Carene

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Carene (Ecol) A fast of forty days on bread and water.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n carene A forty days' fast formerly imposed by a bishop upon clergy or laity, or by an abbot upon monks.
    • n carene A sweet wine boiled down.
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
LL. carena, corrupted fr. quarentena,. See Quarantine

Usage

In literature:

Asperitate carens, mores ut ubique tueris!
"A New System; or, an Analysis of Antient Mythology. Volume I." by Jacob Bryant
Caren is old, so old he is somewhat decrepit ... hard, shrill and tottering.
"Fifty Contemporary One-Act Plays" by Various
Nunc, estne mulier ovariis carens impotens?
"Essays In Pastoral Medicine" by Austin ÓMalley
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In poetry:

Oh gallant was our galley from her caren steering-wheel
To her figurehead of silver and her beak of hammered steel;
The leg-bar chafed the ankle and we gasped for cooler air,
But no galley on the waters with our galley could compare!
"The Galley-Slave" by Rudyard Kipling

In news:

Ascend CEO Caren Gabriel Knows When to Lead and When to Follow.
Flanking the birthday girl are Caren Whitehouse (left) and Cathy Zimmerman.
Caren Dewar recalls when she realized that neighborhood development was her calling.
Caren Shanfeld and Francis Joseph Medvedik.
After she had opened, revamped and overhauled a home computer about a dozen times, Lisa Caren Ehrlich decided to name the thing.
(Photo courtesy: Neal Caren, assistant prof.
The goal is to help companies get started and then as they grow, give them a reason to stay in New Jersey, EDA chief executive officer Caren Franzini said.
Iran's President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad speaks during a ceremony at the Natanz nuclear enrichment facility, 350 km (217 miles) south of Tehran, April 9, 2007 REUTERS/Caren Firouz.
"Every time someone asked if I should get this alarm system, I would say, 'Get a dog,'" asserts Carene John, who once worked for a popular home security company in customer sales.
More from Caren Cowan .
7&4's Melissa Smith spoke with couples to get their opinions and also relationship therapist, Caren Field.
Many are speculating "why" it happened …bad economy…off-year election dynamics…anger at Obama…Obama Care…Nancy Pelosi…Tea Party anger…etc.
Lit agent Caren Bohrman dies at 56.
Caren Kurlander brings more than ten years of experience in consumer shelter publications to the editorial team of FORM.
In this photo provided by Caren della Cioppa, a moose is seen on della Cioppa's property in Palmer, Alaska.
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