Pincus

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n Pincus United States sexual physiologist whose hunch that progesterone could block ovulation led to the development of the oral contraceptive pill (1903-1967)
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Usage

In literature:

Abe looked helplessly at Morris and turned to Pincus Levin, who commenced to tremble violently.
"Abe and Mawruss" by Montague Glass
Rose was seventeen, and boarded with her mother in the Pincus family.
"Children of the Tenements" by Jacob A. Riis
Translated from the German of Dr. J. PINCUS.
"The Ivory Gate, a new edition" by Walter Besant
Translated from the German of Dr. J. PINCUS.
"The Eulogy of Richard Jefferies" by Walter Besant
Rose was seventeen, and boarded with her mother in the Pincus family.
"Out of Mulberry Street" by Jacob A. Riis
Translated from the German of Dr. J. PINCUS.
"The Beckoning Hand and Other Stories" by Grant Allen
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In news:

Mark Pincus , CEO of Zynga, before giving a talk at Northwestern University.
Mark Pincus , the CEO of video game giant Zynga, doesn't use a computer much.
Hollywood's Biggest Real Estate Deals of the Week: Alec Baldwin, 'Big Bang's' Simon Helberg, Flea, Larry Ellison, Zynga's Mark Pincus .
Why Zynga's Mark Pincus Tried To Buy CNet.
Walter Pincus reports on intelligence, defense and foreign policy for The Washingon Post.
Warburg Pincus to Acquire ReSearch Pharmaceutical Services for $227.3M.
The Enodis global ice machine business from the Manitowoc Company, has been acquired by Warburg Pincus , a leading global private equity firm.
Zynga CEO Mark Pincus cops to being hard-driving but insists he's a nice guy.
Why Zynga CEO Mark Pincus remains bullish on Facebook.
Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg, left, and Zynga Founder and CEO Mark Pincus .
Mark Pincus' miserable 2012 got even worse Wednesday after Zynga reported much lower than expected second quarter earnings.
PUERTO MORELOS, Mexico — Kathleen Jeanne Fuller and Joshua Mark Pincus-Sokoloff were married on May 28, 2011, at the Dreams Riviera Cancun Resort and Spa in Puerto Morelos.
Kathleen Jeanne Fuller and Joshua Mark Pincus-Sokoloff.
Kathleen Jeanne Fuller, Joshua Pincus-Sokoloff recite vows in Mexico.
Alison Pincus, cofounder and chief partnership officer, One Kings Lane.
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In science:

Pincus, Toeplitz operators with rational symbols, reciprocity, Integr.
Asymptotics of Toeplitz determinants generated by functions with Fourier coefficients in weighted Orlicz sequence classes
Pincus, Steinberg symbols modulo the trace class, holonomy, and limit theorems for Toeplitz determinants, Tran.
Asymptotics of Toeplitz determinants generated by functions with Fourier coefficients in weighted Orlicz sequence classes
S. Pincus, and R. Kalman, Not all (possibly) "random" sequences are created equal, Proc. Natl.
A DHT Based Measure of Randomness
Pincus, Strong laws of large numbers for products of random matrices, Trans.
Hill's Equation with Random Forcing Parameters: Determination of Growth Rates through Random Matrices
Ehrhardt, T. (2003) A generalization of Pincus’ formula and Toeplitz operator determinants.
Perturbed Toeplitz operators and radial determinantal processes
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