Wegener

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n Wegener German geophysicist who proposed the theory of continental drift (1880-1930)
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Usage

In literature:

Lieutenant Hall Wegener (of the German Theatre).
"New York Times Current History: The European War, Vol 2, No. 1, April, 1915" by Various
Malan (Hoofd van Afdeeling Wegen).
"The Transvaal from Within" by J. P. Fitzpatrick
Wegener, R. Die Buehneneinrichtung des Shakespeareschen Theaters nach der zeitgenoessischen Dramen.
"The Facts About Shakespeare" by William Allan Nielson
Romantic student clubs at Lutter's and Wegener's wine-rooms left nothing untried to lure him to their nocturnal carousals.
"Jewish Literature and Other Essays" by Gustav Karpeles
Wegen, what are you doing?
"Withered Leaves. Vol. I. (of III)" by Rudolf von Gottschall
Wegen shook himself like a dog coming out of the water.
"Withered Leaves. Vol. II. (of III)" by Rudolf von Gottschall
Wegen visited Olga as frequently as his time permitted him, which it did every day.
"Withered Leaves. Vol. III.(of III)" by Rudolf von Gottschall
At Frankfort, it was Wegener, a young theologian, with a warm heart, and great zeal for knowledge.
"Famous Men of Science" by Sarah K. Bolton
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In poetry:

Die leek omlaaggebleven,
Maar rijst ons tegen
In blind ontzweven
Naar ongekende wegen.
"Niets Bindt Zoo Ongelijken" by Pieter Cornelis Boutens
Vleuglings vindt de gouden wegen
Waar uw aadmen juichen wordt,
Tot uw zang in vuren regen
Naar de koele vore stort;
"Leeuwerik" by Pieter Cornelis Boutens
Zoo saam doen twee een korte poos
Over een wijd gebied!...
Nog liggen wegen eindeloos
Voor morgen in 't verschiet!...
"Avondwandeling" by Pieter Cornelis Boutens
Auch Schaetze hab ich nie begehrt.
Was hilft es sie auf kurzen Wegen
Fuer Diebe mehr als sich zu hegen,
Wo man das wenigste verzehrt?
"Ich" by Gotthold Ephraim Lessing
Lief, ik kan geen tranen vinden
Als mijn hart hem elders peist,
Waar zijn ziel met de beminde
Sterren van den avond rijst
En ons, dagelijks verblinden,
Hooger wegen wijst.
"Bij Een Doode" by Pieter Cornelis Boutens

In news:

Of the four extant versions of this perennial horror classic, Paul Wegener's 1920 version remains the best.
Ralph Timmermann, Alfred Wegener Institute.
( Courtesy Keith Wegen, The Denver Post ).
Christopher Wegener , 63, of Walcott, passed away Saturday, Nov 24, 2012 at his home.
COLUMBIA — Leslie "Spencer" Wegener was a man who didn't have to be asked twice to do something, said his friend, Virgil Gardner.
Funeral services for Loretta Wegener , 87, of Spencer, will be held at 10:30 am Saturday, March 12, 2011, at Bethany Lutheran Church.
Carl Wegener (Photo courtesy Graphique, Inc.).
Wegener has received orders totaling more than $1.4 million from one of its largest customers for the new Unity 552 enterprise media receiver.
Beat the Eggs and Whip the Cream: Harvest Fair Showcase chef Donna Wegener cooks up a storm of a first course.
Chef Donna Wegener has a full plate.
TOOL FOR DIAGNOSIS AND MARKER OF DISEASE ACTIVITY IN WEGENER 'S GRANULOMATOSIS.
Testing on a new route using the 495 Express Lanes "went very well," Fairfax Connector's Christy Wegener says.
When security supervisor Chad Wegener showed up for work at the Courthouse Wednesday, he had no idea it would be his last day there.
Testing on a new route using the 495 Express Lanes "went very well," Fairfax Connector 's Christy Wegener says.
Incline senior Michael Wegener dives for a catch during the Highlanders' game at Battle Mountain on Friday.
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In science:

Wegener, The Complexity of Boolean Functions, Wiley-Teubner Series in Computer Science, John Wiley, B.G.
Analysis of random Boolean networks using the average sensitivity
Mathias, Ra jkumar Roy, David Davis, Riccardo Poli, Karthik Balakrishnan, Vasant Honavar, Günter Rudolph, Joachim Wegener, Larry Bull, Mitchell A.
Analysis of first prototype universal intelligence tests: evaluating and comparing AI algorithms and humans
Recently, Podg´orski and Wegener (2011) derived a method of moments-based estimation procedure for these types of models.
Spatial Mat\'ern fields driven by non-Gaussian noise
Wegener, The Complexity of Boolean Functions.
On reliable computation by noisy random Boolean formulas
Dat kan allemaal alleen maar omdat radio pulsars heel klein zijn, rond de 20 km doorsnede, maar toch meer wegen dan de zon (terwijl de zon zelf 1.400.000 km doorsnede is).
Radio Pulsars
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