• WordNet 3.6
    • n Devi Hindu mother goddess; supreme power in the universe; wife or embodiment of the female energy of Siva having both beneficent and malevolent forms or aspects
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Devi ; fem. of Deva. A goddess.
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In literature:

Padma Devi means the lotus, or the Deity of generation.
"The God-Idea of the Ancients" by Eliza Burt Gamble
About eight miles to the east thou wilt find a temple dedicated to my terrible sister Devi.
"Vikram and the Vampire" by Richard F. Burton
Sxi ne volas devi fari tion, she does not wish to have to do that.
"A Complete Grammar of Esperanto" by Ivy Kellerman Reed
Last, the Tara Devi turning showed the lights of Simla burning, Lit my little lazy yearning to a fiercer flame by far.
"Departmental Ditties and Barrack Room Ballads" by Rudyard Kipling
By far the most numerous sect is that of the followers of Devi the spouse of Siva.
"The World's Greatest Books, Vol XII." by Arthur Mee
One of Lakshana Devi has an inscription of Meru Varma, who ruled Chamba in the seventh century.
"The Panjab, North-West Frontier Province, and Kashmir" by Sir James McCrone Douie
Before dawn great preparations were being made for a grand festival in honour of the great idol Devi.
"The Olive Fairy Book" by Various
I tell you it is the most infernal scheme that ever was devis'd.
"The Politician Out-Witted" by Samuel Low
He and Devi Pershad, with the Rajputs of the first guard, hastened into the dark interior of the lodge while the man unbound the gate.
"The Great Mogul" by Louis Tracy
The curse of Devi (another name for Kalee) be upon you, but not until five-and-twenty years have passed.
"The House of Strange Secrets" by A. Eric Bayly

In poetry:

"E che dira` la terra, a cui tu devi
"Porger te stessa in provvido alimento?
"Tu dalla morte altrui vita ricevi;
"A te l'altrui tormento
"Circolo" by Ferdinando Fontana
Still lay the God: The Nymph surpriz'd,
Yet Mistress of her self, devis'd,
How She the Vagrant might inthral,
And Captive Him, who Captives All.
"Love Disarmed" by Matthew Prior

In news:

Devi, EN Japanese Brasserie, Bar Tonno, Citron , Serafina Broadway, and The View.
Incline girls golf Devi Meyers opens season with back-to-back wins.
Devi has paw on the pulse of party scene.
View full size The Oregonian Devi .
Devi from Tootsie's Cabaret.
Devi , EN Japanese Brasserie, Bar Tonno, Citron, Serafina Broadway, and The View.
Geeta Devi Katoch, a farmer who lives seasonally on the proposed site of the 115-acre resort in Manali, India.
A grant for the poor was elusive to Chanchala Devi until she used India's right-to-know law.
Sodexho has announced an exclusive partnership with renowned chef Suvir Saran of New York Citys Devi Restaurant.
Researcher Rene Devis, on working with the live A(H1N1) influenza virus.
WHAT SHE WORE Larter hosted a Devi Kroell bash in an all black ensemble that included a strong-shouldered LBD and the label's embellished clutch.
Ali Larter looked chic at a Devi Kroell dinner.
Devi performing in the WDHA Homegrown Spotlight.
It was a pleasure to have the beauitful Debra from the band "Devi" back in the WDHA studios do her thing recently.
Jayaraman & Dr V Devi Jayaraman.

In science:

A Sensor with Analog and Digital Pixels in 0.15 µm SOI Technology Marco Battaglia, Dario Bisello, Devis Contarato, Peter Denes, Piero Giubilato, Lindsay E.
A Sensor with Analog and Digital Pixels in 0.15 micron SOI Technology
Indeed, the event “the number of tails in a 1 000 000 coin tossings devi ates from 500 000 more than by 100 000 ” has a simple description and very small probability , so we reject the fair coin assumption if such an event happens (and ignore the dangers related to this event if we accept the fair coin assumption).
Algorithmic Information Theory and Foundations of Probability
Figure 2: Approximation by Devi for two tasks sufficient tests, which gets better with declining error. 3.5.
Efficient Feasibility Analysis for Real-Time Systems with EDF Scheduling
In other words, the test by Devi is only a special case of the superposition approach. test SuperPos(1) (Lemma 1).
Efficient Feasibility Analysis for Real-Time Systems with EDF Scheduling
Figure 3: Approximation by Devi for a single task described in into the super position approach. The extensions concern practical relevant issues like switching time, priority ceiling protocol, self-suspension and limits for the number of priorities. 3.6.
Efficient Feasibility Analysis for Real-Time Systems with EDF Scheduling