• WordNet 3.6
    • n Zimmer a light enclosing framework (trade name Zimmer) with rubber castors or wheels and handles; helps invalids or the handicapped or the aged to walk
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In literature:

He is the silent partner in the firm of Woertz und Zimmer, and it is not a paying business either.
"Frances Waldeaux" by Rebecca Harding Davis
The porter Joseph Zimmer had had a long and roundabout journey.
"Mr. Standfast" by John Buchan
He met Laramie, Morton, Zimmer, and others of like character; a secret club had been formed; and all the members were ready for action.
"The Lone Star Ranger" by Zane Grey
He repeated the word morgen, and we insisted on zimmer and bett.
"The Adventures of Harry Richmond, Complete" by George Meredith
Professor Zimmer, however, supposes that the Fionn saga took shape during the Norse occupation from the ninth century onwards.
"The Religion of the Ancient Celts" by J. A. MacCulloch
Through this I was to cultivate Zimmer, and then other ranchers whom we should decide could be let into the secret.
"The Rustlers of Pecos County" by Zane Grey
How did the Baron de Zimmer happen to be in that lonely wilderness at such a time?
"The Man-Wolf and Other Tales" by Emile Erckmann and Alexandre Chatrian
Attend the burial of Hannah Zimmers, wife of Christian Zimmers.
"Life and Labors of Elder John Kline, the Martyr Missionary" by John Kline
Zimmer (l. c. p. 14) points out that in Arrian, Indica, iv.
"India: What can it teach us?" by F. Max Müller
His son was taking dancing lessons of Herr Zimmer, who had taught me to waltz twenty years before.
"Memoirs" by Charles Godfrey Leland
ZIMMER, H. Altindisches Leben (Berlin, 1879).
"Introduction to the History of Religions" by Crawford Howell Toy
Zimmer said that all this proceeded from the evil drugs which the doctors invented.
"The Conscript" by Émile Erckmann
Private William I. Zimmer, captured.
"The Bright Side of Prison Life" by Samuel A. Swiggett
In this he has been followed by Zimmer, who bases his argument on the Pictish rule of succession.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 5, Slice 5" by Various
SILAS R. ZIMMER, Clerk, enlisted July, 20th, 1858.
"History of the Dewitt guard, company A, 50th regiment National guard, state of New York" by Unknown
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 10, Slice 1" by Various
I looked at him in astonishment, and recognized Commandant Zimmer.
"The Blockade of Phalsburg" by Émile Erckmann
Zimmer was killed last night.
"The Invasion of France in 1814" by Émile Erckmann
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 12, Slice 1" by Various
This increase takes place, according to Zimmer, up to the fourteenth day.
"A System of Practical Medicine by American Authors, Vol. I" by Various

In news:

Hans Zimmer replaces rocker for film score.
Emily Zimmer, Rosemount Town Pages.
Science writer Carl Zimmer spoke with Wilson .
Carl Zimmer writes frequently for the New York Times.
Zimmer Empire Maker Unbridled.
Marshall's dad, Steve Zimmer , was impaired by polio as a child but grew up living the cowboy lifestyle despite the disease.
Hans Zimmer Develops Free, Interactive 'Dark Knight Rises' Soundtrack App.
Hans Zimmer attends "The Dark Knight Rises" world premiere in New York City.
Firefighters battle the blaze at the Zimmer 's house in Wright Township, Sept 29, 2008.
Erin Zimmer is the Washingtonian's first dining intern.
Hoboken Mayor Zimmer orders mandatory evacuation of street-level and basement apartments.
Hoboken mayor Dawn Zimmer has ordered the mandatory evacuation of basement apartments in the city.
Mindy Fry and Josh Zimmer .
The Zimmer Children's Museum is dedicated to teaching people about the BIG IDEAS of global citizenship, community responsibility, and cultural sensitivity.
Kentucky's own Horror and Urban Fantasy author Stephen Zimmer is coming to Louisville's 4th Street Live for a book signing this Saturday.

In science:

Perhaps the deepest result in the sub ject is the Stuck-Zimmer Theorem [SZ94] that there are no non-obvious IRS’s of higher rank simple Lie groups.
Invariant random subgroups of the free group
Zimmer, Ergodic Theory and Semisimple Groups.
Ergodic actions of countable groups and finite generating partitions
Zimmer, 1998, “Statistical prediction and experimental verification of concatenations of fibre optic components with polarization dependent loss”, J.
Quantum Cryptography
Equip the foliation (N , FN ) with any choice of finite, transverse, holonomy quasi-invariant measure ν (see Hurder [Hu] or Zimmer [Zi] for the definition and existence).
Some recent applications of the barycenter method in geometry
Zimmer, Ergodic theory, semisimple Lie groups, and foliations by manifolds of negative curvature, Inst.
Some recent applications of the barycenter method in geometry
Details concerning the measurement system can be found in the work of Nawrodt et al. [27, 28] and Zimmer et al. .
On the mechanical quality factors of cryogenic test masses from fused silica and crystalline quartz
For a review on loss mechanisms in crystalline quartz see the work of Zimmer et al. .
On the mechanical quality factors of cryogenic test masses from fused silica and crystalline quartz
Lett. A Heinert D, Zimmer A, Nawrodt R, Koettig T, Schwarz C, Hudl M, Vodel W, T¨unnermann A and Seidel P 2007 High-sensitivity tool for studying phonon related mechanical losses in low loss materials, arXiv:0709.2093v1 [cond-mat.other], accepted for publication in J.
On the mechanical quality factors of cryogenic test masses from fused silica and crystalline quartz
Zimmer, Computation of the N´eron-Tate height on elliptic curves, Math.
An oft cited letter from Tate to Serre on computing local heights on elliptic curves
Zimmer, Ergodic theory and semisimple groups.
Amalgamated free product over Cartan subalgebra, II. Supplementary results & Examples
Previously it was shown by Adams that a group ME to a hyperbolic group must have a finite centre [Ada95], and that it is not isomorphic to a product of infinite groups [Ada94] (see also Zimmer’s [Zim83]).
Ideal bicombings for hyperbolic groups and applications
Zimmer, Amenable ergodic group actions and an application to Poisson boundaries of random walks, J.
Ideal bicombings for hyperbolic groups and applications
When the acting group is a higher rank lattice, this question falls into Zimmer’s program for classifying volume preserving ergodic actions of higher rank lattices on closed manifolds [Z].
Weakly hyperbolic actions of Kazhdan groups on tori
Zimmer, Ergodic theory and semisimple groups, Birkh¨auser, 1984. , Kazhdan groups acting on compact manifolds, Invent.
The Baum-Connes conjecture for countable subgroups of SL(2)
Following works of Furstenberg and Nevo and Zimmer we present an outline of a theory of stationary (or m-stationary) dynamical systems for a general acting group G equipped with a probability measure m.
Stationary dynamical systems