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  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • a Tokened Marked by tokens, or spots; as, the tokened pestilence.
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  • Christina Rossetti
    “Love shall be our token; love be yours and love be mine.”
  • Elbert Hubbard
    “A retentive memory may be a good thing, but the ability to forget is the true token of greatness.”
  • Russell Lynes
    Russell Lynes
    “The true snob never rests: there is always a higher goal to attain, and there are, by the same token, always more and more people to look down upon.”


By the same token - If someone applies the same rule to different situations, they judge them by the same token: If things go well, he's full of praise, but, by the same token, when things go wrong he gets furious.


In literature:

All the features and tokens of Marygold were there; even the beloved little dimple remained in her golden chin.
"The Children's Hour, Volume 3 (of 10)" by Various
And, by the same token, you'd both better let me implore you to dress!
"The Younger Set" by Robert W. Chambers
He has another kind of token, and he makes that token with paper, ink, and a goose quill.
"The Free Rangers" by Joseph A. Altsheler
Then Anchises was sure that the token was a true one.
"Young Folks Treasury, Volume 2 (of 12)" by Various
I accepted it as a token of friendship, but I am now able to look upon it as a very great distinction.
"Doctor Claudius, A True Story" by F. Marion Crawford
But from the day of his preaching in St. Peter's, tokens of success began.
"The Biography of Robert Murray M'Cheyne" by Andrew A. Bonar
Never lied this youth by sign or token!
"Traditions of Lancashire, Volume 1 (of 2)" by John Roby
According to a usage of chivalry, the lover wore a glove, sleeve, kerchief, or other token of his lady-love on his helmet.
"Spenser's The Faerie Queene, Book I" by Edmund Spenser
Geraldine sent her a black silk dress, and a white Paisley shawl in token of her gratitude for all she had done for the baby.
"Bessie's Fortune" by Mary J. Holmes
By the same token, she has at her left hand, to cheer her, a broken-mouthed jug of wine.
"Young Folks Treasury, Volume 3 (of 12)" by Various

In poetry:

"Words of Comfort," they are come,
Rich in many a tender token,
Weeping love and mothers' woe,
Deeply felt and fitly spoken.
""Words of Comfort"" by Janet Hamilton
And for him the three-hilled city
Shall hold in memory long,
Those name is the hint and token
Of the pleasant Fields of Song!
"A Welcome To Lowell" by John Greenleaf Whittier
Old year, give me e'er thy leaving
Token, that I may cease grieving;
Make my faith pure, keep me believing
Both in man and God.
"A Broadway Idyl" by Mary Eliza Perine Tucker Lambert
"Give to me the precious token,
That my kindred dead may see--
Master! write it, write it quickly!
Master! write that I am free!"
"The Dying Bondman" by Frances Ellen Watkins Harper
'I saw the pale-winged token
You sent through the crack,' sighed she.
'That moth is burnt and broken
With which you lured out me.
"The Moth-Signal (On Egdon Heath)" by Thomas Hardy
They dread thy glitt'ring tokens, Lord,
When signs in heav'n appear;
But they shall learn thy holy word,
And love as well as fear.
"Psalm 65 part 1" by Isaac Watts

In news:

CourtesyThe Tokens, known for thei hit "The Lions Sleeps Tonight," will perform at Three Stages in Folsom on Sept 15.
IT'S a token of spirits faith that older is better.
More attitude from the Chronicle's token conservative columnist.
More attitude from the Chronicle 's token conservative columnist.
While wistful over this latest token of the relentless toll of time, I have to admit that now I can actually see.
More attitude from the Chronicle's token conservative columnist .
Here's a quick idea for holding Halloween party prizes or as a token of thanks.
Master token manages individual tokens for business.
For business, a Master token offers full management of individual tokens .
It is true, United States tokens prove big things do come in small packages.
Use Token for faster access to your iWork docs.
Software Token Provides Multi-Factor Authentication March 1, 2006 An innovative 'Software Token ' developed by Cavion Plus, Mounds View, Minn.
PayPal Token May Not Be Secure.
France had similar tokens , jetons, and there was reportedly little mourning when they started to disappear a few years ago in favor of the magnetic cards.
SecurAccess is a two-factor authentication system that uses mobile phones as virtual tokens , which eliminates hardware and deployment management problems, and prevents keylogging attacks.

In science:

We wish to consider two more aspects of token circulation algorithm: history aggregation and liveness.
Randomization Adaptive Self-Stabilization
For example, each node needs only remember if the number of tokens in the system is 0, 1 or greater than 1.
Randomization Adaptive Self-Stabilization
By the same token that the fading is too rapid to be tracked, it offers time selectivity.
Transmit Diversity v. Spatial Multiplexing in Modern MIMO Systems
The token-based mechanism is powerful enough to support recursive functions, which is expressive but ineļ¬ƒcient.
Function Interface Models for Hardware Compilation: Types, Signatures, Protocols
This is a promising approach, and the token-based mechanism represents a genuine FIM.
Function Interface Models for Hardware Compilation: Types, Signatures, Protocols