Loup

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Loup (Iron Works) See 1st Loop.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • loup To leap; spring.
    • loup To melt; give way: applied to frost when it melts suddenly.
    • loup To leap over; leap from.
    • n loup An obsolete variant of loop.
    • n loup A light silk mask or half-mask worn at a masquerade.
    • n loup A sort of grapple used in ancient times by the defenders of a fortress to seize and lift a battering-ram and thus prevent its action.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • n Loup lōōp (Spens.) loop.
    • v.i Loup lowp (Scot.) to leap
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Usage

In literature:

The total length from Riviere du Loup to Halifax is 561 miles.
"Faces and Places" by Henry William Lucy
From Friday afternoon, July 25th, until Sunday morning following, the whereabouts of Le Loup and his band cannot be determined.
"An Historical Account of the Settlements of Scotch Highlanders in America" by J. P. MacLean
As gude may haud the stirrup as he that loups on.
"The Proverbs of Scotland" by Alexander Hislop
Their bowman Cruzatte and several other Frenchmen had spent two years up in here, at the mouth of the Loup.
"The Young Alaskans on the Missouri" by Emerson Hough
She rode out of the gate to the English fort of St. Loup, which the Orleans men were attacking.
"The Red True Story Book" by Various
Thus the existence of the Malayan Loup Garou to the native mind is a fact and not a mere belief.
"In Court and Kampong" by Hugh Clifford
Loupe was left at Melbourne.
"Daisy" by Elizabeth Wetherell
By 1860 the eastern section extended to Riviere du Loup, where a halt was made.
"The Railway Builders" by Oscar D. Skelton
A small golden cross of curious graven gold dangled to her waist from a loup in the vale of her bosom.
"Ringan Gilhaize" by John Galt
Du Loup River, the, Arnold's men cross, 29.
"Hero Stories from American History" by Albert F. Blaisdell
The bishop had the stream turned away, and transformed the former bath into a chapel that he consecrated to St. Loup.
"The Poniard's Hilt" by Eugène Sue
I mind it well, for I had grown to be man-muckle since the day on the Tinklers' Loup.
"The Men of the Moss-Hags" by S. R. Crockett
Did the others go down the Rue des Loups?
"Arthur O'Leary" by Charles James Lever
And in a minute another old Quatta came louping between the trees, and sat down beside her.
"The Three Mulla-mulgars" by Walter De La Mare
They were known to the British as Delawares; to the French as Loups; and they called themselves, Lenape.
"The Makers of Canada: Index and Dictionary of Canadian History" by Various
Yes, my dear cousin, you possess a part right over Chasse Loups.
"Sir Jasper Carew His Life and Experience" by Charles James Lever
Built by the lords of Saint-Loup, the church was under St. Loup's patronage.
"Romanesque Art in Southern Manche: Album" by Marie Lebert
From this date until 1814 Chateaubriand lived in seclusion at the Vallee-aux-loups, an estate he had bought in 1807 at Aulnay.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 5, Slice 8" by Various
Beyond the two ditches, were trous-de-loup, or wolf-traps, from twenty to seventy feet apart.
"Cuba" by Arthur D. Hall
Presently I was up and trudging to the Loups of Malcolm.
"The Little Minister" by J. M. Barrie
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In poetry:

And as ye have given your hand for gain,
So must ye give in loss;
And as ye ha' come to the brink of the pit,
So must ye loup across.
"The Ballad of the Red Earl" by Rudyard Kipling
There the Minnows loup and play;
In the little rivulet all the day;
Right in the hollow of that fairy-like Den,
Together in little shoals of nine or ten
"The Den o' Fowlis" by William Topaz McGonagall
We war young, and the hert in's was strang i' the loup,
And deeper in yet was the courage and houp;
The sun was gey aft in a clood, but the heat
Cam throu, and dried saftly the doon fa'en weet.
"The Sang O' The Auld Fowk" by George MacDonald
"Be careful now--it’s beeg contrac',
So mebbe it’s bes' go slow;
For me--de promise I mak' to you
Is good as de bank Rivière du Loup
For you--w'enever de tam is due,
Ba tonder! you got to go."
"The Devil" by William Henry Drummond
Wi' ivy an' brambles, maist hidden frae sicht,
Were the crum'lin' stanes, but she saw by the licht
O' the mune that a stane was drawn oot o' the wa'—
Her heart gied a loup at the neist thing she saw.
"The Angel's Treasure" by Janet Hamilton
"Mebbe you lak to be moose youse'f,
An' see how de hunter go,
So I'll change your dogs into loup garou,
An' wance on de year dey'll be chasin' you--
An' res' of de tam w'en de sport is troo,
You’ll pass wit' me down below."
"Bruno The Hunter" by William Henry Drummond

In news:

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Someone who could not take care of Loupe gave her to me when I was very young.
Andrew Loupe, shown here as a member of the LSU golf team, won the NGA Winter Series event at Timacuan.
South Loup faced a 2-1 deficit at one point, but used the home court energy to bounce back and win 3-2.
Lana Loupes are available in three styles to meet a variety of clinical needs.
Washington, D.C.'s Le Loup: One of South by Southwest's great surprises.
Quebec City, Masson Angers, and Riviere de Loup.
Parents of the bride-to-be are Hunter and Pam Goldsby of Berwyn, and John and Barb Kuta of Loup City.
The show will be Sept 10-17 in the village of le Bar-sur-Loup.
Twin Loup and Palmer faced off for the first time ever Friday night and Palmer came up with the 39-38 victory.
Loup City finished first followed by McCook.
Clear Vision Optical Cleaner is specially formulated for Telescopic Loupes, Safety Glasses and Prescription Lenses.
Jean-Loup Felicioli and Alain Gagnol's French cartoon.
01 am John Kloefkorn The Loup River Nightcrawlers A Year of the Prairie Dog Prairie Dog Music CD track.
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In science:

This wind speed is much lower than the typical value of ≥10 km s−1 found for most mass-losing red giant stars (Loup et al. 1993).
The Very Slow Wind From the Pulsating Semiregular Red Giant L2 Pup
Loup et al. (1993) showed that, for low mass loss rates there is a simple relationship between the - color and mass-loss rates.
Silicon carbide absorption features: dust formation in the outflows of extreme carbon stars
The IRAS mission in the early 1980s provided a catalogue with a few hundred mid-IR point sources in the Magellanic Clouds that are candidate dust shells around AGB stars (Loup et al. 1997).
Pulsating AGB stars in the LMC
The first experiment to attempt to take advantage of this characteristic was a US–France collaboration that took place in 1984–85 (Pomerantz 1986), involving Richard Gispert, Jean-Michel Lemarre, Francois Pa jot and Jean Loup Pa jot working with Pomerantz.
The History of Astrophysics in Antarctica
W] Jean-Loup Waldspurger, Sur les valeurs de certaines fonctions L automorphes en leur centre de sym´etrie.
Test vectors for trilinear forms, when two representations are unramified and one is special
W] Jean-Loup Waldspurger, Sur les valeurs de certaines fonctions L automorphes en leur centre de sym´etrie.
Test vectors for trilinear forms, when two representations are unramified
W] Jean-Loup Waldspurger, Sur les valeurs de certaines fonctions L automorphes en leur centre de sym´etrie.
Test vectors for trilinear forms : the case of two principal series
Icarus 4, 279-288. Loup, C., Forveille, T., Omont, A., Paul, J.F., 1995. CO and HCN observations of circumstellar envelopes. A catalogue - Mass loss rates and distributions.
Presolar grains from meteorites: Remnants from the early times of the solar system
The derived Vesc is significantly larger than the observed maximum wind velocity of ∼ 40 km s−1 for AGB stars (e.g., Loup et al. 1993).
The origin of the double main sequence in Omega Centauri: Helium enrichment due to gas fueling from its ancient host galaxy ?
Vincent D Blondel, Jean-Loup Guillaume, Renaud Lambiotte, and Etienne Lefebvre.
A Unified Community Detection, Visualization and Analysis method
This suggested a ratio of mass loss rates of 5:4:1 and hence the first, albeit rough, quantitative estimate of the dependence of mass loss rate on metallicity. − Zijlstra et al. (1996), Loup et al. (1997a), van Loon et al. (1997a,b) is a series of paper by essentially the same group of people.
AGB stars in the Magellanic Clouds
From Loup et al. (1997b), where more details are provided.
AGB stars in the Magellanic Clouds
I would like to thank the people who have feeded me with data and for useful discussions and without whom this review would not have been possible: Joris Blommaert, Maria Rosa Cioni, Eric Josselin, Jacco van Loon, Cecile Loup and Norman Trams.
AGB stars in the Magellanic Clouds
Th., et al., 1997b, A&A in press Loup C., Zijlstra A.A., Waters L.B.F.M., Groenewegen M.A.T., 1997a, A&AS in press Loup C., et al., 1997b, in: Third Euroconference on the impact of near infrared surveys of galactic and extra galactic astronomy, June 1997, Meudon, Eds.
AGB stars in the Magellanic Clouds
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