• Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Hayward hā"wẽrd An officer who is appointed to guard hedges, and to keep cattle from breaking or cropping them, and whose further duty it is to impound animals found running at large.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n Hayward An official whose duty was to guard the common herd or cattle of a town and to prevent them from breaking the hedges or fences of inclosed grounds; in New England, a similar official whose special duty was to impound strays.
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
Hay, a hedge + ward,


In literature:

Huard, is sometimes also for Hayward or Haward (Hereward), or for Hayward.
"The Romance of Names" by Ernest Weekley
Finder will be suitably recompensed on returning same to 506 Hayward Avenue, Cleland, Ohio.
"The Wit and Humor of America, Volume IX (of X)" by Various
Jasper Hayward, coloured, was a man quite of another stripe.
"The heart of happy hollow" by Paul Laurence Dunbar
We have from the same house a copy of the best English version of "Faust," that of Hayward.
"The International Monthly, Volume 2, No. 4, March, 1851" by Various
Mayor Hayward presented the Civic address and various deputations followed him.
"The Life of King Edward VII" by J. Castell Hopkins
Translated by A. HAYWARD, ESQ.
"Tales of a Wayside Inn" by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
The chief anxiety of the family was now about Harry and Mr Hayward, who had not yet returned.
"The Young Berringtons" by W.H.G. Kingston
Hayward's Annals of Elizabeth.
"Notes and Queries, Number 223, February 4, 1854" by Various
Leo Alexander and William D. Hayward contributed the typewriters.
"The History of Woman Suffrage, Volume IV" by Various
Hayward, St. Sen. Elizabeth A.
"The History of Woman Suffrage, Volume VI" by Various

In poetry:

Women he liked, did shovel-bearded Bob,
Old Farmer Hayward of the Heath, but he
Loved horses. He himself was like a cob
And leather-coloured. Also he loved a tree.
"Bob's Lane" by Edward Thomas
Many years since, Bob Hayward died, and now
None passes there because the mist and the rain
Out of the elms have turned the lane to slough
And gloom, the name alone survives, Bob's Lane.
"Bob's Lane" by Edward Thomas

In news:

Gordon Hayward in the first half Saturday night at.
Make Hayward Yacht in the Gulf.
Utah Jazz' Gordon Hayward rolls with changing roles.
Hayward, young Packers DB's growing up fast.
Hayward scores 15 as Jazz beat Rockets 102-91.
Hayward Demison III broke off a 45-yard touchdown run to help Central Catholic beat one of the top-ranked teams in the state.
Man's body found in abandoned building in Hayward.
NATCHEZ — Memorial services for Hayward Benton Drane Jr, 82, of Natchez, who died Tuesday, Oct 30, 2012, at University of Mississippi Medical Center, will be at 10:30 am today at the Episcopal Church of the Good Shepherd in Vidalia.
Jazz pick up options on Hayward, Favors, Kanter and Burks.
Packers' Hayward stepping up with injuries.
Rookie Hayward shows knack for Woodson-like plays.
Rookie Casey Hayward continues interception streak.
Packers rookie Casey Hayward has four interceptions this season.
They marched outside the Hayward Medical Center on Hesperian Boulevard.
La Imperial restaurant, Hayward's 'home of the super burrito,' to close.

In science:

Hayward defined trapping surfaces in terms of the expansion of outgoing and ingoing null geodesics, which may be measured without reference to the global properties of the geometry.
Colliding branes and big crunches
Subsequently, Hayward [9, 10] have initiated the study of non-static BH (dynamic BH) by introducing the concept of trapping horizon.
Universal Thermodynamics with state finder parameters: A general prescription
Regional Conference Series in Probability and Statistics, vol. 1, Institute of Mathematical Statistics, Hayward, California.
Estimation of a multivariate normal mean with a bounded signal to noise ratio
Subsequent analysis by Hayward et al. (2011b) showed that these merging galaxies may represent the bright end of the SMG number counts, but found that the fainter tail of SMGs (S850 ∼3 mJy) are typically made up of isolated galaxies and galaxy pairs.
Integral Field Spectroscopy of 2.0
The large separations observed in CO are predicted by hydrodynamical simulations (Hayward et al. 2011a) which explain the 850 µm source population.
Integral Field Spectroscopy of 2.0 ***