Miami

Definitions

  • Coast Guard Cutter, Miami, on July Fourth
    Coast Guard Cutter, Miami, on July Fourth
  • WordNet 3.6
    • n Miami a city and resort in southeastern Florida on Biscayne Bay; the best known city in Florida; a haven for retirees and a refuge for Cubans fleeing Castro
    • n Miami a member of the extinct Algonquian people formerly living in northern Indiana and southern Michigan
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Additional illustrations & photos:

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Usage

In literature:

This would show that beauty was highly appreciated by the natives of the Little Miami valley, say, a thousand years ago.
"Lippincott's Magazine, November 1885" by Various
Here mingled the Miami, the Potawatomi, the Ottawa and the Wyandot; a motley gathering of all the tribes.
"The Land of the Miamis" by Elmore Barce
Still, I can't see that it hurt you much, for you look about twice as fit as when we left Miami.
"Wings of the Wind" by Credo Harris
The last important news story had come two nights before, when the Nipe had robbed an optical products company in Miami.
"Anything You Can Do" by Gordon Randall Garrett
What is the difference between the soil of some parts of Massachusetts and that of the Miami valley?
"The Elements of Agriculture" by George E. Waring
Their goal was the Shawnee village of Paint Creek in southern Ohio east from the town of Little Chillicothe on the Little Miami.
"Boys' Book of Frontier Fighters" by Edwin L. Sabin
Belts were sent to the Miamis on the west and the Senecas on the east.
"Boys' Book of Indian Warriors" by Edwin L. Sabin
I hoboed on to Miami over the Florida East Coast Railroad.
"Slave Narratives: a Folk History of Slavery in the United States From Interviews with Former Slaves, North Carolina Narratives, Part 2" by Work Projects Administration
We had passed through Glendale and across all of the principal suburban roads, and were near the Little Miami Railroad.
"History of Morgan's Cavalry" by Basil W. Duke
I even saw a snapshot taken of several society folks in front o' his Miami castle, with him standing in the center.
"Eagles of the Sky" by Ambrose Newcomb
They had stopped in Miami and Rick had noticed that red-snapper prices were about the same as those for steak.
"The Wailing Octopus" by Harold Leland Goodwin
Originated with L. S. Mote, Miami county, Ohio.
"The Apple" by Various
In the year 1800, a line was run through the Northwest Territory from the mouth of the Great Miami to Fort Recovery and thence to Canada.
"The Greater Republic" by Charles Morris
Another twist of the channel brought us in view of the Little Miami.
"A Volunteer with Pike" by Robert Ames Bennet
We called out to him and asked how much farther Miami Lodge was.
"Across the Continent by the Lincoln Highway" by Effie Price Gladding
James Girty wended his way toward the Miami camp.
"Little Oskaloo" by Thomas Chalmers Harbaugh
Wometco Miami Seaquarium, Miami.
"Whales, Dolphins, and Porpoises of the Western North Atlantic" by Stephen Leatherwood
On the 18th the army reached the Miami rapids.
"Sages and Heroes of the American Revolution" by L. Carroll Judson
So far as I am aware, our trial at Miami is the first time this grass has ever been cultivated.
"Florida: An Ideal Cattle State" by Florida State Live Stock Association
There, at the mouth of the St. Joseph river, which he called the Miami, he built a fort.
"A Historical Geography of the British Colonies" by Charles Prestwood Lucas
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In poetry:

If Ah evah git to glory, an' Ah hope to mek it thoo,
Ah expec' to hyah a story, an' Ah hope you'll hyah it, too,--
Hit'll kiver Maine to Texas, an' f'om Bosting to Miami,--
Ov de highes' shaf in glory, 'rected to de Negro Mammy.
"Black Mammies" by Leslie Pinckney Hill

In news:

Newly signed Miami Marlins' Adam Greenberg swings his bat before a baseball game against the New York Mets in Miami.
MIAMI (AP) — Adam Greenberg is expected to make a pinch-hit appearance for the Miami Marlins tonight.
Kardashian is currently filming "Kourtney & Kim Take Miami" and rearranged her schedule so she could fly from Miami to North Carolina and attend .
Miami Dade College's acclaimed rooftop restaurant, Tuyo, will take part in Miami Spice — a mouth-watering restaurant promotion showcasing the very best of Miami cuisine.
The art world converges on Miami Beach this week for the 11th edition of the glitzy fair Art Basel Miami Beach (ABMB Dec.
MIAMI — Tino Martinez has been hired as the Miami Marlins' hitting coach and will work with new manager Mike Redmond.
MIAMI – Tino Martinez has been hired as the Miami Marlins' hitting coach and will work with new manager Mike Redmond.
The face-eating man who was shot dead by police on the side of a Miami freeway had only marijuana in his system, the Miami-Dade medical examiner announced Wednesday afternoon.
Bethune -Cookman linebacker Tavarus Dantzler, right, attempts to tackle Miami running back Duke Johnson (8) in the first half of an NCAA college football game, Saturday, Sept 15, 2012, in Miami.
Miami Marlins' Adam Greenberg acknowledges the fans after the Marlins won 4-3 against the New York Mets in 11 innings of a baseball game in Miami, Tuesday, Oct 2, 2012.
If you're looking for a microcosm of the past month for Miami Marlins OF Giancarlo Stanton and San Francisco Giants P Tim Lincecum, look no further than the blast Stanton hit off of Lincecum in Miami's 7-6 win Friday night.
Leading boat manufacturer Chaparral Boats , Inc purchased a Global Truss America tradeshow booth package for the 65th Miami International Boat Show, February 16-20 at the Miami Beach Convention Center.
Jamaican sprinter Usain Bolt looks on as the Miami Heat met the Boston Celtics during their NBA basketball game in Miami, Florida, October 30, 2012.
A scene from last year's Miami Book Fair International Street Festival at Miami Dade College Wolfson Campus.
MIAMI — The biggest opponent for the Miami Heat entering this season might not be the veterans from Boston, those up-and-comers from Oklahoma City or a revamped group of Los Angeles Lakers.
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In science:

Gamarnik D and Bandyopadhyay A (2006) Proc. of the Symposium on Discrete Algorithms, Miami.
Gibbs States and the Set of Solutions of Random Constraint Satisfaction Problems
Thiran, “Informati on theoretic bounds on the throughput scaling of wireless relay networks,” in Proc. of the IEEE INFOCOM’05, Miami, FL, U.S.A., Mar., 2005. R.
Network Coding Capacity of Random Wireless Networks under a SINR Model
In our example, κ = 7.4 and the corresponding diamond comprises the attribute values Phone, Camera, Montreal, Miami, and Paris.
Diamond Dicing
Chen: Department of Mathematics, University of Miami, Coral Gables, FL 33124. L.A.
On-Line Selection of Alternating Subsequences from a Random Sample
Parts of the results reported in this paper were presented at the 1st Winter Workshop on NonPerturbative Quantum Field Theory, WW-NPQFT (January, 2010), and at Miami 2010 (December, 2010) by DF.
Complex Path Integrals and the Space of Theories
Thomas Robinson of the University of Miami, Florida (Science 312, 1871) reports that he is not after all descended from Ghengis Khan.
Astrophysics in 2006
Hemingway, 69, died of natural causes in a Miami jail after being arrested for indecent exposure. A book he wrote about his father, ”Papa: A Personal Memoir,” was published in 1976.
Inferring Strategies for Sentence Ordering in Multidocument News Summarization
Taken to the Miami-Dade Women’s Detention Center, he was found dead in his cell early on Monday, spokeswoman Janelle Hall said.
Inferring Strategies for Sentence Ordering in Multidocument News Summarization
He was picked up last Wednesday after walking naked in Miami.
Inferring Strategies for Sentence Ordering in Multidocument News Summarization
Taken to the Miami-Dade Women’s Detention Center, he was found dead in his cell early on Monday, spokeswoman Janelle Hall said.
Inferring Strategies for Sentence Ordering in Multidocument News Summarization
The formalism of positive operator valued measures (POVMs) is also related to the generalized measurements formalism: Em ≡ Pi A† miAmi are the elements of the POVM which is measured. A result analogous to the earlier representation theorem for trace-preserving quantum operations can be proved for general operations.
Information transmission through a noisy quantum channel
They were collected during the problem session of the Summer Topology Conference at Miami University (Oxford, OH, August 2000).
Problems from Topology Proceedings
We also thank Elmer Rees for helpful conversations, and the Universities of Miami and Edinburgh for their congenial atmosphere.
Polynomial knots
Schoen, Lecture at the Miami Waves Conference, January, 2005.
Nonexistence of marginally trapped surfaces and geons in 2+1 gravity
Miami is now predicted to peak in 2 weeks, as is New York City.
Week 49 Influenza Forecast for the 2012-2013 U.S. Season
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