Delph

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Delph Delftware. "Five nothings in five plates of delph ."
    • n Delph (Hydraul. Engin) The drain on the land side of a sea embankment.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n delph An improper spelling of delf, delf.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • Delph an erroneous spelling of Delf.
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Usage

In literature:

Irene Delph was talking with a young married lady named Mrs. Travis; they both regarded Mr. Bickerdike with close scrutiny.
"The Emancipated" by George Gissing
Upon which the commentator in the Delph.
"Notes and Queries 1850.02.23" by Various
I asked a gentleman of knowledge, if there was a probability of the delphs failing?
"An History of Birmingham (1783)" by William Hutton
No more about New York and Phil'delph.
"The Best Short Stories of 1917" by Various
A dresser filled with shining delph, Speckled and white and blue and brown!
"Modern British Poetry" by Various
MILES MASON of Lane Delph early in the last century produced some fine ware.
"The Collector's Handbook to Keramics of the Renaissance and Modern Periods" by William Chaffers
DELPH, an erroneous spelling of DELF.
"Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary (part 1 of 4: A-D)" by Various
The stone delph referred to is situated in the present bed of the Ribble, at the foot of the steep brow in Avenham Park.
"Traditions, Superstitions and Folk-lore" by Charles Hardwick
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In news:

Joanna Lynn Delph , 47 of Harlan, passed away Thursday, September 6, 2012 at Rockcastle Regional Healthcare after a long battle with cancer.
Conservative legislator Delph won't challenge Lugar.
State Sen Mike Delph said Wednesday he would stay in the Indiana Legislature and focus on raising his family.
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In science:

We use the default parameter settings in the Delphes package that correspond to the ATLAS detector.
Phenomenological aspects of new physics at high energy hadron colliders
Delphes is a framework for fast simulation of a general-purpose collider experiment.
Phenomenological aspects of new physics at high energy hadron colliders
The b-tagging present in the Delphes framework assumes an efficiency of 40% if the jet has a parent b-quark, 10% if the jet has a parent c-quark and 1% if the jet is light (i.e. originating from u, d, s or g ).
Phenomenological aspects of new physics at high energy hadron colliders
We use the default jet algorithm provided by the Delphes package for the ATLAS configuration, the anti-kt with the parameter set to R = 0.7.
Phenomenological aspects of new physics at high energy hadron colliders
As before, we use the Delphes framework to simulate the detector effects, with the settings stated in section 5.3.3.
Phenomenological aspects of new physics at high energy hadron colliders
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