Eos

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n Eos (Greek mythology) the winged goddess of the dawn in ancient mythology; daughter of Hyperion; identified with Roman Aurora
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Eos (Gr. Myth) Aurora, the goddess of morn.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n Eos In Gr. mythology, the goddess of the dawn, who brings up the rosy light of day from the east: same as the Roman Aurora. She was represented in art and poetry as a young and beautiful winged maiden.
    • n Eos [NL.] A genus of lories, by some ranked only as a section of Domicella, containing several species, as E. histrio, E. rubra, E. cardinalis, etc.
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
L., fr. Gr. 'Hw`s

Usage

In literature:

Prodeat vero eo colore peregrino, quo facta omnibus conspectior fiat publica.
"Microcosmography" by John Earle
Itaque eo periculo defunctus Divo Columbae aedem vovit.
"Archaeological Essays, Vol. 1" by James Y. Simpson
But among the maidens of that land there was one who was named Eos.
"Museum of Antiquity" by L. W. Yaggy
Aurora, or Eos, was the Goddess of Dawn.
"Harper's Young People, August 10, 1880" by Various
Gubernia civilia eos tanquam subditos minus fidos, haud sine verisimilitudinis specie, habebunt.
"The History of Freedom" by John Emerich Edward Dalberg-Acton
To get rid of EE and EO, we must call in the general Canon IV.
"Logic, Inductive and Deductive" by William Minto
The morning cannot come until the Eos who closed the previous day has faded away and died in the black abyss of night.
"Bible Myths and their Parallels in other Religions" by T. W. Doane
Eos, Aurora: it is a fitting symbol for her.
"A Captive of the Roman Eagles" by Felix Dahn
For she thought that these were people who had angered Eos and that Eos had changed them into stone.
"Daughter of the Night" by Richard S. Shaver
Nec apud eos factiones sicut apud Italas urbes grassantur.
"View of the State of Europe during the Middle Ages, Vol. 3 (of 3)" by Henry Hallam
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In poetry:

And the hills cried, "It is Eos!"
And the skylark soared away;
And the little fire in the east enkindled,
Flamed into perfect day!
"Eos" by Maurice Thompson
"Eo--Mio--Plio--whatsoe'er the 'cene' was
That those vacant sockets filled with awe and wonder,--
Whether shores Devonian or Silurian beaches,--
Tell us thy strange story!
"To The Pliocene Skull" by Francis Bret Harte

In news:

Competent but anonymous little VW Eos roadster is pleasant, pricey.
Canon EOS 5D Mark III.
The 22.3-megapixel Canon EOS 5D Mark III captured some of the cleanest images I've seen from a DSLR when shooting in low light at high ISOs.
Michael Psilakis ( see-LAH-kees ), the self-trained, 39-year-old chef behind the new Eos at Viceroy Miami, grew up in a Greek Orthodox household in East Northpoint, Long Island.
The EOS SFA is a single-seater with retractable gear and a tractor-thrust configuration.
Palm said to be prepping Palm Eos .
2007 Volkswagen Eos Photo Gallery.
But can Cisco's social networking platform Eos , announced at CES and aimed at media and entertainment companies, hold opportunities for small business owners.
Cisco Debuts Social Networking Platform Eos at CES.
Canon has introduced its 21.1-mpxl EOS 5D Mark II DSLR, successor to the company's EOS 5D.
Bold flavors, lots of choices at Eos in San Francisco.
Learn more about the 2007 Volkswagen Eos with comprehensive car pricing info, current recall reports & safety data, MPG, car photos, specs & more.
Eos convertible has a style all its own.
The new Eos is the latest VW model to debut in the USA.
2007 Volkswagen Eos Buyer's Guide.
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In science:

Thus the current observations suggest that NS should have a very soft EOS with MOV ≃ 1.5–1.6M⊙ (such equation are possible, e.g.
Why NS and BH mass distribition is bimodal?
Kac [K2], Erd¨os and Offord [EO], Stevens [Ste], Ibragimov and Maslova [IM], Logan and Shepp [LS], Edelman and Kostlan [EK], and others extend this asymptotics to various classes of the random coefficients {cj }.
Correlations between zeros of a random polynomial
N can be simply obtained by replacing in the expansion (5) or its equivalent for a PRW the coefficients t and r by the 1,R (associated with Eo ) of the matrices cT1 and cR1 .
Modeling the propagation of a signal through a layered nanostructure: Connections between the statistical properties of waves and random walks
Other classical studies of random real polynomials are given in [EO, LO, ET, EK].
Equilibrium distribution of zeros of random polynomials
Available EOS tables give the various physical quantities for selected values of the plasma temperature (T) and pressure (P), with steps ∆logT=0.08, ∆logP=0.2.
Modern Stellar Evolution Models for Low Mass Stars
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