• WordNet 3.6
    • n OD the right eye
    • n OD a doctor's degree in optometry
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Od (Physics) An alleged force or natural power, supposed, by Reichenbach and others, to produce the phenomena of mesmerism, and to be developed by various agencies, as by magnets, heat, light, chemical or vital action, etc.; -- called also odyle or the odylic force. "That od force of German Reichenbach
      Which still, from female finger tips, burnt blue."
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • n Od ōd or od a peculiar force acting on the nervous system, assumed by Reichenbach to exist in light, heat, electricity, living bodies, and all material substances whatever, and to produce the phenomena of mesmerism
    • n Od od for God—sometimes Odd
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
G., fr. Gr. passage


In literature:

By 'Od's blood, I'd hate to have the like!
"The Black Wolf's Breed" by Harris Dickson
Hesiod's Theogony (he'-she-od), 24, 150.
"Myths and Legends of Ancient Greece and Rome" by E.M. Berens
Nay then all's well, ods bobs it is, and they shall hear it, ods bobs they shall.
"The City Bride (1696)" by Joseph Harris
I had some food sent up, and slept a few hours on the OD's bunk.
"Greylorn" by John Keith Laumer
At night, as Dick was odding about, he felt fidgety and restless.
"Traditions of Lancashire, Volume 2 (of 2)" by John Roby
Avoid mixin' it wid the od'riferous animals.
"Desert Conquest" by A. M. Chisholm
Od, how this agency is tested, 517.
"Notes and Queries, Index of Volume 3, January-June, 1851" by Various
Of the precious mead, Drawn from Od-hroerir.
"Myths of the Norsemen" by H. A. Guerber
Don't it smell go-o-od?
"The Rival Campers Ashore" by Ruel Perley Smith
Ods-pitikins, we are in the sear and yellow leaf.
"Mistress Nell" by George C. Hazelton, Jr.
Has it not witnessed the development of Od?
"Devil Stories" by Various
With od'rous spices they perfumed the place, 355 And mirth and pleasure shone in ev'ry face.
"The Works of Alexander Pope, Volume 1" by Alexander Pope
Am gelfyddydau eraill, od oedd dim mewn perffeithrwydd, i mae gwedi ei lwyr golli.
"Some Specimens of the Poetry of the Ancient Welsh Bards" by Evan Evans
Od, they'll excommunicat him; they'll ruin him.
"Wilson's Tales of the Borders and of Scotland" by Various
Od, thocht he, what can be taking the laird frae hame sae late as this?
"Wilson's Tales of the Borders and of Scotland" by Various
Ods-body, I shall prove I am a player!
"A Gentleman Player" by Robert Neilson Stephens
EPH'OD, a species of vestment worn by the Jewish high-priest over the second tunic.
"The New Gresham Encyclopedia" by Various
Od, we may as weel try to ride wi' the devil.
"The Three Perils of Man, Vol. 3 (of 3)" by James Hogg
Set off OB, OD making angles of 15 deg.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 14, Slice 1" by Various
T.: Wanderungen durch das Punische u. Kyrenaeische Kuestenland od.
"Notes and Queries, Vol. V, Number 125, March 20, 1852" by Various

In poetry:

"'Ods blood! What songs this night resound
Upon our London streets?
The mayor shall feel my irate heel
If aught that sound repeats!
"The Bard Of Wales" by Janos Arany
Their delicate, frail, life will be
Breath'd forth in sweet luxuriancy,
On the rich tresses, where they lie
Embalm'd, in their own od'rous sigh!
"Nay Twine the Heath-Flow’r Wild For Me" by Eliza Acton
Auld Gibby an' Grizzy glower'd fu' lang
At the man on their ain hearthstane;
Then Gibby said, "Od, but ye enter in
As if this hoose were your ain."
"The Fiddler O' Boglebriggs" by Alexander Anderson
A Celuy que pluys eyme en mounde,
Of alle tho that I have founde
Saluz od treye amour,
With grace and joye and alle honoure,
"Lines from Love Letters" by Anonymous British
Favello a voi, per cui dolore e gioja,
Pari al lampo, non duran che un istante,
E che desiate, per fuggir la noja,
Un'angoscia od un gaudio incessante;
"Noja Letteraria" by Ferdinando Fontana
There various gifts they offer'd at his feet —
Gifts that to Christ, in all respects, were meet —
Gold, the pure product of the wealthy East —
With od'rous Myrrh — and incense, of the best.
"The Life And Death Of Christ" by Rees Prichard

In news:

HiFlo self priming 0.2 micron filters have tube ports with 0.12 in OD.
Salus University Names Rear Admiral Mittelman, OD as President.
Opening and an OD of 0.1625 in.
AAHHHHH my brain just OD'd on awesomeness.
Hurlbut Community Church in Chautauqua Institution will feature special guests OD Jazz Trio at its "Midweek Vespers " worship service today.
Ballard Stadium, NORFOLK, VA. Heinicke (OD) - 421 YDS, 3 TD, 1 INT.
Fuse talked with Austin Christianson, the creator of the trailer, who revealed that neither Yeezy or anyone in G.O.OD.
Clinical insights from Joe Barr, OD, MS, FAAO, Bausch + Lomb.
Jon Bon Jovi's daughter hit with drug charges after dorm OD.
Caylee OD'd after Casey drugged her.
Cindy Anthony said she doesn't agree with her husband's belief that Caylee OD'd, but she is glad he is getting how he feels out in the open.
OD death in college dorm: cops.
5-speed automatic with OD and auto-manual.
L Henahan, OD, FAAO Special to The Citizen.

In science:

We let OD (−1) be the restriction of OP(V ) to D as in the previous example.
Compactifications defined by arrangements I: the ball quotient case
The group G(V ) also acts on the line bundle OD (−1) and the latter is the natural automorphic line bundle over X .
Compactifications defined by arrangements I: the ball quotient case
Od (v) = γ (α, v ; 0, d) is called the d-neighborhood of v , O(v) = O1 (v). R0 (G) = maxv∈V (G) d(0, v) is the radius of G with respect to vertex 0.
Gibbs and Quantum Discrete Spaces
Let us consider a triangulation with the root vertex 0 and fixed neighborhood Od (0) = Γd of radius d.
Gibbs and Quantum Discrete Spaces
For example, let h(Od (v)) be the number of independent cycles in the d-neighborhood of the vertex v .
Gibbs and Quantum Discrete Spaces
This is consistent with assumptions od both the scrutinized approaches.
Stationary flows in quantum dissipative closed circuits as a challenge to thermodynamics
Then OD consists of a proper class of orbits.
An example of a non-cofibrantly generated model category
Iwahori, N., Matsumoto, H., On some Bruhat decomposition and the structure of the Hecke rings od p-adic Cheval ley groups, Publ.
Induced and simple modules of double affine Hecke algebras
Then we can consider the category OF − M od, of ob jects in OF -modules in the category D − Af f ∼/F .
From HAG to DAG: derived moduli spaces
This functor can be derived (by taking first cofibrant replacements of both A and M ) to a functor R fM : Ho(A − M od) −→ Ho(ORS pec A − M od).
From HAG to DAG: derived moduli spaces
Also, this S pel construction can be derived, to get a functor RS pel : Ho(A − M od)op −→ Ho(ORS pec A − M od).
From HAG to DAG: derived moduli spaces
By definition our associative A-dga’s are then all central over A since they are commutative monoids in A − M od.
From HAG to DAG: derived moduli spaces
First of hence, we obtain an OD proper elementary extension of R.
A definable nonstandard model of the reals
OD , n ≥ k ≥ 0} be two classes of maps in S D .
A generalization of Quillen's small object argument
And let OD be the collection of all D-orbits.
A generalization of Quillen's small object argument