GAO

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n GAO an independent nonpartisan federal agency that acts as the investigative arm of Congress making the executive branch accountable to Congress and the government accountable to citizens of the United States
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Usage

In literature:

The Songhay empire was based on the strength of the important trading city of Gao.
"The Black Experience in America" by Norman Coombs
A strange man was young Gaos!
"An Iceland Fisherman" by Pierre Loti
The most famous is, probably, the General Accounting Office, known by its acronym: the GAO.
"After the Rain" by Sam Vaknin
I want to see Gao once again, Gao with its blue gum-trees and its green water.
"Atlantida" by Pierre Benoit
It passes south of the Gao Khanah (Salt Lake) to the south-east of Isfahan.
"Across Coveted Lands" by Arnold Henry Savage Landor
GAO report to Congress.
"Homeland Security Act of 2002" by Committee on Homeland Security, U.S. House of Representatives
It was also on the Niger, and the assignment had been almost identical to the Gao one.
"Black Man's Burden" by Dallas McCord Reynolds
On heating to redness in a stream of hydrogen it forms a bluish mass which is probably a lower oxide of composition GaO.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 11, Slice 4" by Various
A whole moon passed, and still we pressed forward towards Gao, ever in the crimson track of the setting sun.
"The Veiled Man" by William Le Queux
The name Gosain signifies either gao-swami, master of cows, or go-swami, master of the senses.
"The Tribes and Castes of the Central Provinces of India" by R. V. Russell
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In poetry:

I am the Gao flower high in a tree,
You are the grass Long Mai on the path-side.
When heat comes down after the dews of morning
The flower grows pale and tumbles on the grass,
The grass Long Mai that keeps the fallen Gao.
"The Gao Flower" by Edward Powys Mathers

In news:

In 22 years, the GAO has recommended switching from paper to coins eight times.
GAO wants to charge companies disputing federal contract awards Money would fund a docket to organize claims, create transparency in process.
Two Al Qaeda-linked fighters patrol the streets of Gao, northern Mali, on July 16, 2012.
More efforts to coordinate and consolidate government geospatial data are needed, a GAO report found.
The Government Accountability Office ( GAO ) on May 4 released a preliminary report on the Use of Funds for Clean and Drinking Water Projects under Recovery Act.
GAO calls for GA to report flight hours, as well as data on recurrent training.
GAO report gives mixed message on drilling.
GAO report delivers mixed message on gas drilling.
EAA Safety Efforts Noted in GAO 's GA Report.
The General Accounting Office ( GAO ) has recognized EAA's safety programs as key contributors in improving GA safety, particularly for experimental amateur-built aircraft.
Ex- GAO head Walker wants straight talk from Romney, Obama.
JPMorgan Loss Proves System Too Complex, China's Gao Says.
GAO denies SAIC protest of Defense IT contract.
Fighters of the Islamist group Movement for Unity and Jihad in West Africa in the courtyard of the Islamist police station in Gao , in July 2012.
New FERC Cyber Security Office, GAO Report on Mobile Security, and Gun Discharged at Airport Security.
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In science:

In 1997 Allison, Azam, Berman, Gao and Pianzola had a different approach, they classified these root systems using semilattices.
Twisted Toroidal Lie Algebras
Gao, Vertex operators arising from the homogeneous realization for bg lN , Comm.
$U_q(\hat{\frak{gl}}_{{}_N})$ action on $\hat{\frak{gl}}_{{}_N}$ -modules and quantum toroidal algebras
Gao, Lie algebras graded by the root systems BCr , r ≥ 2 , to appear, 3. B. N.
A Peirce decomposition for generalized Jordan triple systems of second order
Gao, Lie tori and extended affine Lie algebras of type BCr , (r ≥ 3), (under preparation). [ABP] B.
Generalized reductive Lie algberas
Berman, Y, Gao, Y, Krylyuk, Quantum tori and the structure of el liptic quasisimple Lie algebras, J.
Generalized reductive Lie algberas
Gao would like to thank the Institute for Mathematics and Its Applications, Minneapolis, for their hospitality.
Stochastic Dynamics of a Coupled Atmosphere--Ocean Model
A simple and natural Gao algorithm for decoding algebraic codes is described.
A simple algorithm for decoding Reed-Solomon codes and its relation to the Welch-Berlekamp algorithm
We describe here the Gao algorithm for the case of the classical RS codes only (n = q − 1).
A simple algorithm for decoding Reed-Solomon codes and its relation to the Welch-Berlekamp algorithm
This corresponds to the first step of the Gao algorithm.
A simple algorithm for decoding Reed-Solomon codes and its relation to the Welch-Berlekamp algorithm
Solving this congruence corresponds to the second step of the Gao algorithm.
A simple algorithm for decoding Reed-Solomon codes and its relation to the Welch-Berlekamp algorithm
It is clear that by combining methods from Sections 5 and 6, we get the Gao algorithm.
A simple algorithm for decoding Reed-Solomon codes and its relation to the Welch-Berlekamp algorithm
LSS may represent intrinsically different populations, and galaxies may not trace the DM distributions (see Gao et al. 2004a,b; Nagai & Kravtsov 2005).
Morphology and Evolution of Simulated and Optical Clusters: A Comparative Analysis
We would like to thank Hong jun Gao and Bjorn Schmalfuss for helpful discussions.
Dynamics of the Thermohaline Circulation Under Uncertainty
Gao, W. ”Study on statistical properties of chaotic laser light”, Phys.
Generation of strongly chaotic beats
We need an analogue of (298) with Ga replaced by Gao for o ∈ Oa .
Kuranishi homology and Kuranishi cohomology
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