Training day

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • Training day a day on which a military company assembles for drill or parade.
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Quotations

  • PattiSue Plumber
    PattiSue Plumber
    “The truth is that most busy people cannot sustain a seven-day-a-week training schedule. There are too many other stresses and responsibilities in their lives.”

Usage

In literature:

And now the day when Neil was expected had come, and it lacked but a few minutes of the time for the arrival of the train.
"Bessie's Fortune" by Mary J. Holmes
Even the two days' journey in the most uncomfortable train on earth could not damp their ardour.
"Captivity" by M. Leonora Eyles
In the days of infancy and early childhood, training for boys and girls may be more nearly identical than in later life.
"Vocational Guidance for Girls" by Marguerite Stockman Dickson
I heard the news first on the railroad train at Williamstown, Mass., where the President was expected in three or four days.
"T. De Witt Talmage" by T. De Witt Talmage
Joyce came to-day on the noon train.
"The Little Colonel's House Party" by Annie Fellows Johnston
On the morning of the second day they took the express train for Baltimore, where they stopped for another night.
"For Woman's Love" by Mrs. E. D. E. N. Southworth
In the good old days, before there were railroads, such trains as this were frequent.
"In Indian Mexico (1908)" by Frederick Starr
This train, of course, had been changed on a previous day to be ready for this work.
"Scientific American Supplement, No. 623, December 10, 1887" by Various
During the day we pass six of these splendidly appointed new all-steel hospital trains, all full of wounded.
"The New York Times Current History of the European War, Vol 1, Issue 4, January 23, 1915" by Various
After an eternity of loneliness the third day dawned, and she went by pre-arrangement to meet the morning train.
"The Grey Wig: Stories and Novelettes" by Israel Zangwill
On July 9th, Polly and I boarded an early train for Exeter, intending to make a day of it in every sense.
"The Fat of the Land" by John Williams Streeter
We were due to remain here for six days, and accordingly started our usual training in bomb and bayonet fighting.
"The Fifth Leicestershire" by J.D. Hills
Lawler had betrayed no passion that day when he had got off the train at Willets with his men and Blondy Antrim.
"The Trail Horde" by Charles Alden Seltzer
We were then informed that the move was 'washed out' for to-day, and that we were to carry on with training.
"At Ypres with Best-Dunkley" by Thomas Hope Floyd
When I arrived at Princeton on the appointed day, I found the candidates for the team at the training quarters.
"Football Days" by William H. Edwards
Take to-day's train home!
"Sixteen Months in Four German Prisons" by Henry Charles Mahoney
To-day, after seeing his wife off by train, he went to find Major Pratt.
"The Argosy" by Various
Here we stayed for six days and carried out a little training, mostly at Luton Hoo and Markyate.
"The Sherwood Foresters in the Great War 1914 - 1919" by W.C.C. Weetman
The train drew out of the great Van Buren Street depot at 4.30 of a dark day in late October.
"Other Main-Travelled Roads" by Hamlin Garland
It was still early in the morning when the train pulled out of the station, or else it was a misty day.
"The Promised Land" by Mary Antin
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In poetry:

The star of Venus ushers in the day,
The first, the loveliest of the train that shine!
The star of Venus lends her brightest ray,
When other stars their friendly beams resign.
"Elegy XII. His Recantation" by William Shenstone
Come all ye lovely train,
Those nobler powers display;
Nor shall you plead in vain,
But win the well fought day.
Mothers and maidens then will sing,
And earth with hallelujahs ring.
"Female Aid Solicited" by John Pierpont
After a long journey we awoke
in the cathedral’s cloisters, where men slept
on the bare floor.
There were no buses in those days,
only trams and the train,
and on a pilgrimage one went on foot.
"Place of Pilgrimage" by Jaroslav Seifert
Till the circle of ether, deep, ruddy, and vast,
Scarce glimmers with one of the train that were there;
And their leader the day-star, the brightest and last,
Twinkles faintly and fades in that desert of air.
""When the firmament quivers with daylight's young beam"" by William Cullen Bryant
Long days, and weeks, and months went by,
And still his quest was vain.
He sought it in many a monarch's Court,
And in Beauty's glittering train ;
But neither in crown, nor in diadem,
Could he find a trace of the precious gem.
"The Fairy's Quest (Verses For The Children)." by William Baron
Boon Nature yields each day a brag which we now first behold,
And trains us on to slight the new, as if it were the old:
But blest is he, who, playing deep, yet haply asks not why,
Too busied with the crowded hour to fear to live or die.
"Quatrains" by Ralph Waldo Emerson

In news:

Dog days of training camp no time to let up .
Dog days of training camp no time to let up.
"Do you feel like a veteran," he was asked on the second day of Utah Jazz training camp.
McKeen motor car to be rolled out for National Train Day.
The Office w/Will Ferrell ' Training Day '.
When will the actual training day occur.
Awaiting awards season, and revisiting ' Training Day '.
" Training Day ," the 2001 police drama for which Denzel Washington won his Oscar (on his fifth nomination).
(Each day over the next few weeks, during our pre-training camp vacation, ESPNBoston.com will highlight one behind-the-scenes Patriots employee and their role with the club.).
Portland police, Sunday Parkways, food stamps, vocational training , Columbus Day Storm, Social Security, Franklin Roosevelt.
The Waukesha Fire Department began three days of training today on a farmhouse scheduled for demolition next month near S. Oakdale Road and Highway 59.
The happiest days at the Toyota Sports Center over the past few months have been enjoyed not by the Lakers, but the Los Angeles Kings, who train in the same El Segundo complex.
I ride the train a lot—two hours a day, five days a week, for the last 12 years (and counting).
The Training Day star fears his daughter Maya, from his marriage to actress Uma Thurman, will grow up with an unhealthy obsession with being thin as young girls are bombarded by so many images of skinny celebrities.
In 38 days, training camp begins.
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In science:

Today is another training day and April has to run an extra half-mile over her earlier running distance.
Human Information Processing with the Personal Memex
She starts to drink milk and eat some fruit and cereal, when her Memex vibrates with a reminder message saying that the last time she ate fruit on the day of a training session, her stomach felt sick and she couldn’t run beyond 1.5 miles.
Human Information Processing with the Personal Memex
The subscripts 1 and 2 indicate that the corresponding training set sizes are 105 and 106 respectively. A ’-’ indicates that the solver did not finish execution even after a running for a day. A ’X’ indicates that the experiment is not applicable for the corresponding solver.
Randomized Algorithms for Large scale SVMs
In Fig. B3, we have trained the GP (adjusted its hyperparameters) on the APT data, but then conditioned it (adjusted the mean and covariance, but keeping the hyperparameters fixed) on the MOST data (shown in green, after removing the transits, and binning to two points per day for clarity).
The prevalence of dust on the exoplanet HD 189733b from Hubble and Spitzer observations
Solving this problem, and the one of handling incomplete training sets, are the key ob jectives of most present-day research efforts in the research area of the statistical mechanics of learning.
Statistical Mechanical Analysis of the Dynamics of Learning in Perceptrons
For the ASAS example, importance weighting will give large weights to the training data in the region of Amplitude < 0.5 and Period > 100 and affix small weights to data in the high-amplitude clump centered around a 300-day period.
Active Learning to Overcome Sample Selection Bias: Application to Photometric Variable Star Classification
One day, one of the trains experiences mechanical problems after traveling 40 km and has to complete the rest of the trip at half its usual speed.
Oscar's Physics Phaire: A Collection of Problems
Five days of data were used from each year as background to train the support vector machine, while ANIS simulation was used as signal.
Search for neutrino-induced cascades from gamma-ray bursts with AMANDA
For example, it has been trained on data from the ISS Early External Thermal Control System (EETCS), and succeeded in detecting an anomaly six days before standard techniques would have detected it (Figure 21) .
A Near-Term Quantum Computing Approach for Hard Computational Problems in Space Exploration
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