• Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • n Taj täj a crown, a distinctive head-dress, esp. the tall conical cap worn by Mohammedan dervishes—applied as expressing pre-eminence to the Taj Mahal, the magnificent mausoleum of Shah Jehan (1628-58) at Agra.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary


In literature:

The garden of the Taj!
"The Pool in the Desert" by Sara Jeanette Duncan
And yet that very spectacle may be the Taj.
"Following the Equator, Complete" by Mark Twain (Samuel Clemens)
I left Benares to view the Taj's mausoleum, not to enter my own!
"Autobiography of a YOGI" by Paramhansa Yogananda
Two gateways and two mosques stand at a small distance from the Taj- Mehal.
"A Woman's Journey Round the World" by Ida Pfeiffer
Taj Lamor gazed steadily down at the vast dim bulk of the ancient city spread out beneath him.
"The Black Star Passes" by John W Campbell
The feeling reminds one of that which is experienced at the Taj Mahal.
"From Pole to Pole" by Sven Anders Hedin
Bombay was crowded and we barely succeeded in getting rooms at the Taj Mahal.
"In Africa" by John T. McCutcheon
I'd two or three cab voyages, "gharry," I should have said, before I got the best part of ours to the Taj Hotel.
"From Edinburgh to India & Burmah" by William G. Burn Murdoch
It had a natural filth that clings to a cheap room, and a man-made, careless filth that would disfigure a Taj Mahal.
"The Circuit Riders" by R. C. FitzPatrick
The Taj garden is perhaps a half mile square, and is surrounded by a strikingly beautiful wall of masonry.
"East of Suez" by Frederic Courtland Penfield

In poetry:

I see as in a pale mirage
The palm that o'er you sways,
The waters of the Jumna wan are beating.
One pearl-cloud, like a far-off Taj,
A dome of grief betrays--
Its beauty as was yours will be too fleeting!
"Shah Jehan To Mumtaz Mahal" by Cale Young Rice

In news:

Discover the Taj Mahal with Smithsonian.
Taj Gibson 22 Power Forward.
Bulls F Taj Gibson agrees to 4-year extension.
To celebrate his 70th year, Taj Mahal's been touring as a back-to-basics solo performer.
Rutgers' Taj Alexander ready to step in at right guard for Andre Civil.
With all the hype of the grand opening of Revel Resorts, Trump Taj Mahal has decided to take advantage of the hype with a certain billboard.
Taj Mahal 923 Metarie Road Metairie, LA 70005.
Blues legend Taj Mahal (born Henry Fredericks) has embarked on his first tour in nine years on the heels on a brand new record.
Black Taj stopped by the station Friday to chat with Robin S about Judas Priest, sports, and late-night food in Chapel Hill.
Oh, Black Taj guitarist Dave Brylawski's mom called in, too.
Taj Mahal will perform in Nelsonville on Wednesday, Oct 3.
The music Taj Mahal has been making recently with his band the Hula Blues has its origins in the folk bluesman's move to Hawaii several years ago.
Specializing in tandoori cooking, Taj India offers authentic India cuisine in a friendly, colorful setting.
Taj Jami Gibson (born June 24, 1985) is a professional basketball player for the Chicago Bulls of the National Basketball Association (NBA).
Taj takes on the Tocantins.

In science:

But since each aj has magnitude at least 1, it is easy to check that R|t|≤1 | cos(taj )|k dt = O(1/√k), and the claim follows.
On random $\pm 1$ matrices: Singularity and Determinant
We represent the generators mi , aj , bj and λ graphically as described above such that all intersection points of λ with mi , aj , bj lie on the horizontal segments tk sk+1 in the decomposition of λ and above the starting and endpoints smi , saj , sbj , tmi , taj , tbj .
Dual generators of the fundamental group and the moduli space of flat connections
This can be explained by the fact that TAJ ∼ T1 which implies a smaller eccentricity reduction for Jupiter.
On the Origin of the Eccentricities of Extrasolar Planets
It remains to consider Reh∂xj T˜aj v , Q2 γ vi = RehQγ ∂xj T˜aj v , Qγ vi = Reh∂xj T˜aj Qγ v , Qγ vi + Reh∂xj [Qγ , T˜aj ]v , Qγ vi.
The Cauchy Problem for Wave Equations with NonLipschitz Coefficients
Next, for vγ (t) ∈ H 2−θ1 , we have 2Reh∂xj T˜aj vγ ,vγ i = Reh(∂xj T˜aj − T ∗ ˜aj ∂xj )vγ , vγ i = Reh(T˜aj − T ∗ ˜aj )∂xj vγ , vγ i + Reh[∂xj , T˜aj ]∂xj vγ , , vγ i.
The Cauchy Problem for Wave Equations with NonLipschitz Coefficients