Moulin

Definitions

  • Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • n Moulin mōō-lang′ a cavity formed in a glacier by the running down of surface water, sometimes allowing a cascade to be formed.
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Etymology

Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
Fr.

Usage

In literature:

I forbid your going to Moulins or rushing off in pursuit of the fugitive.
"Artists' Wives" by Alphonse Daudet
Then the Moulin Rouge, festooned with lamps of gorgeous red, flares forth upon an expectant world.
"The Albert Gate Mystery" by Louis Tracy
After the Moulin Rouge or the Bal Tabarin or such, comes, of course, a visit to one of the night cafes of the Montmartre district.
"Behind the Beyond" by Stephen Leacock
I heard the men describing him at Moulins.
"Coming Home" by Edith Wharton
They are like a Sunday school let loose in the Moulin Rouge, or Mr. Toole when he has made a pun!
"The Green Carnation" by Robert Smythe Hichens
La Tretoire-Launoy-N. of Ruine-Moulin Neuf line, Worcestershire Regt.
"1914" by John French, Viscount of Ypres
He expressed a wish to see the Moulin-Rouge and the Singing Fountains.
"A Royal Prisoner" by Pierre Souvestre
As he was entering Moulines, his marked features were recognized.
"Madame Roland, Makers of History" by John S. C. Abbott
A surprise attack in the region of Moulin-sous-Toutvent resulted in the capture of a dozen prisoners.
"The Story of the Great War, Volume VI (of VIII)" by Various
Comes Sunday, long'd for by each smart coquette, Of Randan, Moulins, Ganat, and Cusset.
"Blackwoods Edinburgh Magazine, Volume 59, No. 365, March, 1846" by Various
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In news:

Four-alarm blaze at Moulin Rouge leads to site demolition.
Darjina Dominates in Prix du Moulin .
Nicole Kidman and Ewan McGregor star in " Moulin Rouge.".
Caulette DeNeal Moulin , 49, of Kennewick, died Oct 11 in Kennewick.
Christina Aguilera, Mya , Lil' Kim and Pink united to perform their Grammy-winning cover of "Lady Marmalade" from the Moulin Rouge soundtrack.
Ever since it was released in 2001, I've been a huge fan of the film Moulin Rouge.
The Village social season will kick off on Saturday evening, Nov 3, when Pinecrest Gardens hosts its " Masquerade in the Gardens — A Night at the Moulin Rouge" annual benefit.
Stevo Moulin is a problem.
The demolition of the Moulin Rouge is set to proceed again after the Las Vegas City Council on Wednesday turned down an attempt to stop or delay the removal of what's left of the historic hotel and casino.
I'll Be Riding At SoulCycle For Charity In Bridgehampton While Watching A Live Moulin Rouge Performance,You Should Too.
It's 9:45 on a mid-June evening and there still is enough daylight to easily navigate the grounds of Domaine du Moulin.
Mayor wants to raze what's left of Moulin Rouge.
Now you can sing along with Nicole Kidman, Ewan McGregor and the other stars of the musical Moulin Rouge .
The Moulin Rouge has been everything from an icon to an eyesore -- and its roller-coaster ride through history may not yet be over.
Sitting on nearly three acres, the field is home to eight varieties of ornamental sunflowers , including the burgundy-petaled Moulin Rouge, which were planted to look like the shape of the company's logo when viewed from above.
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In science:

Andrieu, C., Moulines, E. and Priouret, P. (2005).
Truncated Stochastic Approximation with Moving Bounds: Convergence
Moulin Ollagnier, Ergodic theory and statistical mechanics, Lecture Notes in Mathematics, vol. 1115, Springer-Verlag, Berlin, 1985.
Local Entropy Theory of a Random Dynamical System
Starting with the work of Moulin [?], this problem was also studied from a game-theoretic perspective, where the agents are assumed to be strategic, i.e., report their locations in a way that will minimize their individual costs.
Randomized Strategyproof Mechanisms for Facility Location and the Mini-Sum-of-Squares Objective
Moulin [?] and later Schummer and Vohra [?] provided characterizations of deterministic SP mechanisms on line, tree, and cycle networks.
Randomized Strategyproof Mechanisms for Facility Location and the Mini-Sum-of-Squares Objective
M S is the adaptive global log-periodogram estimator introduced by Moulines and Soulier (1998, 2003), also called FEXP estimator, with bias-variance balance parameter κ = 2; • bdR is the local Whittle estimator introduced by Robinson (1995).
Adaptive estimator of the memory parameter and goodness-of-fit test using a multidimensional increment ratio statistic
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