• Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Ure (Zoöl) The urus.
    • v. t Ure To use; to exercise; to inure; to accustom by practice. "The French soldiers . . . from their youth have been practiced and ured in feats of arms."
    • n Ure Use; practice; exercise. "Let us be sure of this, to put the best in ure That lies in us."
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n ure Operation; use; practice.
    • ure To work; practise; inure; exercise.
    • n ure Fortune; destiny.
    • n ure The urus.
    • ure A Middle English form of our.
    • n ure A Middle English form of hour.
    • n ure Soil: as, an ill ure (a bad soil).
    • n ure See ewer.
    • n ure A termination of Latin origin, appearing in the formation of many nouns, as in aperture, armature, juncture, scripture, texture, fissure, pressure, etc. It is sometimes used as an English formative, as in wafture.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • n Ure ūr (obs.) practice, operation
    • v.t., v.i Ure to work, exercise
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
OE. ure, OF. oevre, ovre, ouvre, work, F. œuvre, L. opera,. See Opera Operate, and cf. Inure Manure


In literature:

There is a lot of ole theves wil make al they kin of u ef u dont kepe ure i skined.
"Little Lord Fauntleroy" by Frances Hodgson Burnett
URE'S DICTIONARY of Arts and Manufactures.
"Notes and Queries, Number 57, November 30, 1850" by Various
FIGUR: fig'ure; figura'tion; configura'tion; disfig'ure; prefig'ure; transfig'ure.
"New Word-Analysis" by William Swinton
URE'S Dictionary of Arts and Sciences, with Supplement.
"Louis' School Days" by E. J. May
Meanwhile Yocupicio caches arms in Ures and the bland Japanese continue charting the harbors and coast lines.
"Secret Armies" by John L. Spivak
They had a park "six miles in compass," and the fishing in the Ure.
"Bell's Cathedrals: The Cathedral Church of Ripon" by Cecil Walter Charles Hallett
For four years he had defied thee as the ure-ox defies the bear.
"A Struggle for Rome, v. 1" by Felix Dahn
It is situated on the slope of a hill on the right bank of the Orne at its confluence with the Ure.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 2, Slice 5" by Various
Meanwhile, he had been selected as aide-de-camp by General d'Ure de Molans.
"Napoleon's Marshals" by R. P. Dunn-Pattison
Eornustlice gebiddaeth eow ethus; Faeder ure þu þe.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 3, Slice 7" by Various
The brewers and distillers, such as M'Ewan, Usher and Ure, have been amongst the most generous benefactors of the city.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 8, Slice 10" by Various
Away we rambled across the Ure to a small wooded hollow at the foot of Whitfell, in the hills which shut out Swaledale.
"A Month in Yorkshire" by Walter White
Middleham {83} is about a mile and a half above the junction of the Ure and the Cover.
"Richard III: His Life & Character" by Clements R. Markham
For this insolent proceed-ure the emperor determined to depose him, and drive him from Rome.
"Monks, Popes, and their Political Intrigues" by John Alberger
This Gill commithe to Ure.
"Climbing in The British Isles. Vol. 1 - England" by W. P. Haskett Smith
The armies struck at Myton Meadows, near the confluence of the Swale and Ure, on September the 13th.
"Curious Church Customs" by Various
Ure eh-dhyrla sind ure eagan, thurh dha besceawadh ure sawul swa hwaet swa heo widhutan gewilnadh.
"The Homilies of the Anglo-Saxon Church" by Ælfric
He slew, four strong ure-oxen, and last a savage shelk.
"The Nibelungenlied" by Unknown
Ure, Dr., opinions of, 10.
"Omphalos" by Philip Henry Gosse
Ure puts the specific gravity at .24 and this is concurred in by Brisbane.
"Cork: Its Origin and Industrial Uses" by Gilbert E. Stecher

In poetry:

Little John took none other meas-ure
But his bow-e tree,
And of every handfull that he met
He leapt ouer foot-es three.
"Robin Hood" by Henry Morley
Scathelock stood full still and lough,
And said, "By God allmight,
John may give him the better meas-ure,
For it cost him but light."
"Robin Hood" by Henry Morley
"By Teviot, Tees and Avon, by Esk and Ure and Tweed,
Here's many a trusty henchmen would rally to your need;
By Itchen, Test and Waveney, by Tamar, Trent and Ouse,
Here's many a loyal servant will help you if you choose."
"The Song Of The Mill" by Cicely Fox Smith

In news:

Mrs Foster retired as a bookkeeper with Ure Insurance Agency, Fulton.
KINGSTON — The University of Rhode Island is home to many scholars and researchers who have been recognized within their respective disciplines, and the department of Landscape Architect ure is no different.
Case Brown is the recipient of the Prince Charitable Trusts Rome Prize for landscape architect ure.
D uring hard times, it is only natural that we should spend a good deal of time blaming the villains.
0 D uring the post-midnight hours last Friday, the Senate and House both approved their respective versions of Medicare "reform" legislation, with the all but full-throated approval of the Bush White House.
0 D uring Hurricane Katrina, I often found myself thinking that at least after an earthquake's over, you're dry.
County Council member David Ure says he thinks the county should live within the financial limitations they're facing now – including the fact that citizen petition drives this year blocked two tax increases voted by the Council.
Pre$$ ure lo$$ tran$late$ to ca$h.
Calvin Klein Ure Displaying 1 to 2 (of 2 products).
Summit County Council Members Dave Ure and Sally Elliott along with county assessor Steve Martin and Treasurer Corie Forsling examine the provisional and absentee ballots at Monday's official canvass of votes.
P ure summer time bliss, happy, laughing children enjoying a day at the beach eating hot dogs, pizza, chips and drinks.
That's the word from Dr Keith Ure, a recent arrival in Sequim and one of two physicians now staffing the clinic.
D uring the 2008 campaign, Barack Obama's most loyal and affectionate constituency was one that cannot legally vote in US elections: foreigners.
Madeleine Albright's mea-s-ure as secretary of state (1997-2001) could be taken by comparing her to Warren Christopher, her predecessor, and Colin Powell, her successor.
D uring the 10 years I spent semi-unemployed (aka: full-time freelancing), I never had a chore to do.

In science:

We fix adjusted almost complex struct ures on W and X0 which agree on the common part.
Effect of Legendrian Surgery
Furthermore, short–term terval between 0.7 and 1.2 Gyr (filled dots in Figtemporal variations of CA are large and irregular for ure 1), was achieved after the analysis of 5 stars in active stars and small and regular for inactive ones NGC 5822 and IC 4756, together with the older data (Vaughan 1980).
The discontinuous nature of chromospheric activity evolution
The next lemma shows that this condition is sufficient to ens ure that the game terminates after a finite number of steps.
Playing Muller Games in a Hurry
The difficulty lies in the dynamic range: small-scale struct ure would need to be resolved, along with the complicated feedback mechanisms regulating it1 .
The distribution of Lyman-limit absorption systems during and after reionization
Note. — All statistical quantities are obtained from the Fig ures 1 and 2 with the method described in section 3.
Magnetic Field Properties in High Mass Star Formation from Large to Small Scales - A Statistical Analysis from Polarization Data
Some examples of distribution function given by (5) are in fig ure 1.
Some notes on biasedness and unbiasedness of two-sample Kolmogorov-Smirnov test
Ures in the paper On manifolds supporting quasi-Anosov diffeomorphisms we have studied the case of quasi-Anosov diffeomorphism in the 3-dimensional case proving that it is either Anosov or admits at least a codimension one hyperbolic repeller and a codimension one hyperbolic attractor.
Problems from Topology Proceedings
The small deviations between the reconstruction and the exact solution mainly re flect depart ures from the log-normal behaviour that are ascribed to highly non-linear objects in overdense regions.
Recovering the topology of the IGM at z~2
Note that scaling the first derivatives does not affect the tree struct ures.
Adaptive Base Class Boost for Multi-class Classification
We may add the respective meas ures µ, and ϕµ.
Fourier multipliers for non-symmetric L\'evy processes
The spider positions are indicated in the fig ure, and Table 3 describes diameters and spider thickness.
Multi-stage four-quadrant phase mask: achromatic coronagraph for space-based and ground-based telescopes
FigdpT dy · BR(J ψ → µ+µ− ) in three ure 2 shows the prompt differential cross section d2 σ rapidity ranges, together with statistical and systematic uncertainties (except the luminosity one), added in quadrature.
Heavy flavor physics with CMS
Ures were kind to comunicate an alternative proof of this lemma by using an adaptation of an argument due to Haefliger for branched foliations (it should appear in [RHRHU2 ]).
Partial hyperbolicity and foliations in $\mathbb{T}^3$
Ures, Density of accessibility for partially hyperbolic diffeomorphisms with one-dimensional center.
Partial hyperbolicity and foliations in $\mathbb{T}^3$
Ures, A non dynamical ly coherent example in T3 , In preparation. [So] V.V.
Partial hyperbolicity and foliations in $\mathbb{T}^3$