Calces

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n. pl Calces See Calx.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n calces Plural of calx.
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Usage

In literature:

I always calc'late to have some with me.
"Paul Prescott's Charge" by Horatio Alger
I calc'lated when I got through shootin' that I'd pick her up an' take her down to yer landin'.
"The Fifth String, The Conspirators" by John Philip Sousa
It's jest gettin' daylight, ah' I don't calc'late to slouch around hyar when the sun's shinin'.
"The Story of the Foss River Ranch" by Ridgwell Cullum
I declare, I'm more pleased than I calc'lated on.
"A Country Doctor and Selected Stories and Sketches" by Sarah Orne Jewett
What was you calc'lating askin' for showin' me where you found it?
"How To Write Special Feature Articles" by Willard Grosvenor Bleyer
John didn't calc'late to cut up till Monday.
"Deephaven and Selected Stories & Sketches" by Sarah Orne Jewett
Howsumever, we tightened her up a bit, an' calc'lated she'd hold through.
"Earth's Enigmas" by Charles G. D. Roberts
Dat's de proposition; an', Mose, yo' got to keep yo' wooly head mighty cool an' calc'lating.
"The Kentucky Ranger" by Edward T. Curnick
And I calc'late the gentlemen that's overtaken by liquor every night won't stand it much longer.
"The Golden Dream" by R.M. Ballantyne
I calc'late that, next to ol' Dock Smith, young Dock Brainerd was the smartest doctor that ever lived.
"Second Book of Tales" by Eugene Field
He thought it well, however, to add: 'But I'd advise you to be mighty careful if you're calc'lating to run a saw on old 'Bijh.
"The Continental Monthly, Vol. 4, No. 1, July, 1863" by Various
He ain't calc'lated to succeed in the city.
"Chester Rand" by Horatio Alger, Jr
Thar's plenty o' his tribe not twenty miles from hyar, I calc'late.
"The Scalp Hunters" by Mayne Reid
I calc'late it'll be some years afore I come to that pint.
"The Wild Man of the West" by R.M. Ballantyne
I calc'late to spend five dollars, and I've got it to spend.
"The Wooing of Calvin Parks" by Laura E. Richards
If you was calc'latin' to lay off anyhow, mebbe you wouldn't mind the ride.
"Stories of the Foot-hills" by Margaret Collier Graham
I declare, I'm more pleased than I calc'lated on.
"Strangers and Wayfarers" by Sarah Orne Jewett
The contingencies is to be calc'lated, as they say on the railroads.
"One Of Them" by Charles James Lever
Calc'late to fetch up there myself one of these days.
"Harper's Round Table, September 10, 1895" by Various
It is not, {573} however, so marked as in Man, and the phrase "Ex pede Herculem" has been aptly supplemented by "Ex calce hominem.
"The Cambridge Natural History, Vol X., Mammalia" by Frank Evers Beddard
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In news:

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Thermo-Calc is a software package for performing thermodynamic calculations for multicomponent systems and is used in conjunction with thermodynamic databases produced using the CALPHAD method.
Available from Calculated Industries, the Machinist Calc Pro is a handheld math and reference tool that offers a variety of functions designed specifically for machinists.
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In science:

We calc ulated the fractal dimensions of these unstable volumes and compared them to the fractal dimensions of the boundary vector magnetograms.
The correlation of fractal structures in the photospheric and the coronal magnetic field
The data ( filled symbols) are compared with a few calc ulations, as discussed in the text.
Heavy Flavours in DIS and Hadron Colliders: Working Group Summary
However their calc ulations, made only for a one dimensional model, are unsuitable for predicting to what extent there should be differences between the wind in the plane of the orbit and perpendicularly to that plane.
Do novae have optically thick winds during outburst with large deviations from spherical symmetry?
Apparently the problem was that fixed-order perturbative calc ulations were unable to account for large logarithms that involved the heavy quark mass and the center of mass energy or transverse momentum.
QCD: Challenges for the Future
We call this the calculated continuum flux, f(calc).
Light Element Abundance Patterns in the Orion Association: I) HST Observations of Boron in G-dwarfs
The comparison of f(calc)/f(obs) for the field F and G dwarfs from Cunha et al. (2000) was quite good (their Figure 3): with an average f(calc)/f(obs) being 0.91±0.19 and having no trend in this ratio with Tef f over the range 5600-6700 K.
Light Element Abundance Patterns in the Orion Association: I) HST Observations of Boron in G-dwarfs
The mean value of f(calc)/f(obs) for the Orion members is 0.89±0.18, very similar to the field stars.
Light Element Abundance Patterns in the Orion Association: I) HST Observations of Boron in G-dwarfs
Jost, J. and Xin, Y.L., Bernstein type theorems for higher codimension, Calc.
A Bernstein theorem for special Lagrangian graphs
Schmitt, Moutain pass type solutions for quasilinear elliptic equations, Calc.
Orlicz-Sobolev versus Holder local minimizer and multiplicity results for quasilinear elliptic equations
Sciunzi, Harnack inequalities, maximum and comparison principles, and regularity of positive solutions of m-Laplace equations, Calc.
Orlicz-Sobolev versus Holder local minimizer and multiplicity results for quasilinear elliptic equations
Sinestrari, Convexity properties of the minimum time function, Calc.
On the Minimum Time Function Around the Origin
Marigonda, Differentiability properties for a class of non-convex functions, Calc.
On the Minimum Time Function Around the Origin
Yang, A structure theorem of Dirac-harmonic maps between spheres, Calc.
Dirac-harmonic maps from index theory
Zhao, Energy identities for Dirac-harmonic maps, Calc.
Dirac-harmonic maps from index theory
Wang, An analysis of the two-vortex case in the ChernSimons-Higgs model, Calc.
The Existence of Multi-vortices for a Generalized Self-dual Chern-Simons Model
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