Durham

Definitions

  • The Earl of Durham
    The Earl of Durham
  • WordNet 3.6
    • n Durham English breed of short-horned cattle
    • n Durham a city of north central North Carolina; site of Duke University
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n Durham One of a breed of shorthorn cattle, so named from the county of Durham in England, where they are brought to great perfection: also used attributively: as, the Durham breed; Durham cattle.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • n Durham dur′am one of a particular breed of shorthorned cattle—from the English county.
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Usage

In literature:

Durham rose at the call of the chiefs of the house of Neville, Lords Westmoreland and Latimer.
"History of the English People, Volume III (of 8)" by John Richard Green
William de Luda, (or Louth), Archdeacon of Durham.
"Ely Cathedral" by Anonymous
It is the Album, or Book of Life, of the monastery of Durham.
"Notes and Queries, No. 179. Saturday, April 2, 1853." by Various
This would be nearly the same as the central tower at Durham.
"Bell's Cathedrals: The Cathedral Church of Ely" by W. D. Sweeting
You will note also that the Yorkshire and Durham mind is balanced between the two views of its being a crow or a magpie.
"Love's Meinie" by John Ruskin
Lord Sydenham and Lord Durham saw and knew a great deal of this vacillation among all parties in Canada.
"Canada and the Canadians, Vol. 2" by Richard Henry Bonnycastle
These were, Tonstal of Durham, Gardiner of Winchester, and Bonner of London.
"Memoirs of the Court of Queen Elizabeth" by Lucy Aikin
Bek, Anthony, Bishop of Durham, 104.
"Bibliomania in the Middle Ages" by Frederick Somner Merryweather
St. Margaret had a monk of Durham for her chaplain; Lanfranc, Archbishop of Canterbury, was her chosen counsellor.
"Scottish Cathedrals and Abbeys" by Dugald Butler and Herbert Story
He became in this year bishop of Durham, against the will of the chapter, who had elected Robert de Graystanes, the historian.
"A Literary History of the English People" by Jean Jules Jusserand
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In poetry:

"My child, in Durham do you dwell?"
She checked herself in her distress,
And said, "My name is Alice Fell;
I'm fatherless and motherless.
"Alice Fell, Or Poverty" by William Wordsworth
"And I to Durham, Sir, belong."
Again, as if the thought would choke
Her very heart, her grief grew strong;
And all was for her tattered cloak!
"Alice Fell, Or Poverty" by William Wordsworth
"And whither are you going, child,
To-night alone these lonesome ways?"
"To Durham," answered she, half wild—
"Then come with me into the chaise."
"Alice Fell, Or Poverty" by William Wordsworth
Hang your lantern by the ring,
On a nail, or on a string;
For the Durham calf 'll bunt it, if there's any such a thing:
He's a handsome one to see,
And a knowin' one is he:
I stooped over t'other morning, and he up and went for me!
"Johnny Rich" by William McKendree Carleton

In news:

101 City Hall Plaza Durham, NC Durham County 919-560-1200 www.durhamnc.gov.
Third and First Monday of every month, 7 p.m. See all past events at Durham City Hall.
904 W Chapel Hill St Durham, NC 27701 Durham County 919-680-0308 www.emilyk.org.
The Tampa Bay Rays have placed outfielder Desmond Jennings on the 15-day disabled list, retroactive to May 12, and recalled utilityman Stephen Vogt from Triple-A Durham.
Phoebe Lawless of Scratch at the Durham Farmers'.
Simmons Durham won best of show honors at the St Louis Addys for its work behind Jack Daniel's whiskey.
New Durham's Clock Winder .
New Durham, Clock winder .
UK lighting designer Durham Marenghi recently gave a presentation about his lighting design for the 2006 Winter Olympics at the 5th China International Entertainment Technology Forum in Beijing.
Mario Boggan, Oklahoma St, Sr. 6-7, 235, Durham, N C.
Reinsdorf recalls Durham's ability to paint picture.
Duke's Elizabeth Williams shoots over Georgia Tech's Danielle Hamilton-Carter (10) during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game in Durham Thursday.
Former Calhoun standout Kris Durham, seen here playing at UGA, was activated from the Detroit Lions practice squad on Tuesday and will play against he Green Bay Packers on Sunday.
Detroit Lions activate former Calhoun standout Durham from practice squad.
In addition to most of Tigard, the boil-water area includes Durham, King City and Bull Mountain (including unincorporated areas of Washington County).
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In science:

Fig. 11: Comparing the y dependence of the Saclay and Durham predictions for mH = 120 GeV.
Diffractive Higgs production: theory
This latter approach uses perturbative gluons throughout the calculation but Regge factors are included to determine the coupling of the gluons into the protons, i.e. rather than the unintegrated partons of the Durham model.
Diffractive Higgs production: theory
Concluding remarks We hope to have provided a detailed introduction to the Durham model for central exclusive Higgs production.
Diffractive Higgs production: theory
It is a pleasure to thank the IPPP Durham for its hospitality, especially Prof.
Consensus Report of a Workshop on "Matrix elements for Neutrinoless Double Beta Decay"
This work was also supported in part by an STFC rolling grant to the Institute for Computational Cosmology of Durham University and made use of the Cosmology Machine at Durham, part of the DiRAC facility.
Dark matter and cosmic structure
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