j]: the group pt belongs to Description Dropping ([p.sub.i]) 1 for each description [d.sub.k] [member of](H ([p.sub.i])-T ([p.sub.i])) 2 [A.sub.j-i]([d.sub.k])[left arrow] [summation over ([p.sub.x]:[P.sub.x][member of][G.sub.j-1],[d.sub.k][member of]H([p.sub.x])] F([p.sub.x]) 3 find a description [MATHEMATICAL EXPRESSION NOT REPRODUCIBLE IN ASCII] 4 H([p.sub.i])) [left arrow]H([p.sub.i])-[d.sub.k] 5 [G.sub.j][left arrow] [G.sub.j] - [p.sub.i] 6 if j > 1 7 [G.sub.j-1][left arrow][G.sub.j-1][union] [p.sub.i] Parent and Description Selection.