Dom

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • Dom A title anciently given to the pope, and later to other church dignitaries and to some monastic orders. See Don, and Dan.
    • Dom In Portugal and Brazil, the title given to a member of the higher classes.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n dom A Middle English form of doom.
    • n dom The Portuguese form of don, used in Portugal and Brazil. In Portugal this title is confined to the king and the members of the royal family.
    • n dom The joker or blank card used in playing dom pedro.
    • n dom A title formerly given to the pope, and afterward to Roman Catholic dignitaries and members of some monastic orders.
    • n dom A suffix, originally an independent word, meaning ‘jurisdiction,’ hence province, state, condition, quality, as in kingdom, earldom, popedom, etc., Christendom, freedom, halidom, wisdom, etc.: much used also in colloquial or humorous formations, as in uppertendom.
    • n dom An abbreviation of Dominion.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • n Dom dom the Portuguese form of Don: also a title given to certain Catholic dignitaries and members of some monastic orders, esp. the Benedictine.
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
Pg. See Don
Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
L. dominus, lord.

Usage

In literature:

Ex dono Dni Edmundi Andros, Equitis, Virginiae Gubernatoris, Anno Dom.
"Religious Life of Virginia in the Seventeenth Century" by George MacLaren Brydon
The instruction is varied, and is carried on chiefly in the aisle of the Koelner Dom, to the sound of music.
"The First Violin" by Jessie Fothergill
In a letter from the Benedictine Claude Estiennot to Dom.
"Notes and Queries, Number 81, May 17, 1851" by Various
The only important addition made during the reigns of Dom Affonso V. and of Dom Joao II.
"Portuguese Architecture" by Walter Crum Watson
Despite its oblique opening and occasionally awkward style, Barksted's =Mirrha= is a poem of more power than =Dom Diego=.
"Seven Minor Epics of the English Renaissance (1596-1624)" by Dunstan Gale
I don't know that it will do you anny harm, but I'm dom sure it will do you no good to be associated with me.
"Money Magic" by Hamlin Garland
His mother the 28th of May, Anno Dom.
"A History of Horncastle from the earliest period to the present time" by James Conway Walter
As to people who disturb your meeting, if you are speaking in hobo-dom you may well despair.
"The Art of Lecturing" by Arthur M. (Arthur Morrow) Lewis
The king, Dom Sebastian, and the flower of the Portuguese nobility died on the field.
"The Origins and Destiny of Imperial Britain" by J. A. Cramb
Dom Nicolas, a Picardy monk, was the fifth and last at table.
"The Works of Robert Louis Stevenson - Swanston Edition Vol. 3 (of 25)" by Robert Louis Stevenson
If it was a dead man or woman, the dom took one rupee, if it was a dead child he was only paid eight annas.
"Indian Fairy Tales" by Anonymous
The dom-palm is first seen a little north of 26 deg.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 9, Slice 1" by Various
A stately wave of the hand from Dom Francisco followed this matter-of-fact declaration, which wounded the soldier to the quick.
"The Ruined Cities of Zululand" by Hugh Mulleneux Walmsley
Doms and Bauris, Kols and Beldars, don't understand refinements in mining.
"From Sea to Sea" by Rudyard Kipling
Dom Cuthbert led them to the guest-chamber, from which opened three diminutive bedrooms.
"Sinister Street, vol. 1" by Compton Mackenzie
Dom Cuthbert knew him at once, and seemed very glad that he had come to the Abbey.
"Sinister Street, vol. 2" by Compton Mackenzie
Dom JOHN CHAPMAN, O.S.B.
"The Old Riddle and the Newest Answer" by John Gerard
Swift and sure was Dom Geronimo's vengeance.
"The Great Mogul" by Louis Tracy
The Dom is the highest of the Mischabel peaks, and is one of the grandest of the Alps.
"The Glaciers of the Alps" by John Tyndall
At that time I was far from suspecting that it was Dom Diego who was the subject of their correspondence.
"Luxury-Gluttony:" by Eugène Sue
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In poetry:

Wees in 't bont bivak der waereld,
Wees in 's levens worstelperk,
Niet als slachtvee, dom en weêrloos,
Maar als helden, fier en sterk!
"Een Psalm Des Levens" by Jan Jakob Lodewijk ten Kate
Oh, the dom and the mag and the thakur and the thag,
And the nat and the brinjaree,
And the bunnia and the ryot are as happy and as quiet
And as plump as they can be!
"The Masque of Plenty" by Rudyard Kipling

In news:

Worcester, MA band Dom brings their infectious blend of synth-pop fuzz and garage rock to KEXP for a fun live set.
Dom Starsia has been a Division I men's lacrosse head coach for 29 years now.
Little Dom 's fruit focaccia.
Little Dom 's in Los Feliz makes an amazing fruit focaccia.
Adapted from Little Dom 's.
Charles ' Dom ' D'Ascoli installed as ESA president.
Supports Multi-Channel operations with Vision E- DOM .
Stay at Home Dad- dom by smiller.
Dom mourns Farrah, Jacko.
Sel; dom Heard Music for June 13, 2009.
Dom Armentano, guest columnist.
Mr MFN eXquire Song: "Dom Perignon at the Days Inn " Album: The Passion Tape Vol 1.
Dom Melvin of The Associated Press.
Like everyone else, Dom Starsia, head coach of No.
Twangbusters, Dom, In Tangiers, Do Not Forsake Me, and the Sneaky Mister .
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In science:

Namely let dom(s) = φ(T ), and for u ∈ dom(s) set s(u) = h′−1 (t) if t ∈ T and φ(t) = u.
Integration in valued fields
Write dom(g ) for the maximal subset of A1 where g is regular; so dom(g ) is cofinite in A1 .
Integration in valued fields
From this formula it is obvious that (a, b) 7→ κ0 (a, b) is continuous on DOM and analytic on the interior of DOM.
Localization transition for a copolymer in an emulsion
The measured integrated charge distribution of the deepest DOM (DOM #1) is shown in Fig. 2.
The ICECUBE prototype string in AMANDA
The fourth ATWD channel in STR ING -18 DOMs is permanently connected to the DOM internal clock, for calibration and monitoring ofthe ATWD sampling speed.
The ICECUBE prototype string in AMANDA
For this purpose, the DOM is equipped with a 10-bit low-power fADC 5 , operating at the DOM local clock frequency of 33.6 MHz.
The ICECUBE prototype string in AMANDA
The DOMCOM cards can be thought of as specialized serial ports for communicating with the DOMs with additional functions for powering on and off each DOM, and sending and receiving time calibration pulses.
The ICECUBE prototype string in AMANDA
The (local) time stamp for a photon in a DOM must be converted to a global, i.e., array-wide time base, in order to be compared with hits in other DOMs.
The ICECUBE prototype string in AMANDA
DOMs corrected for the propagation time of the light from one DOM to the other.
The ICECUBE prototype string in AMANDA
Since both DOMs contribute to the variance of the observed time difference, the accuracy for an individual DOM with respect to the global surface time is about 5 ns.
The ICECUBE prototype string in AMANDA
Fig. 9 shows the coincidence counts of the two observing DOMs as a function of the distance d of the second observer DOM from a flasher at a depth of 1993 m below the ice surface.
The ICECUBE prototype string in AMANDA
For DOMs further away photon counting in coincidence with the neighbor DOM is possible.
The ICECUBE prototype string in AMANDA
We have compared the coincidence hit times of the DOMs with the hypothesis of a straight down going muon, i.e. we have subtracted the time it takes the muon from the upper DOM to the lower one from the hit time differences.
The ICECUBE prototype string in AMANDA
Fig. 12 shows the mean time differences of all available pairs of DOMs as a function of the separation of the DOMs.
The ICECUBE prototype string in AMANDA
This establishes that dom(tξ ) ∪ dom(tη ) is disjoint from the set in (49), as required.
Random gaps
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