Tyndall

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n Tyndall British physicist (born in Ireland) remembered for his experiments on the transparency of gases and the absorption of radiant heat by gases and the transmission of sound through the atmosphere; he was the first person to explain why the daylight sky is blue (1820-1893)
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Usage

In literature:

Priests and preachers everywhere now preach exactly the things for which Huss, Wyclif, Ridley, Latimer and Tyndale forfeited their lives.
"Little Journeys to the Homes of the Great, Volume 7" by Elbert Hubbard
Professor Tyndall has himself told us how and where this Address of his was composed.
"Fragments of science, V. 1-2" by John Tyndall
He knew well Herbert Spencer, Huxley, and Tyndall.
"Historical Essays" by James Ford Rhodes
But as TYNDALL says, in one case, and as I should say in the latter, all depends upon quality, efficiency, accurate adaptation to ends.
"Punch, or the London Charivari, Vol. 93, September 24, 1887" by Various
The fagots were already growing which were to burn Tyndal, the translator of the Bible.
"History of England from the Fall of Wolsey to the Death of Elizabeth. Vol. II." by James Anthony Froude
Tyndall, 87, 132, 255.
"The Religious Sentiment" by Daniel G. Brinton
Tyndall gave it forty years of service.
"A History of Science, Volume 5(of 5)" by Henry Smith Williams
And the ad-men and Metro have everything they own sunk into Tyndall's plans.
"Martyr" by Alan Edward Nourse
Tyndale, the translator of the New Testament, did duty here.
"Old and New London" by Walter Thornbury
Once I followed Tyndall's example, and converted the summit into a pass between Switzerland and Italy.
"The Silent Barrier" by Louis Tracy
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In news:

Southern Miss tabs Morehead's Donnie Tyndall as coach.
Tyndall Xtreme Ticket Tour.
Ted Marcelino, the NDP candidate ing Tyndall Park has won the seat.
He was son of the late Viola and Hubert Tyndall .
Dr Tyndall , 85, practiced family medicine in Goldsboro for almost 40 years, working with his son-in-law, Dr Howard Newell, for nine years before retiring.
Tyndall 's Casual Furniture: Successful formula for fashion highlights store.
Tyndall 's Casual Furniture is a testimony of evolution.
Tyndall Creek Furniture Company closed its doors at the end of July.
All of the victims are members of Tyndall Federal Credit Union .
Tyndall, Smith, Schaefer take on expanded roles.
PHILADELPHIA — The Emerson Group last weekend ?announced that it had added three new partners to the company, naming, Clark Tyndall, Sue Smith and Brian Schaefer to Emerson 's partner group.
Gulf Coast Salute Air Show at Tyndall AFB Postponed Till 1 pm Saturday.
Friday night we got our first look at what's left of an F-22 Raptor after it crashed at Tyndall Air Force Base and then caught on fire.
925 N Tyndall Ave, Tucson Central Arizona.
SALEMBURG — Mrs Lena Bertha Lisi, 90, of 4494 Tyndall Bridge Road, died on Wednesday, Nov 28, 2012 at Autumn Wind Assisted Living in Roseboro.
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In science:

Wills Physics Laboratory, University of Bristol, Tyndall Avenue, Bristol.
The Wonders of Levitation
Wills Physics Laboratory, University of Bristol, Tyndall Avenue, Bristol, BS8 1TL, United Kingdom We show that a physical property can be entirely separated from the object it belongs to, hence realizing a complete quantum Cheshire cat.
The Complete Quantum Cheshire Cat
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