• WordNet 3.6
    • n Dayan Israeli general and statesman (1915-1981)
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n Dayan A judge. See beth-din.
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In literature:

Asshur-dayan, the third king of the series, had a long and prosperous reign.
"The Seven Great Monarchies Of The Ancient Eastern World, Vol 2. (of 7): Assyria" by George Rawlinson
Dayan-assur quelled it offhand; then, quitting the basin of the Tigris by the defiles of Armash, he crossed the Arzania, and entered Urartu.
"History Of Egypt, Chaldæa, Syria, Babylonia, and Assyria, Volume 7 (of 12)" by G. Maspero
The Dayan took the letter and read it.
"Yiddish Tales" by Various
He used to be Dayan in a larger town.
"Stories and Pictures" by Isaac Loeb Peretz
Dayan-Assur crossed the river Arzania (p. 314) and defeated Siduri (833 B.C.).
"The History of Antiquity, Vol. II (of VI)" by Max Duncker

In news:

Moshe Dayan 's Son Dismisses Father's Talents.
Dayan Viciedo is introduced at SoxFest.
Dayan claims removing the settlers would be impossible.
Dayan Viciedo had plenty of ups and downs during the 2012 season.
Yesha Chairman Dani Dayan's New York Times op-ed is sure to rankle Mideast watchers on both sides of the issue.
Dayan writes that not only is the two-state solution dead, but it should be declared so and the settlement movement should be free to expand throughout the West Bank.
Israeli army Southern Command General Ariel Sharon with Defense Minister Moshe Dayan during the Yom Kippur War in October 1973 on the western bank of the Suez Canal in Egypt.
Sox slugger Dayan Viciedo's name has come up in trade rumors.
The event was organized by IntertechPira and chaired by Nava Dayan, PhD, head of R&D for Lipo Chemicals.
In his search for natural herbicides , USDA research scientist Dr Franck Dayan has found interesting results from manuka oil, a distilled oil from the manuka tree, a shrub-like tree native to New Zealand and southeast Australia.
Nava Dayan, PhD, Lipo Chemicals.
There was the morning he underwent minor knee surgery and had to "hobble" around the next day—an experience he describes as "not too horrible".
Dayan Viciedo drives in four to help White Sox rally past Brewers.
Mark Flood at Luxembourg & Dayan.
Left fielder Dayan Viciedo returns to the Chicago White Sox lineup on Sunday after sitting out Saturday as a precautionary measure after experiencing tightness in both hamstrings on Friday night.

In science:

As indicated by Fig. 3, the range of acceptable Tc ’s corresponds to a range of possible values for γ : 1.9 ≤ γ ≤ 2.4, which is quite similar to that obtained by Dayan at al .
Full reduction of large finite random Ising systems by RSRG
We are very grateful to Peter Dayan, Paul Werbos, Csaba Szepesvari, R´emi Coulom, Lucian Busoniu and the reviewers for their discussions, suggestions and pointers for research on this topic.
The Local Optimality of Reinforcement Learning by Value Gradients, and its Relationship to Policy Gradient Learning
Dayan, Reinforcement learning, in Encyclopedia of Cognitive Science, edited by R.
"Memory foam" approach to unsupervised learning
Dayan, Unsupervised learning, in Encyclopedia of Cognitive Science, edited by R.
"Memory foam" approach to unsupervised learning
Among different reinforcement schemes, here we focus on (stateless) Q-learning (Watkins and Dayan 1992).
Replicator Dynamics of Co-Evolving Networks