Deme

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • Deme (Gr. Antiq) A territorial subdivision of Attica (also of modern Greece), corresponding to a township.
    • Deme (Biol) An undifferentiated aggregate of cells or plastids.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • deme An obsolete (Middle English) form of deem.
    • n deme A subdivision of ancient Attica and of modern Greece; a township.
    • n deme In zoology:
    • n deme The tertiary or higher individual resulting from the aggregate integration of merides (see meris); a zoöid.
    • n deme Any undifferentiated aggregate of plastids or monads. See extract.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • n Deme dēm a subdivision of ancient Attica and of modern Greece, a township:
    • n Deme dēm (biol.) any differentiated aggregate of cells.
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
Gr. dh^mos
Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
Gr. dēmos.

Usage

In literature:

We have no reports on Aiken, Deming or Devon.
"Northern Nut Growers Association Thirty-Fourth Annual Report 1943" by Various
One of the cut-paper landscapes of Madam Deming, a Boston lady who was a famous "papyrotamist," is here shown.
"Home Life in Colonial Days" by Alice Morse Earle
The next paper on the program will be that of Dr. Deming.
"Northern Nut Growers Association, Report of the Proceedings at the Third Annual Meeting" by Northern Nut Growers Association
Perhaps Dr. Deming can answer.
"Northern Nut Growers Association, Report of the Proceedings at the Fourth Annual Meeting" by Various
There are some other things that I think we ought to give consideration to and that is the work that is being done by Dr. Deming and Mr. Bixby.
"Northern Nut Growers Association Report of the Proceedings at the Eleventh Annual Meeting" by Various
Federalsburg, L. J. Deming, 30, to const.
"The American Missionary - Volume 52, No. 2, June, 1898" by Various
When they are examined, they are asked, first, 'Who is your father, and of what deme?
"The Athenian Constitution" by Aristotle
Henry C. Deming, Ct. Hon.
"Memorial Address on the Life and Character of Abraham Lincoln" by George Bancroft
Mrs. H. Deming .50 Lombard.
"The American Missionary -- Volume 39, No. 03, March, 1885" by Various
Sir: "Yee Laundry" reads the sign over Yee Hing's washee at Deming, N. M. Wherein ye olde world is joined with ye olde English.
"The So-called Human Race" by Bert Leston Taylor
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In news:

Students of Justin Crews Guitar Studies Class at Deming High School performed in concert last Friday at the Deming Public Schools Auditorium.
Deming ( October 11, 2012 ).
Polkatones bring years of experience to Oktoberfest at Deming Logging Show grounds.
The 50-acre, 5-megawatt facility owned by Public Service Company of New Mexico is located south of Deming.
Deming Mariachi groups have a long-standing relationship with the International Mariachi Conference held annually in Las Cruces.
Tradition and culture are intertwined by the local groups that were born from music director Albert Valverde's Deming High School Mariachi program.
The staff at Western New Mexico University-Deming won the award for Friday s Mustang Spirit Day in November for WNMU.
NRA endorses Webster, gives F to gun-owner Demings.
Thank you for visiting Deming Headlight.
Val Demings, Barbara Jones, Natasha Williams, Sonja White.
Florida Congressional Hopeful Val Demings Keeps 9mm Handgun in Purse .
JoAnne Barrett is shown presenting Larry Carreon with a plaque for Realtor of the Year 2012 during a ceremony held by the Deming-Luna County Board of Realtors .
It's been a year since Fort Sill Apache land near Deming, N.M. Was designated as a reservation .
DEMING, N.M.—A member of the Luna County sheriff's reserve unit has been arrested after allegedly taking two bottles of prescription narcotics during a weekend drug turn-in event to sell on the street.
Chief Arturo Baeza tells the Deming Headlight that 20-year-old James Goldman was arrested Tuesday morning.
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In science:

This assumption agrees fairly well with the observed radius for GJ 436 b (Gillon et al. (2007); Deming et al. (2007)).
Tidal Evolution of Close-in Extra-Solar Planets
We view each site as a colony or deme , and N is the total number of individuals of a given population at each colony.
Recent progress in coalescent theory
Approach to Model Fitting The MIPS dither pattern introduces systematic offsets of (cid:46) 1% (Deming et al. 2005) in the photometry at each dither position.
Spitzer/MIPS 24 micron Observations of HD 209458b: 3 eclipses, 2.5 transits, and a Phase Curve Corrupted by Instrumental Sensitivity Variations
This ramp appears similar to that seen in photometric observations taken with Spitzer/IRAC and Spitzer/IRS (Charbonneau et al. 2005; Deming et al. 2006; Knutson et al. 2007).
Spitzer/MIPS 24 micron Observations of HD 209458b: 3 eclipses, 2.5 transits, and a Phase Curve Corrupted by Instrumental Sensitivity Variations
To preflash is to conduct a set of brief (< 1 hr) observations of a bright target before observing a fainter exoplanet system (Seager & Deming 2009; Knutson et al. 2011); experience shows that this tends to reduce the amplitude of the ramp, presumably by partially saturating the detector’s charge traps.
Spitzer/MIPS 24 micron Observations of HD 209458b: 3 eclipses, 2.5 transits, and a Phase Curve Corrupted by Instrumental Sensitivity Variations
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