• WordNet 3.6
    • n CRO electronic equipment that provides visual images of varying electrical quantities
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n cro In old Scots law, the satisfaction or compensation for the slaughter of a man, according to his rank.
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In literature:

Others think it is a peak just back of Cro' Nest.
"The Blue Flower, and Others" by Henry van Dyke
Knight v. German, Cro.
"The Common Law" by Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr.
We had three men in the cro'nest and two for'ard hangin' over her bow-rail.
"The Veiled Lady" by F. Hopkinson Smith
Kidd's plug is a part of the craggy steep known as Cro' Nest, on the Hudson.
"Myths And Legends Of Our Own Land, Complete" by Charles M. Skinner
The Cro-Magnon head-form is refined and highly developed.
"Anthropology" by Robert Marett
"Alice in Wonderland" by J.C. Gorham
The sun might get over the fore-yard and go down over the cro'-jack but we never touched liquor.
"A Tramp's Notebook" by Morley Roberts
In the rock shelter of Cro-Magnon, France, were found the bones of three men, one woman, and one child, of more advanced character.
"Man And His Ancestor" by Charles Morris
Specimens of the Cro-Magnon skulls show a brain capacity equal to that of modern man.
"History of Human Society" by Frank W. Blackmar
For sometimes we call them, 1, 2, and 3 Cro.
"Commentaries on the Laws of England" by William Blackstone
Mrs. Osgood headed a party of gardeners whose attempts at grafting produced such startling results as cro-custards and gerani-umbrellas.
"The Wide Awake Girls in Winsted" by Katharine Ellis Barrett
Jist you wait tae he catches ye fanklin' th' cro'-jeck sheets!
"The Brassbounder" by David W. Bone
Onward raced the Cro-Magnard, his thoughts filled with the quest he had undertaken alone.
"Warrior of the Dawn" by Howard Carleton Browne
She had little Cro' on her lap.
"Tried for Her Life" by Emma Dorothy Eliza Nevitte Southworth
As in most Cro-Magnon settlements, the chief's own cave was nearest the cliff's top.
"The Return of Tharn" by Howard Carleton Browne
Miss Martin of Cro' Martin; and the way it happened was this.
"The Martins Of Cro' Martin, Vol. I (of II)" by Charles James Lever
I really was not aware before that Cro' Martin was regarded as an 'oubliette.
"The Martins Of Cro' Martin, Vol. II (of II)" by Charles James Lever
Here word came to him of feuds at the North, and that the foe were in force on the north side of Cro-ton Riv-er.
"The Life of George Washington" by Josephine Pollard
Outer outline, Cro-Magnon Skull.
"The Chain of Life in Geological Time" by Sir J. William Dawson
I hav often heard hens tri tew cro, but i never knu one tew do herself justiss.
"The Complete Works of Josh Billings" by Henry W. Shaw

In news:

Evotec Becomes First European CRO to Offer Agilent's RapidFire Screening Tool.
Cro flies on kickoff return.
Fucked Up, Cro -Mags @ House Of Vans: July 29.
As facility closures and layoffs continue, CRO and CMO executives are hoping for a better year, despite few positive signs.
Developing sophisticated lead generation through social and digital media was an important opportunity, Invoke 's CRO Jeannette McClennan said, primarily because of the fan fervor surrounding Piaggio's various brands.
Cro-Magnons had mam -mouth aches.
Mirko "Cro Cop" Filipovic, left, will battle Frank Mir in the headliner match of UFC 119.
Analysis of the skeletal remains of this four-year-old boy has revealed that he may be a Neandertal -Cro-Magnon hybrid.
Global CRO claims financial muscle of new owner will facilitate growth and expansion.
How Geico turned Cro-Magnon man into a sitcom star.
Preclinical CRO, XenoTech, Joins Innovative, Full-Service CRO Alliance, next IND.
You know the Monster at first glance: bolts through the neck, Cro Magnon forehead, ugly shoes.
Cureline, a human biospecimen CRO, specializes in providing human tissues for a variety of research projects.
Cro-Cop, Nelson both out to prove a point.
Assault Charges Dropped Against Former Cro-Mags Bassist.

In science:

Here, the components gαβ are the full space-time components of g, and the estimate (5.6) gives bounds on both spatial and time derivatives of g, up to order 2, in Lp , where Lp is measured on spatial slices of Cro .
Cheeger-Gromov Theory and Applications to General Relativity
Thus, if one has a sequence of smooth space-times (Mi , gi ) satisfying the hypotheses of the Theorem, (with fixed constants K , vo and uniformly compact domains D), then it follows that, in a subsequence, there is a limit C 1,α ∩ L2,p space-time (M∞ , g∞ ), defined at least on the ro -cylinder Cro .
Cheeger-Gromov Theory and Applications to General Relativity
Lakhina, Cro vella and Diot presented the characterization of the network-wide anomalies of the traffic flows.
Analysis of Inter-Domain Traffic Correlations: Random Matrix Theory Approach
We expect to observe the stability of inter-VLAN traffic interactions in the period of time used to compute traffic cro sscorrelation matrix C .
Analysis of Inter-Domain Traffic Correlations: Random Matrix Theory Approach
Clearly this is not practical so the cro sscorrelation function is sampled over a finite range.
A spectral synthesis method to suppress aliasing and calibrate for delay errors in Fourier transform correlators
This is seen more clearly in figure 3 where the single inclusive cro ss section is displayed in two different regions of the momentum transfer.
ep Physics at High Q-squared
The K factor formed when taking the ratio of the “standard NLO ” cro ss section to the LO cross section with the NLO PDFs , K (1) 0 , indicates the convergence of terms in a fixed-order calcula tion .
Heavy Quarks: Summary Report
Interestingly, there exists a unique cross point at αcro ≈ −0.25.
Better synchronizability predicted by a new coupling method
When α < αcro , the stronger assortative of network predicts better synchronizability, while when α > αcro , contrary phenomenon appears.
Better synchronizability predicted by a new coupling method
Fig. 6 exhibits the cross point αcro as a function of the network size N : It increases when N is small, and will get steadily at about 0.25 for sufficiently large N .
Better synchronizability predicted by a new coupling method
We assume that parallel cro ss section is ∼30% smaller than the perpendicular one.
Statistics of Galactic Synchrotron and Dust Foregrounds: Spectra, PDFs and Higher-Order Moments
The LHC is presenting its first results for standard model cro ss sections.
Parton densities from DIS and hadron colliders to LHC: WG summary
This is due to the strong modulation of the CrO bonds which we suspect modifies FM superexchange and may also explain the sign.
Magnetic-induced phonon anisotropy in ZnCr$_2$O$_4$ from first principles
P ION PRODUCT ION CRO S S - SECT ION S Figure 1 shows the comparison of our cross-sections of π± production by +8.9 GeV/c protons, +8.9 GeV/c π+ , and −8.0 GeV/c π− , off beryllium nuclei, with the ones published by OH [11, 12], in the polar-angle range 20◦ < θ < 30◦ .
Partial financial support for CRO’s work on this pro ject was provided by STScI grant GO 10967 (CRO, Principal Investigator).
Spectrophotometry of the Huygens Region of the Orion Nebula, the Extended Orion Nebula, and M~43; Scattered Light Systematically Distorts Conditions Derived from Emission-Lines