• WordNet 3.6
    • adj 1000 denoting a quantity consisting of 1,000 items or units
    • n 1000 the cardinal number that is the product of 10 and 100
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In literature:

The death-rate, exclusive of death from consumption, is only 5.6 per 1000; from zymotic diseases, 1.6 per 1000.
"The Truth About America" by Edward Money
It is sufficient to say that when the key is depressed the set sends out radio signals at the rate usually of 1000 signals a second.
"Letters of a Radio-Engineer to His Son" by John Mills
Ashby with 600 men routed a force of 1000 Yankees, the other day, near Harper's Ferry.
"A Rebel War Clerk's Diary at the Confederate States Capital" by John Beauchamp Jones
A single spore, x 1000.
"The North American Slime-Moulds" by Thomas H. (Thomas Huston) MacBride
With over 1000 specially prepared Illustrations.
"Twentieth Century Inventions" by George Sutherland
Chihuahua river, about 1000 m. N.W.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 6, Slice 2" by Various
Still, up to the year 1000, so long as the people made their own saints and legends, their daily life was not to them uninteresting.
"La Sorcière: The Witch of the Middle Ages" by Jules Michelet
Last year I sold for export 1000 barrels of apples.
"The Apple" by Various
Do not the holiest bishops assert that in fourteen years the world must come to an end ... in the year 1000?
"The Infant's Skull" by Eugène Sue
The conditions called for seven birds a side, and the stakes were 5000 guineas the main and 1000 guineas each match.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 6, Slice 6" by Various
Cook only lost one man out of 118 in more than 1000 days; he had conquered scurvy.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 7, Slice 3" by Various
The guns were located about 1000 yards from Fort San Antonio de Abad, which formed the extreme right of the Spanish line.
"The Utah Batteries: A History" by Charles R. Mabey
Experience shows that 1000 lb.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 7, Slice 5" by Various
The gold which Motecusuma gave away upon this occasion was estimated at above 1000 pesos.
"The Memoirs of the Conquistador Bernal Diaz del Castillo, Vol 1 (of 2)" by Bernal Diaz del Castillo
This subspecies was found at elevations as high as 1000 feet and as low as 600 feet.
"Geographic Variation in the Pocket Gopher, Cratogeomys castanops, in Coahuila Mexico" by Robert J. Russell
On September 30, 1853, Elias Howe listed receipts of $1000 from the American Magnetic Sewing Machine Co. for patent infringement.
"The Invention of the Sewing Machine" by Grace Rogers Cooper
Twenty tabloids must be employed for every 1000 cubic ft. of space.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 8, Slice 5" by Various
The cliffs attain in places a height of 1000 ft.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 9, Slice 1" by Various
To introduce our big Catalogue of 1000 new articles, we send the Brownies postpaid for 10c.
"Harper's Round Table, May 21, 1895" by Various
Out of every 1000 persons 939 die without leaving any property at all worth mentioning.
"Britain for the British" by Robert Blatchford

In news:

Compared with the general population, transplant recipients experienced increased cardiovascular death (adjusted incidence rate difference, 3.6 per 1000 person-years ).
Twenty Seven 1000 yard rushers return for 2011 Nebraska High School football season.
27 running backs who eclipsed the 1000 yard mark a year ago return this Fall to try and duplicate their feat from a year ago.
Gail Collins writes ("Pre-2K Thanksgiving," column, Nov 23) that in Europe in A.D 1000, "forks were not only absent from holiday dinner tables.
The Baja 1000 was held last week near the California/Mexico.
Designed for bulk containers, the Douglas Model BW-1000 vat and bin washer lifts and inverts containers into the wash/rinse chamber and returns them to the floor after cleaning.
They were enormous and cost about $1000.
The Giordana Velodrome is located at 1000 Riverwalk Parkway off of Hwy 21/Cherry Road.
Jay Cutler on ESPN 1000.
The Run has started and with the warm temps, they are in full swing spawn 1000?s of them running up the rapids, even hitting our legs as they migrate upstream.
1000 Manhattan Ave Manhattan Beach.
Here's 5 you have heard 1000 times.
1000 Osage St Denver, CO 80204.
Enter below for your chance to win $ 1000 from First Financial Federal Credit Union.
Whitmer's Nigel Hayes hits the 1000 career points mark.

In science:

For CsI(Tl) which is non-hygroscopic and does not need a hermetic seal system to operate, “internal components” include only two materials: the crystal itself and the teflon wrapping sheets, typically at a mass ratio of 1000:1.
A CsI(Tl) Scintillating Crystal Detector for the Studies of Low Energy Neutrino Interactions
The present studies place limits on internal radio-purity to the range of less than the 1000 pkd level.
A CsI(Tl) Scintillating Crystal Detector for the Studies of Low Energy Neutrino Interactions
Simple divisibility rules are given for the 1st 1000 prime numbers.
Simple Divisibility Rules for the 1st 1000 Prime Numbers
We have compared those theoretical large n limit predictions with the results of MC simulations of the systems with 250, 1000 and 4000 vertices.
Matter Correlations in Branched Polymers
For a round tube with radius (a) the critical value of R is about 1000. A turbulent type of flow is accompanied by rapid irregular pulsations of liquid velocity and pressure, representing a kind of self-organization.
Hierarchic Models of Turbulence, Superfluidity and Superconductivity
The circles are generated by averaging over 1000 samples.
Solvable model of a polymer in random media with long ranged disorder correlations
The circles generated by averaging over 1000 samples.
Solvable model of a polymer in random media with long ranged disorder correlations
The number of distinct sites visited on the Sierpinski lattice until t = 1000 by N = 103 (circles) and N = 106 (squares) random walkers.
I. Territory covered by N random walkers on deterministic fractals. The Sierpinski gasket
The resulting histogram for t = 1000 is shown in Fig. 2 (to be compared with the histogram of the propagator shown in Fig. 4 of Ref. ).
II. Territory covered by N random walkers on stochastic fractals. The percolation aggregate
The points are the result of simulations of random walks on graph of size 1000.
Random spread on the family of small-world networks
Fig. 1 shows the results of the average access time in simulation of random walk on the regular graph with 1000 nodes for several values of k .
Random spread on the family of small-world networks
FIG. 3: The plot of average access time vs the distance m from the starting point m = 0 for graph with 1000 nodes and k = 5, generated for various values of parameter p.
Random spread on the family of small-world networks
Tabulated extinction efficiencies for various types of submicron amorphous carbon grains in the wavelength range 1000˚A–300µm.
Cosmic Dust in the 21st Century
We have done some numerical work in which we diagonalized the matrix H directly for N ranging up to 1000.
Hopping between Random Locations: Spectrum and Instanton
So already for N ≃ 1000 the agreement with the large N estimates in the F¨uredi-Koml´os theorem is very good.
Random incidence matrices: moments of the spectral density