Quarl

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Quarl (Zoöl) A medusa, or jellyfish. "The jellied quarl that flings
      At once a thousand streaming stings."
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • quarl A dialectal form of quarrel.
    • n quarl In brickmaking, a piece of fire-clay in the shape of a segment of a circle or similar form: it is used in constructing arches for melting-pots, covers for retorts, and the like.
    • n quarl A medusa or jellyfish.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • n Quarl kwärl a segment of fireclay used in making covers for retorts, &c.
    • n Quarl kwärl a medusa or jelly-fish.
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
Cf. G. qualle,

Usage

In literature:

But this is not conclusive evidence, as we also there find the epitaph on Drayton, which was written by Quarles.
"Notes and Queries, Number 75, April 5, 1851" by Various
A desperate fellow of y^e company fell a quarling with some of his company.
"Bradford's History of 'Plimoth Plantation'" by William Bradford
In an instant he recognized the renegade Quarles and rage rose within him.
"The Border Watch" by Joseph A. Altsheler
We've been joined by Blackstaffe, Quarles, and the boy, Braxton Wyatt.
"The Riflemen of the Ohio" by Joseph A. Altsheler
Lumsden sent a man to Gen. Quarles, who had his Brigade headquarters just in rear of the church, to borrow a field glass.
"A History of Lumsden's Battery, C.S.A." by George Little
I noticed that at the moment we reached the pike Gen. Quarles began to take an intense interest in the surroundings.
"The Story of a Common Soldier of Army Life in the Civil War, 1861-1865" by Leander Stillwell
Quarles, was he pensioned?
"Notes and Queries, Index of Volume 3, January-June, 1851" by Various
Surely this Master Quarles must have been a man of deep feeling and godliness.
"A Little Girl in Old Philadelphia" by Amanda Minnie Douglas
I have at hand none but modern editions, and in these the production is ascribed to Quarles.
"Notes and Queries, Number 81, May 17, 1851" by Various
I then interrogated the proprietor, Mr. Quarles.
"The Southern Soldier Boy" by James Carson Elliott
A funny thing happened the first summer they went to nice Mr. Quarles's.
"The Child's Book of American Biography" by Mary Stoyell Stimpson
Day 'fo' yistiddy dah wuz Mars' Quarles en Jedge en Mis' Chalmahs.
"The Valiants of Virginia" by Hallie Erminie Rives
The defendant, an opulent farmer living at Quarles, pleaded guilty to the charge.
"Norfolk Annals A Chronological Record of Remarkable Events in the Nineteeth Century, Vol. 1" by Charles Mackie
The fact was that Christopher Quarles lurked at the back of my mind.
"Christopher Quarles" by Percy James Brebner
As pen-name she formerly used that of "Mevrouw Quarles" and now "Dr. Al.
"A Biographical Dictionary of Freethinkers of All Ages and Nations" by Joseph Mazzini Wheeler
QUARLES (Francis, quaint English poet, author of "Emblems"), 1592-1644.
"The Last Words of Distinguished Men and Women" by Frederic Rowland Marvin
Quarles sometimes translates, sometimes paraphrases Hugo, and has a good deal of original matter.
"Notes and Queries, Vol. IV, Number 108, November 22, 1851" by Various
I stole my charmers from the cuts of Quarles, And my dear Clarissa from the grand Sir Charles.
"A Book about Doctors" by John Cordy Jeaffreson
Written by John Quarles.
"Notes and Queries, Vol. V, Number 126, March 27, 1852" by Various
Anything by Wither or Quarles, with curious woodcuts, on an educational theme, or in exceptionally fine state, was sure game.
"The Confessions of a Collector" by William Carew Hazlitt
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In news:

General Manager Tom Quarles says paid attendance was 16,165 and there was a net profit of $20,919 dollars.
A Conversation With Kam Quarles, Agricultural Policy Executive.
Daniels, Jr, chairman of the national law firm of Quarles & Brady LLP was recognized as one of the 100 most influential African American attorneys in the United States by On Being a Black Lawyer (OBABL).
Sheriff's Office awards Quarles & Brady, Fellowship Open with the 2012 Community Service Award.
Quarles & Brady LLP and the Fellowship Open were awarded the 2012 Community Service Award by the Milwaukee County Sheriff's Office (MCSO) at the Intercontinental Hotel in Milwaukee on September 27.
"That grocery store was her dream," said Shirley Shaw, mother of slain AC Grocery owner, Terra Fountain Quarles, 41.
The Upper Big Branch coal mining disaster in West Virginia in 2010 killed 29 people, including Gary Wayne Quarles.
Family donates bison sculpture in honor of late Gene Quarles.
The national law firm of Quarles & Brady LLP announced that the firm and the Fellowship Open were awarded the 2012 Community Service Award from the Milwaukee County Sheriff 's Office ("MCSO").
Media quarrels with Quarles over space program .
Scott Ronson is the President and Jack Quarles is the Vice President of the Cowboys hater club.
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In science:

We present shorter proofs of the discrete versions of the Beckman-Quarles theorem first proved in .
Discrete versions of the Beckman-Quarles theorem from the definability results of Raphael M. Robinson
Quarles, Jr., On isometries of Euclidean spaces, Proc.
Discrete versions of the Beckman-Quarles theorem from the definability results of Raphael M. Robinson
Cross sections calculated from the semi-empirical formula of Quarles (1976) are compared with data compiled in Long et al. (1990).
X- and Gamma-Ray Line Emission Processes
Z (Ee ) is the cross section for the K-shell ionization of atom Z by an electron of energy Ee (Quarles 1976) and ωK i Z is the Ki fluorescence yield for atom Z (Firestone 1996, appendix F, and references therein).
X- and Gamma-Ray Line Emission Processes
Quarles et al.: The instability transition for the restricted 3-body problem.
The Instability Transition for the Restricted 3-Body Problem. III. The Lyapunov Exponent Criterion
Quarles et al.: The instability transition for the restricted 3-body problem.
The Instability Transition for the Restricted 3-Body Problem. III. The Lyapunov Exponent Criterion
Quarles et al.: The instability transition for the restricted 3-body problem.
The Instability Transition for the Restricted 3-Body Problem. III. The Lyapunov Exponent Criterion
Quarles et al.: The instability transition for the restricted 3-body problem.
The Instability Transition for the Restricted 3-Body Problem. III. The Lyapunov Exponent Criterion
Quarles et al.: The instability transition for the restricted 3-body problem.
The Instability Transition for the Restricted 3-Body Problem. III. The Lyapunov Exponent Criterion
Quarles et al.: The instability transition for the restricted 3-body problem.
The Instability Transition for the Restricted 3-Body Problem. III. The Lyapunov Exponent Criterion
Quarles et al.: The instability transition for the restricted 3-body problem.
The Instability Transition for the Restricted 3-Body Problem. III. The Lyapunov Exponent Criterion
Quarles et al.: The instability transition for the restricted 3-body problem.
The Instability Transition for the Restricted 3-Body Problem. III. The Lyapunov Exponent Criterion
Quarles et al.: The instability transition for the restricted 3-body problem.
The Instability Transition for the Restricted 3-Body Problem. III. The Lyapunov Exponent Criterion
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