• Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Bertram (Bot) Pellitory of Spain (Anacyclus pyrethrum).
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n bertram An old name of the plant Pyrethrum Parthenium, bastard pellitory or feverfew.
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
Corrupted fr. L. pyrethrum, Gr. , a hot spicy plant, fr. , fire


In literature:

"Punch, or the London Charivari, Vol. 147, October 14, 1914" by Various
When Bertram Chester came back panting, to return the halter, Antonio had arrived and was unhitching the bay mare from the buckboard.
"The Readjustment" by Will Irwin
Simpson, Bertram L., 650.
"Introduction to the Science of Sociology" by Robert E. Park
Amabel and her brother Bertram were well dowered.
"Amabel Channice" by Anne Douglas Sedgwick
Bertram's a very good fellow; I have much to thank him for.
"Blake's Burden" by Harold Bindloss
It was in the year 1840; the veteran Braham was to appear as Henry Bertram.
"Great Men and Famous Women, Vol. 8 (of 8)" by Various
Bertram Fraser was an old family friend of the Jardines'.
"Tante" by Anne Douglas Sedgwick
To which is added, LITTLE BERTRAM'S DREAM.
"Australia, its history and present condition" by William Pridden
Her choice falls on Bertram.
"An Introduction to Shakespeare" by H. N. MacCracken
And if cows have the mange, or the rickets, or whatever it is cows have, Mr. Bertram's got something to give them.
"Coquette" by Frank Swinnerton
No thought, no shadow of a thought of my old friend Miss Bertram was present with me; of that I am perfectly certain.
"Four Ghost Stories" by Mrs. Molesworth
Mrs. Price did quite as much for Lady Bertram as Lady Bertram would have done for Mrs. Price.
"The Complete Project Gutenberg Works of Jane Austen" by Jane Austen
During these few moments however Bertram had time to observe the whole appearance of the woman with some distinctness.
"Walladmor:" by Thomas De Quincey
But, Bertram, come a little further!
"Walladmor:" by Thomas De Quincey
There he found the Englishman, Bertram, smoking a cigar.
"Long Live the King" by Guy Boothby
Nec mendas castigarunt editores GALE et BERTRAM.
"Some Specimens of the Poetry of the Ancient Welsh Bards" by Evan Evans
Bertram proudly drew up the carriage before the grand portal.
"Villa Eden:" by Berthold Auerbach
Bertram Ware was no longer M.P.
"The Great Miss Driver" by Anthony Hope
Bertram was not handsome, but then Clarence Ensign was plain, which Bertram certainly was not.
"The Sword of Damocles" by Anna Katharine Green
Uncle Bertram brought her home really from Persia, so we christened her out of 'Lalla Rookh'.
"The Fortunes of Philippa" by Angela Brazil

In poetry:

Unequal, all their syren power,
To win from fate it's frown away:
When Bertram came in luckless hour
To sigh, to flatter, to betray!
"Bertram And Anna" by Thomas Gent
And when the mournful rite was done,
A sculptur'd woe, she seem'd to move:
As close she clasp'd her infant son,
The pledge of faithless Bertram's love.
"Bertram And Anna" by Thomas Gent
'Till, left alone, the wood she sought,
Where first her Bertram's vows she heard,
And first with soft affection fraught,
His vows return'd, to Heaven prefer'd.
"Bertram And Anna" by Thomas Gent
Which came first, the egg or the rooster?
P.G.Wodehouse or Bertram Wooster?
I know hawk from handsaw, and Finn from Fiji,
But I can't disentangle Bertram from PG.
"PG Wooster, Just as he Useter" by Ogden Nash
I inquire in the school room, I ask in the road house,
Did Wodehouse write Wooster, or Wooster Wodehouse?
Bertram Wodehouse and PG Wooster,
They are linked in my mind like Simon and Schuster.
"PG Wooster, Just as he Useter" by Ogden Nash
On the porch, green-shuttered, cool,
Asleep is Bertram that bronze boy,
Who, having wound her around a spool,
Sends her spinning like a toy
Out to the garden, all alone,
To sit and weep on a bench of stone.
"In Bertram's Garden" by Donald Justice

In news:

Bert Oser, the owner of Bertram's Inkwell in the White Flint Mall.
From left, City College of San Francisco's Leeza Sergeeva, Bowen Hunter, Angela Brock, Bertram Lee, Colby Sandate and Dirk VandePol.
A nephew of the legendary R&B singer Sam Cook, Ronald Bertram Greaves was born on a US Air Force base in the former British Guyana.
The coroner's office says Ronald Bertram Greaves died of prostate cancer on Sept 27 at his home.
Charles Bertram — Herald-Leader Buy Photo.
Charles Bertram Staff HERALD-LEADER Buy Photo.
Ethics and Behavior in the Old South by Bertram Wyatt-Brown Oxford University Press, 597 pp.
Danielle Bertram, Kristen Kichefski, Samantha Paradis, Charmaine Platon Advisors: Diane Allen, David Sharp.
A supporter of incumbent town supervisor Ronald Bertram says political chicanery is afoot.
Bertram Wyatt-Brown, Historian Who Examined Southern Conduct, Dies at 80.
Anne Bertram's play vividly surveys a turbulent time in the campaign for women's rights, when violence was not ruled out.
Maybach 62 vs Gulf Stream IV-SP vs Bertram Motor Yacht.
Photo by Charles Bertram Staff LEXINGTON HERALD-LEADER Buy Photo.
Photo by Charles Bertram Staff LEXINGTON HERALD-LEADER.
In the playwright's All's Well That Ends Well, the heroine, Helena, wins her reluctant husband, Bertram, by using an old folk-tale standby, the "bed trick".

In science:

Bertram, Another way to enumerate rational curves with torus actions, math.
Some applications of localization to enumerative problems
Douglas, Nathan Seiberg, Edward Witten, Chiral Rings and Anomalies in Supersymmetric Gauge Theory, hep-th/0211170. [K] Bertram Kostant, On V g for a semisimple Lie algebra g, as an equivariant module over the symmetric algebra S (g).
On the Cachazo-Douglas-Seiberg-Witten conjecture for simple Lie algebras
Bertram (2004) An empirical investigation of Australian Stock Exchange data.
Coupled continuous time random walks in finance
Bertram Kostant, The principal three-dimensional subgroup and the Betti numbers of a complex simple Lie group, Amer. J.
A note on exponents vs root heights for complex simple Lie algebras
Bertram, “Jet results with the DØ experiment.” these proceedings; V. M.
Multi-hadron Final States
Bertram’s excellent survey for more details on the history of this problem and the results obtained along the way.
Finite groups have even more conjugacy classes
In this section we significantly strengthen some results of Bertram on solvable groups.
Finite groups have even more conjugacy classes
Bertram, Lower bounds for the number of conjugacy classes in finite solvable groups, Israel J.
Finite groups have even more conjugacy classes
Lepowsky, Tensor products of modules for a vertex operator algebras and vertex tensor categories, in: Lie Theory and Geometry, in honor of Bertram Kostant, ed. R.
Logarithmic tensor category theory, VIII: Braided tensor category structure on categories of generalized modules for a conformal vertex algebra
I.A Bertram, for the D0 Collaboration, in the Proceedings of the Division of Particles and Fields meeting, Minneapolis/St.
Phenomenological aspects of a Fermiophobic SU(2)xSU(2)xU(1) extension of the Standard Model
Schmid, Quasi-equivariant D-modules, equivariant derived category, and representations of reductive Lie groups, Lie Theory and Geometry, in Honor of Bertram Kostant, Progress in Mathematics, vol. 123, Birkh¨auser, Boston, 1994, pp. 457-488.
Integrals of Equivariant forms and a Gauss-Bonnet Theorem for Constructible Sheaves
Bertram, Towards a Schubert Calculus for Maps from a Riemann Surface to a Grassmannian, Internat. J.
The rank-level duality for non-abelian theta functions
Bertram, New moduli spaces for K3 surfaces, Talk at the 2005 Seattle AMS Summer Institute.
On stability manifolds of Calabi-Yau surfaces
The proofs use many techniques and results from Bertram, Ciocan-Fontanine, and Kim’s work on the cohomological J-functions of flag varieties and Grassmannians and the abelian-nonabelian correspondence [BCFK05, BCFK08].
K-theoretic J-functions of type A flag varieties
Proofs for correspondence of residues for complex manifolds and orbifolds were given by Lian-Liu-Yau and Bertram ([LLY99, Ber00a]).
K-theoretic J-functions of type A flag varieties