Wem

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Wem Spot; blemish; harm; hurt. "Withouten wem of you, through foul and fair."
    • n Wem The abdomen; the uterus; the womb.
    • v. t Wem To stain; to blemish; to harm; to corrupt.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n wem A spot; scar; fault; blemish; taint.
    • n wem A spot; scar; fault; blemish; taint.
    • wem To corrupt; vitiate.
    • n wem The belly; the wame.
    • wem An old form of warn.
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
AS. wam, wamm,

Usage

In literature:

Be of good cheer, you will come off without either scar or scratch, wem or wound.
"The Fair Maid of Perth" by Sir Walter Scott
Now the Deel a Ma sol, Sir, gin ye touch yer Steel, Ise whip mine through yer Wem.
"The Busie Body" by Susanna Centlivre
The lyon fell deed on the grounde Rycharde felt no wem ne wounde.
"The Bay State Monthly, Volume 3, No. 2" by Various
The Wem branch never matured, the link with Denbighshire only after many years, and then to Wrexham and not Ruabon.
"The Story of the Cambrian" by C. P. Gasquoine
Mr. Wem has left our church and gone to a church in London.
"Talkers" by John Bate
He founded an Arabic lecture at Cambridge, and a grammar-school at Wem, in Shropshire.
"Old and New London" by Walter Thornbury
Und wem von uns wird ihr Herz sich zuneigen?
"Aus meinem Königreich" by Carmen Sylva
Down the hill at a canter, which presently carried it rejoicing into Wem.
"Ovington's Bank" by Stanley J. Weyman
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In poetry:

Wem mein Singen nicht gefaellt,
Mag es immer Schnadern nennen.
Will uns nur die neidsche Welt
Als versuchte Trinker kennen.
"Die Ente" by Gotthold Ephraim Lessing

In news:

Larks win consolation match in WEM tournament.
WEM Automation CEO Ernest Bollinger Retires.
After more than 30 years with WEM Automation, Ernest R Bollinger, Jr has decided to retire as President and CEO of WEM Automation, Inc.
Ayers leaving mark at WEM .
Track meet likely when Thunder face WEM at state.
Service Providers Can Benefit from WEM Information Gap, Report Says.
FatWire Software today announced that La Vanguardia Digital ( www.lavanguardia.es), one of Spain's premier online publishers, has chosen FatWire's Web Experience Management (WEM) solutions for the management of their web presence.
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In science:

We use Table XXIV of (Chandrasekhar 1960, called C60 in the following) for the polarized emission from an optical thick atmosphere to calculate the statistical weight wem for the chosen emission direction in the PF, and to calculate the initial polarization Π of the photon.
Tests of General Relativity in the Strong Gravity Regime Based on X-Ray Spectropolarimetric Observations of Black Holes in X-Ray Binaries
The factors wem and Wsc are the statistical weights for the emission process and all scattering processes, respectively.
Tests of General Relativity in the Strong Gravity Regime Based on X-Ray Spectropolarimetric Observations of Black Holes in X-Ray Binaries
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