Seron

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Seron Same as Ceroon.☞ This word as expressing a quantity or weight has no definite signification.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n seron An oblong package of mate, or Paraguay tea, holding about 200 pounds, of which the outer wrapping material is raw hide put on and sewed together while green, the subsequent shrinkage in drying compacting the mass.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • n Seron a bale of about 200 lb. of Paraguay tea wrapped in hide
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
Sp. seron, a kind of hamper or pannier, aug. of sera, a large pannier or basket
Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
Sp. seron.

Usage

In literature:

Next came a captain called Seron, who went out to the hills to lay hold of the bold rebels that dared to rise against the King of Syria.
"A Book of Golden Deeds" by Charlotte M. Yonge
Seron was defeated with great loss, his army fled, and the fame of Judas spread far and wide.
"Beacon Lights of History, Volume II" by John Lord
She brought with her 159 serons or bags of pepper, besides elephants teeth.
"A General History and Collection of Voyages and Travels, Volume VII" by Robert Kerr
Judas also overthrew Seron and the great army of Syria.
"The Worlds Greatest Books, Volume XIII." by Various
The East India, and Brazilian indigo arrives here packed in chests, the Guatemala in ox-hides, called serons.
"The Commercial Products of the Vegetable Kingdom" by P. L. Simmonds
This was some trunks of wrought plate, and twenty-three serons of dollars, each weighing upwards of 200 pounds avoirdupois.
"Anson's Voyage Round the World" by Richard Walter
The second part opens with the Israelites celebrating the return of Judas from the victories over Apollonius and Seron.
"The Standard Oratorios" by George P. Upton
The first consisted of 30 serons Mexican, mostly silver, which sold at prices from 2d.
"The Economist" by Various
Nous serons, pourquoy serons nous.
"An Introductorie for to Lerne to Read, To Pronounce, and to Speke French Trewly" by Anonymous
Seron was a town of some strength, situated on the slope of the sierra, and defended by a castle held by a Morisco garrison.
"History of The Reign of Philip The Second King of Spain" by William H. Prescott
Seron was sent with a Syrian army to put down the rebellion.
"Biblical Geography and History" by Charles Foster Kent
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In science:

Further work on this problem is described in McCarthy, Susskind, and Wilkins (1998), Helling, Plefka, Serone, and Waldron (1999), Dine, Echols, and Gray (2000), and Refolli, Terzi, and Zanon (2000).
M(atrix) Theory: Matrix Quantum Mechanics as a Fundamental Theory
This discrepancy was sharpened by Helling, Plefka, Serone, and Waldron (1999), who performed a two-loop calculation in a threegraviton background, and showed that the tensor structure of the v8 /r18 terms disagrees with that expected from a R4 correction to gravity.
M(atrix) Theory: Matrix Quantum Mechanics as a Fundamental Theory
For details of how the polarization states are represented in terms of the fermionic Fock space, see de Wit, Hoppe and Nicolai (1988), Plefka and Waldron (1998), Morales, Scrucca, and Serone (1998b), and Millar, Taylor, and Van Raamsdonk (2000).
M(atrix) Theory: Matrix Quantum Mechanics as a Fundamental Theory
We would like to thank Eleonora Dell’Aquila, Jaume Gomis, Amihay Hanany, Kentaro Hori, Vasilis Niarchos and Marco Serone for useful discussions.
D-branes in Unoriented Non-critical Strings and Duality in SO(N) and Sp(N) Gauge Theories
Serone for helping me to correct an error in an earlier version of the manuscript.
Spin-Orbit Interaction from Matrix Theory
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