Game-preserver

Definitions

  • Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • Game-preserver one who preserves game on his property for his own sport or profit
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Etymology

Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
A.S. gamen, play; Ice. gaman, Dan. gammen.

Usage

In literature:

You know, the State is glad to help game preserving, free.
"The Thing from the Lake" by Eleanor M. Ingram
Roasts and broils, game and fish, and many of the early fruits in preserve and just ripened.
"A Little Girl in Old Quebec" by Amanda Millie Douglas
Still I should not like to see all wild animals destroyed that occasionally harm game preserves.
"Country Walks of a Naturalist with His Children" by W. Houghton
Even now a dozen inspectors were taking over the Game Preserve station and manning its controls.
"The Green Beret" by Thomas Edward Purdom
Now, of course, they have no objection to setting it aside as a sort of game preserve.
"The Stars, My Brothers" by Edmond Hamilton
So of his Fisheries and even Game-Preserves.
"Glances at Europe" by Horace Greeley
O sumptuous Merchant-Prince, illustrious game-preserving Duke, is there no way of 'killing' thy brother but Cain's rude way!
"Past and Present" by Thomas Carlyle
Rangers should set good examples in way of game preservation.
"The Forester's Daughter" by Hamlin Garland
In the past as in the present the strict preservation of game seems to have been attended with dangers and difficulties.
"Chronicles of Strathearn" by Various
She took a last look at Rock Creek Park, henceforth her private game-preserve.
"The Cup of Fury" by Rupert Hughes
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In news:

Dan Arnold caught two touchdown passes and recovered a fumble in the closing seconds to preserve Fargo Shanley's 14-8 win over Grafton Friday in the North Dakota 11AA championship football game.
ANCHORAGE, Alaska — Wolves that roam onto state land from Denali National Park and Preserve will not be protected from trappers, the Alaska Board of Game has decided.
Wolves that roam onto state land from Denali National Park and Preserve will not be protected from trappers, the Alaska Board of Game has decided.
Threat of rain in Detroit prompts MLB to make the decision 'in an effort to preserve the integrity of an uninterrupted full nine-inning game'.
Beck had a two-run homerun late in the game to help preserve the Indians 5-2 win over Vidalia.
Major League Baseball has denied the New York Mets' request to have the official scoring changed in Wednesday's game against the Tampa Bay Rays, preserving R.A.
An Oriskany Falls man taken into custody today after being found in a barn of a Munnsville game preserve is thought to have been high on a drug known as "bath salts," Oneida Nation police said.
For a second straight game, Davenport made over 80% of their free throws and hit several clutch free throws down the stretch to preserve the win.
They began preserving a "digital game canon" and developing protocols for how to present and maintain games even as the technology that first supported them becomes obsolete.
Confit is a French term that means 'to preserve,' and while it typically refers to meat or game, some Chicago restaurants also serve fruit confit.
Portage Public Safety officers suspect a foster care home resident who wandered away in late August may have died from exposure while lost in the Gourdneck State Game Preserve.
Donis Escobar made a last-minute save for Honduras to preserve a 0-0 tie with Peru in an exhibition game Wednesday night.
HOUSTON – Donis Escobar made a last-minute save for Honduras to preserve a 0-0 tie with Peru in an exhibition game Wednesday night.
UNLV's Singapore campus part of effort to preserve Las Vegas' status as gaming kingpin .
IEEE Spectrum's gaming blog was retired in 2010, but it is preserved here for archival reference.
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In science:

It is easy to map observation-based strategies of the game G to observation-based strategies in G and vice-versa that preserves satisfaction of φ and φ in G and G, respectively.
Randomness for Free
Because all successors of s have the same observation, Player 1 has no advantage in playing after Player 2, and because by playing all actions uniformly at random each player can unilaterally decide to simulate the probabilistic state, the value and properties of strategies of the game are preserved.
Randomness for Free
Ri , we get a block-diagonal invertible matrix which, along with the partitions P and Q, satisfies condition (>) of the game and which preserves the winning strategy of the Duplicator.
Pebble games with algebraic rules
It is known that a self-map Ψ of Rd can be represented as the Shapley operator of some stochastic game — that does not satisfy necessarily assumption (A) – if and only if it preserves the standard partial order of Rd and commutes with the addition of a constant .
Definable zero-sum stochastic games
We have presented a criterion to stop plays in a Muller game after a finite amount of time that preserves winning regions.
Playing Muller Games in a Hurry
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