• WordNet 3.6
    • n ND a state of north central United States bordering on Canada
    • n Nd a yellow trivalent metallic element of the rare earth group; occurs in monazite and bastnasite in association with cerium and lanthanum and praseodymium
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
  • Interesting fact: The geographic center of the United States is Smith County, KS. The geographic center of North America is Pierre County, ND.
    • n Nd In chem., the symbol for the element neodymium.
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In literature:

Oi'm yer fri'nd, Eph, and ye know it.
"Frank Merriwell's Son" by Burt L. Standish
Off they go, 'nd I doan' blame 'em.
"Old Junk" by H. M. Tomlinson
And if it wazn't fur him, Colonel Clark'd never hev op'nd th' Northwest.
"The Loyalist" by James Francis Barrett
Rebecca 'nd I'll jest wait here for you an' Si.
"The Panchronicon" by Harold Steele Mackaye
In the older languages the termination was more marked, being -nd.
"A Handbook of the English Language" by Robert Gordon Latham
Sary's wood-pile's nigh gin out, 'n there was a mighty big sundog yesterday; 'nd moreover I smell snow.
"The Wit of Women" by Kate Sanborn
Let's see an' it be fri'nd or foe.
"With Ethan Allen at Ticonderoga" by W. Bert Foster
Got near dead with consumption 'nd come on to Kansas to die.
"The Price of the Prairie" by Margaret Hill McCarter
Take a whiff, 'nd see how she goes!
"Si Klegg, Book 1 (of 6) His Transformation From A Raw Recruit To A Veteran" by John McElroy
She war my own sister, 'nd she war that good she must 'a' went straight to glory when she died.
"The Mountain Girl" by Payne Erskine

In poetry:

"Port-wine, he says, when rich and sound,
Warms his old bones like nectar:
And as the inns, where it is found,
Are his especial hunting-grou nd,
We call him the INN-SPECTRE. "
"Phantasmagoria Canto III ( Scarmoges )" by Lewis Carroll
Now daw'nd th' appointed, but unwelcome Day,
That bore my dearest Brother far away,
Where foreign Climes might store his ripening Youth,
With Observation, Science, Taste, and Truth.
"Louisa: A Poetical Novel. First Epsitle." by Anna Seward

In news:

ND regulators delay decision on Otter Tail.
Commissioners' Courtroom, 2 nd floor.
Cramer wins ND's House seat.
Golson Leads ND Past BC.
IT'S GOOD TO BE IN ND I believe I am justified in saying this To the rat bastard who keyed my pickup last night: You are a coward.
ND Patrol Concludes Probe into I-94 Pileup .
Walcott, ND, Man Injured in I-94 Pileup Dies.
Poodle, Toy MALE 13 YEARS OLD  Canton, GA. ND MEMBER 353 VISITS 36 VOTES.
Lisbon man wins ND poker championship.
ND man wins World Series of Poker bracelet.
Highway Patrol IDs Sawyer, ND, Man Killed in Train Collision.
ND Man Dies in Train-truck Collision.
Longtime Bathgate, ND Postmaster Preparing to Retire.
It's the 2'nd Annual Tom Morgan Scare-a-Thon'.

In science:

To In fact, we will find it find our best estimate of µ, we maximize this likelihood.
A Search for Gamma-Ray Bursts and Pulsars, and the Application of Kalman Filters to Gamma-Ray Reconstruction
In the graph reduction process the problem becomes more complicated since the evolution of Nd depends also on Nd+1 , for arbitrary d, but there is no maximal degree d in the Poissonian initial condition.
Dynamics of heuristic optimization algorithms on random graphs
This curve equals of course X ′ (nd), M is actually in Γ(nd).
Maximally irregularly fibred surfaces of general type
Having the explicit Penrose limits could perhaps make it possible to find the precise scaling limit of the gauge theory and find the map between gauge theory operators and string theory states.
Gauge theory description of compactified pp-waves
Now we can use proposition 1, to find a Lring -definable bijection K → K × and to find that K0(K, Lring ) is trivial.
Grothendieck rings of Laurent series fields