Monde

Definitions

  • Sir Alfred Mond
    Sir Alfred Mond
  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Monde môNd The world; a globe as an ensign of royalty.
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LE MONDE LE MONDE

Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
  • Interesting fact: The "countdown" (counting down from 10 for an event such as New-Years Day) was first used in a 1929 German silent film called "Die Frau Im Monde" (The Girl in the Moon).
    • n monde The world: generally used in phrases adopted from the French: as, the beau monde, the world of fashion.
    • n monde A globe used as an ensign of royalty: usually mound. See mound.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • n Monde mond the world (of fashion)
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
F. See Mundane
Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
Fr.

Usage

In literature:

Il eblouit tout le monde par sa beaute, et les vielles dames en parlent encore comme d'un Adonis.
"The Works of Lord Byron, Volume 6" by Lord Byron
Revue des deux Mondes, 344, 345, 361.
"Charlotte Bronte and Her Circle" by Clement K. Shorter
She looks like she didn't ead someding for two monds.
"Standard Selections" by Various
Having hastily secured a room at a hotel in the Square, (the citizens call it the "Di'mond,") I inquired the way to the battle-ground.
"The Atlantic Monthly, Volume 16, No. 97, November, 1865" by Various
A. MOND (Moabites) must not fidget with his feet.
"Punch, or the London Charivari, Volume 159, November 24, 1920" by Various
I never see a di'mond, but I guess I know pretty well how 't would look.
"Tiverton Tales" by Alice Brown
Extrait de la Revue des Deux Mondes.
"Lamarck, the Founder of Evolution" by Alpheus Spring Packard
Got di'mond for to sell!
"Martin Rattler" by R.M. Ballantyne
MR. LUDWIG MOND, Madonna Enthroned.
"The Venetian Painters of the Renaissance" by Bernhard Berenson
Clari-monde watched me with an air of maternal pleasure, and appeared well satisfied with her work.
"Clarimonde" by Théophile Gautier
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In poetry:

For better it loved
With old Winter to be,
In the di'mond-hung woods,
Than be lost in the sea.
"The Dew-Drop: A Metrical Fantasy" by Samuel Lover
die zweemen van een mond,
dat rood en vochtig ooft,
wanneer Zij om mijn hoofd
de schuchtere armen rondt....
"Het Smeulend Vuur" by Carel Scharten
Salut au monde!
What cities the light or warmth penetrates, I penetrate those cities
myself;
All islands to which birds wing their way, I wing my way myself.
"Salut Au Monde" by Walt Whitman
Schelle najaarskelken bloeien wild en bont
Aan de zwarte steilten van den dood,
Of de laatste leefkracht door hun koop'ren mond
Op uitdagend zingen henenvlood.
"Stromliederen" by Margot Vos
Give Beauty all her right,
She's not to one form tied;
Each shape yields fair delight,
Where her perfections bide:
Helen, I grant, might pleasing be,
And Ros'mond was as sweet as she.
"The Measure of Beauty" by Thomas Campion
Obscure by birth, renown'd by crimes,
Still changing names, religions, climes,
At length she turns a Bride:
In di'monds, pearls, and rich brocades,
She shines the first of batter'd jades,
And flutters in her pride.
"Phyrne" by Alexander Pope

In news:

Clark-designed Les Yeux du Monde .
BARCELONA, Spain (AP) — The French newspaper Le Monde was found guilty of defamation Tuesday for suggesting the soccer club FC Barcelona was linked to a doctor involved in one of cycling's biggest doping scandals.
In 1994, 23 of the world's most acclaimed artists each created an original work (printed in a limited edition) for Médecins du Monde to help highlight the plight of the people of Sarajevo.
Hubert Beuve-Mery, the stubbornly independent founder of Le Monde , France's most respected newspaper, and its editor for a quarter of a century, died Sunday in Fontainebleau, near Paris.
Instead Mr Beuve-Mery took over the old Le Temps building near the Paris Opera to create Le Monde , which first appeared on Dec 18, 1944.
Company Pot Roast (John La Mond images).
Sterczynski, Jerzy, piano CHANT DU MONDE: 278 1092 Buy CD.
Saturday November 17, 2012 By:Tiffany Monde, Tonawanda Source.
For remote detection , the RIIDEye display unit also can be separated from the detector and reconnected with an extender cable, Monde added.
Ohio freshman running back and kick returner Daz'mond Patterson has been through quite a bit more than your average 18-year-old young man.
There's great food to be sampled at Vue de Monde on Collins Street and elsewhere in the city.
Craig Wilkins and John La Mond.
Bailey La Mond Goes On His First Pheasant Hunt.
Bailey and Tyler La Mond.
Courtesy of Les Yeux du Monde Gallery.
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In science:

W (e + xl(e))∆β (x) dx where the Van der Monde determinant ∆ (x) = Y1≤i
Quantum Dynamics and Random Matrix Theory
A2 )∆(−E ) with the van der Monde determinant ∆(A) = Qi
Statistical properties of random density matrices
First, as the critical value for the acceleration below which Newton laws are no longer valid, according to the MOND alternative explanation of the dark matter problem.
A simple varying-speed-of-light hypothesis is enough for explaining high-redshift supernovae data
The discovery of dark matter particles would conclusively reject the MOND theory. MOND may violate Einstein’s Strong Equivalence principle.
The Search for Dark Matter, Einstein's Cosmology and MOND
However, as we show, there is already evidence that MOND is likely not required.
The Search for Dark Matter, Einstein's Cosmology and MOND
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