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Update README to eliminate "for quickly generating PIR routines".

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NQP is Copyright (C) 2009-2012 by The Perl Foundation. See F<LICENSE>
for licensing details.
-This is "Not Quite Perl" -- a compiler for quickly generating PIR
-routines from Perl6-like code. The key feature of NQP is that it's
-designed to be a very small compiler (as compared with, say, perl6
+This is "Not Quite Perl" -- a lightweight Perl 6-like environment
+for virtual machines. The key feature of NQP is that it's
+designed to be a very small environment (as compared with, say, perl6
or Rakudo) and is focused on being a high-level way to create
compilers and libraries for virtual machines (such as the Parrot
Virtual Machine [1]). Unlike a full-fledged implementation of Perl 6,

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