Wang

Definitions

  • "Ping Wang was fished out in a state of collapse."
    "Ping Wang was fished out in a state of collapse."
  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • Wang A slap; a blow.
    • n Wang See Whang.
    • Wang The jaw, jawbone, or cheek bone. "So work aye the wangs in his head."
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Additional illustrations & photos:

"Ping Wang seized his own pigtail with his mouth." "Ping Wang seized his own pigtail with his mouth."

Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n wang The jaw, jaw-bone, or cheek-bone.
    • n wang A cheek-tooth or grinder.
    • n wang A dialectal reduction of whang.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • n Wang wang (obs.) the jaw
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
OE. wange, AS. wange, wonge, cheek, jaw; akin to D. wang, OS. & OHG. wanga, G. wange,
Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
A.S. wange, cheek.

Usage

In literature:

In China eunuchs were in use during the reign of the Emperor Yen-Wang, in 781 B.C.
"History of Circumcision from the Earliest Times to the Present" by Peter Charles Remondino
What do you want, Wang?
"In Blue Creek Cañon" by Anna Chapin Ray
He called himself a "Wang," or king, and his followers called him their "Heavenly King.
"The Story of General Gordon" by Jeanie Lang
The royal museum, Wang Nah, is near the royal palace.
"Travels in the Far East" by Ellen Mary Hayes Peck
The first was Wang Feng-ao, who came with us into Honan as Mr. Goforth's personal teacher.
"How I Know God Answers Prayer" by Rosalind Goforth
Wang Chih knew something of chess, and he stepped in and watched them for a few minutes.
"The Book of Stories for the Storyteller" by Fanny E. Coe
This junk, needless to say, was that of Wang's confederate, and once on board the unhappy traveller was a doomed man.
"Life and sport in China" by Oliver G. Ready
The men who rallied round Tien Wang were schoolmasters and labourers.
"The Life of Gordon, Volume I" by Demetrius Charles Boulger
In China the new Emperor Taouk-Wang was enthroned.
"A History of the Nineteenth Century, Year by Year" by Edwin Emerson
Wang comes in with me and holds Jack.
"A Wayfarer in China" by Elizabeth Kendall
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In news:

Chien-Ming Wang wants to get back that sinking feeling .
Nationals right-hander Chien-Ming Wang has a 6.62 ERA in his four starts.
The previous post in this blog was "30 days" with Mr Wang.
Reporter Alan Wang has more spoke with him on Friday.
157 YC Wang & family Taiwan 90 5.1 Taiwan.
Yan Jun, Li Jianhong, and Wang Fan.
Vera Wang conjured up her usual magic for her latest collection, titled "Witchcraft".
Alexander Wang's sporting life .
Wang Jianzhou, Chairman and Chief Executive of China Mobile Communications Corporation.
Morrissey performs at the Wang Theatre in Boston.
Geng Wang 6-0, 2-6, 7-5.
Wang cuts short intrasquad outing because of shoulder tightness .
Xing Wei, Jimeng Sun, Xuerui Wang.
Wang Yung -ching, the founder and longtime chairman of Taiwan's biggest industrial group, has died at the age of 91.
Alexander Wang to Balenciaga.
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In science:

Kac, Ratiu and W, Wang, W1+∞ and W (g l∞) with central charge N , Commun.
Generalized vertex algebras generated by parafermion-like vertex operators
The Swensen-Wang process does not always mix rapidly.
The Randomness Recycler: A new technique for perfect sampling
This is precisely what Swendsen-Wang algorithm makes use of.
An Introduction to Monte Carlo Simulation of Statistical physics Problem
In the Swendsen-Wang algorithm we start with a spin configuration say C .
An Introduction to Monte Carlo Simulation of Statistical physics Problem
This completes the discussion on Swendsen-Wang algorithm.
An Introduction to Monte Carlo Simulation of Statistical physics Problem
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