Ahu

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Ahu (Zoöl) The Asiatic gazelle.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n ahu One of the native names of the common gazel of central Asia, the Gazella subgutturosa (Antilope subgutturosa of Güldenstädt). It is said to inhabit in herds the open country of central Asia, Persia, the Baikal region, and to be found from the eastern boundary of Bokhara to the Hellespont. Its principal food is a species of wormwood, Artemisia Pontica. The ahu is pale-brown, white below and on the anal disk, with a light stripe on the side, a dark stripe on the haunches, and the end of the tail black. Also called jairou.
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
Native name

Usage

In literature:

She tore a strip from her ahu and tied the pearl securely about her neck.
"South Sea Tales" by Jack London
The Tahitians, however, called it Ahu.
"Captain Cook's Journal During the First Voyage Round the World" by James Cook
He was the father of Ku-nawao by his slave-woman Ahu (O-ahu) and of Kalani-menehune by his wife, Mee-hewa.
"Hawaiian Folk Tales" by Various
Thus Ahu, Vohu, is pronounced Ahi, Vohi among the Kadmis.
"Les Parsis" by D. Menant
After every answer she nodded her head and said Ahu!
"Sea and Sardinia" by D. H. Lawrence
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In news:

Kaelene Puanani Ahu Rey passed away peacefully at home in Sonoma with family and dear friends at her side after a valiant battle against a complicated illness.
Largest wind project in Hawai'i breaks ground on O' ahu .
The project is being constructed on Kamehameha Schools' Kawailoa Plantation lands on O' ahu .
Single-Zone AHU Trend Analysis – Cooling.
Air-Intake-Filter-Screen Technology Helps Optimize AHU Performance.
A US State Department law enforcement agent from the Mainland was arrested early Saturday, Nov 5, on suspicion of fatally shooting a Windward O'ahu man at the Kuhio Avenue McDonald's in Waikiki.
Lower internal AHU static-pressure drop.
Matt "Kuku Ahu" Thatcher of the Fraternal Order of Moai.
A bus of tourists drove up the road and instead of heading toward Tongariki, the largest ahu on the island, the tourists moved in the opposite direction, toward the replica moai that is about to be lifted into an upright position.
The energy we can produce on Maui can also power Molokai, Lana'i and O'ahu as well, by running undersea cables.
Siren Testing On O'ahu Thursday & Friday, November 15-16 here's The Info.
Moved back to O'ahu in June of 1994 to be full-time with KSSK and have been here ever since.
The Hawai'i Ballroom Dance Association boasts over a thousand members, mainly on O'ahu, and recently, on Maui and Hawai'i island too.
The ban previously only applied to O'ahu, where it has been outlawed since 1973.
Yet it makes a perfect name for the underwater vacuum used to remove the alien algae smothering O'ahu's reefs .
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In science:

Equations needed to compute the empirical model-based algorithm for AHu (adapted from [Hu et al. 2009; Hu and Haas 2010] and [Frankie et al. 2012b]). w is the window size, and allows for the windowed greedy garbage collection variation of greedy garbage collection.
Analysis of Trim Commands on Overprovisioning and Write Amplification in Solid State Drives
Ancillary laboratory spaces: Ancillary laboratory spaces will incorporate dedicated AHU systems.
Reference Design Project Book: NUSEL-Homestake
Ancillary laboratory spaces: Ancillary laboratory spaces will incorporate dedicated AHU systems.
Reference Design Project Book: NUSEL-Homestake
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