Imperial Institute

Definitions

  • Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • Imperial Institute of the United Kingdom, the Colonies, and India, an institution designed to commemorate the Jubilee of Queen Victoria (1887)
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Etymology

Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
Fr.,—L. imperialisimperium, sovereignty.

Usage

In literature:

They had institutions derived partly from imperial Rome, partly from papal Rome, partly from the old Germany.
"The History of England from the Accession of James II." by Thomas Babington Macaulay
The Imperial Court of Paris was by this time instituted.
"An Historical Mystery" by Honore de Balzac
Mojsisovics, E. von: Vice-Director of the Imperial Geological Institute, Vienna.
"More Letters of Charles Darwin Volume II" by Charles Darwin
The festival itself, however, was instituted by Imperial decree ten years ago (1890).
"Evolution Of The Japanese, Social And Psychic" by Sidney L. Gulick
An Inaugural Address delivered at the Imperial Institute, November 20, 1893.
"A Woman's Part in a Revolution" by Natalie Harris Hammond
By all means let us count the brothers Murray as a national institution, even as an Imperial institution.
"Books and Persons" by Arnold Bennett
The scene was the Imperial Institute, and the meetings lasted till July the 9th.
"Fifty Years of Railway Life in England, Scotland and Ireland" by Joseph Tatlow
Siena was a city much given to parade and devoted to the Imperial cause, in which the institution of chivalry flourished.
"Sketches and Studies in Italy and Greece, Complete" by John Symonds
The manuscript of the imperial edict to this effect is now preserved in the Essex Institute.
"The Romance of Old New England Rooftrees" by Mary Caroline Crawford
The "military household" is one of the imperial institutions which the third republic accepted and continued.
"The Arena" by Various
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In science:

The pro ject was completed when the second named author was visiting the Institute for Mathematical Sciences of the Imperial College (London), whose hospitality is gratefully acknowledged.
Automorphisms and autoequivalences of generic analytic K3 surfaces
She was moving from Imperial College to the Spinoza Institute in Utrecht at that time, and was invited to present her results. I came out thinking that these were interesting, but that I would not want to work on the sub ject myself.
The scientific work of Sonia Stanciu
The author is also grateful both to Vlatko Vedral for hospitality during a visit to Imperial College, and Lucien Hardy for hospitality during a visit to the Perimeter Institute where some of the initial stages of this work was carried out.
A bound on the mutual information, and properties of entropy reduction, for quantum channels with inefficient measurements
The author acknowledges support from the Institute for Mathematical Sciences, Imperial College London.
On a Norm Compression Inequality for 2XN Partitioned Block Matrices
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