Bayman

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Bayman (Nav) In the United States navy, a sick-bay nurse; -- now officially designated as hospital apprentice.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n bayman One who lives on a bay, or who fishes, shoots, or pursues his occupation in or on a bay.
    • n bayman Specifically, in British Honduras, a mahogany-cutter of the coast.
    • n bayman A sick-bay attendant; a nurse for sick or wounded men on a vessel of war.
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Usage

In literature:

Henceforward the penalty for breaking Councillor BAYMAN is forty shillings.
"Punch, or the London Charivari, Vol. 146, March 11, 1914" by Various
Do you mind my acting as your bayman?
"Blue-Bird Weather" by Robert W. Chambers
And so the bayman brags, too, because it's purely business with him.
"The Determined Angler and the Brook Trout" by Charles Bradford
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In news:

Jack Willard Bayman , 75, of Luverne, Ala.
He was born on Dec 7, 1935, to Lucille (Cowhick) and George Bayman , and they preceded him in death.
He is survived by his wife, Mamie (Russell) Bayman .
Jack Willard Bayman, 75, of Luverne, Ala.
He was born on Dec 7, 1935, to Lucille (Cowhick) and George Bayman, and they preceded him in death.
He is survived by his wife, Mamie (Russell) Bayman.
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In science:

Due to the way that computers represent data, all data are essentially represented by integers (Bayman and Broadhurst, 1979).
Optimal Data-Based Binning for Histograms
When this is the case, a reasonable histogram model of the density function can still be obtained by adding a uniformly-distributed random number, with a range defined by the resolution ∆x, to each datum point (Bayman and Broadhurst, 1979).
Optimal Data-Based Binning for Histograms
Bayman, B. F. and Broadhurst, J. B. (1979). A simple solution to a problem arising from the processing of finite accuracy digital data using integer arithmetic.
Optimal Data-Based Binning for Histograms
Amusingly, this state does not appear in the compilation of seniority-classified cfp’s of Bayman and Lande or de Shalit and Talmi .
Interesting,Surprising and Perhaps Amusing Results in Nuclear Physics Calculations Over the the Years
Bayman-Lande cfp’s are perfectly correct (as are the ones of de Shalit and Talmi, whose cfp’s are also different from those of Bayman and Lande ).
Interesting,Surprising and Perhaps Amusing Results in Nuclear Physics Calculations Over the the Years
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