Stirps

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • Stirps (Bot) A race, or a fixed and permanent variety.
    • Stirps (Law) Stock; race; family.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n stirps Race; lineage; family; in law, the person from whom a family is descended. See per stirpes, under per.
    • n stirps In zoology, a classificatory group of uncertain rank and no fixed position, by MacLeay made intermediate between a family and a tribe; a superfamily. Compare group, section, cohort, and phalanx.
    • n stirps In botany, a race or permanent variety.
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
L., stem, stock

Usage

In literature:

De Stirpe et Origine Domus de Courtenay: addita sunt Responsa celeberrimorum Europae Jurisconsultorum; Paris, 1607.
"The History of The Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire Volume 6" by Edward Gibbon
De Stirpe et Origine Domus de Courtenay: addita sunt Responsa celeberrimorum Europae Jurisconsultorum; Paris, 1607.
"The History of The Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire Volume 6" by Edward Gibbon
Galton's "stirp" is Weismann's "germ-plasm.
"Darwinism (1889)" by Alfred Russel Wallace
Above all, who is 'tantorum regum stirpe procreatus?
"The Letters of Cassiodorus" by Cassiodorus (AKA Magnus Aurelius Cassiodorus Senator)
AMMANUS I. STIRPES RARIORES.
"Notes and Queries, Number 210, November 5, 1853" by Various
AMMANUS I. STIRPES RARIORES.
"Notes and Queries, No. 209, October 29 1853" by Various
AMMANUS l. STIRPES RARIORES.
"Notes and Queries, Number 215, December 10, 1853" by Various
AMMANUS l. STIRPES RARIORES.
"Notes and Queries, Number 216, December 17, 1853" by Various
Stirp and germ-plasm, 40, 47, 138.
"Darwin, and After Darwin, Volume II (of 3)" by George John Romanes
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In news:

Al Stirpe, a former Democratic assemblyman from North Syracuse, is the executive director of Synapse 's nonprofit organization, Synapse Sustainability Trust.
Tom Wilson, Donella-Elizabeth Alston, Tony Stirpe, John Jeffrey, Storm Kennedy, William Campbell.
"I think the Assembly will be able to make the decisions to make an on-time budget," said Assemblyman Al Stirpe, D-North Syracuse.
State Assemblyman Al Stirpe was recently endorsed by the American Federation of State, County and Municipal Employees for the 121st Assembly District seat.
Stirpe, a Democratic incumbent, is being challenged by Republican Dave Knapp, of LaFayette.
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In science:

Stirpe, An upper bound for genus of a curve without points of smal l degree, Phd Thesis at Universit`a di Roma ’Sapienza’ (2011).
An upper bound for the genus of a curve without points of small degree
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