Priming of the tide

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • Priming of the tide See Lag of the tide, under 2d Lag.
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Usage

In literature:

In Farwell, in the strength of his prime, they were in full tide, accentuated.
"Desert Conquest" by A. M. Chisholm
Sir Narcisse Belleau became nominal prime minister of Canada, and the difficulty was tided over for a few months.
"George Brown" by John Lewis
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In science:

The ability of these subhalos to penetrate the central region of the prime halo is enhanced because they are ‘glued’ by the baryons and hence can withstand larger tides.
Galactic Bars in Cosmological Context
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