animal black


  • WordNet 3.6
    • n animal black black substance containing char in the form of carbonized bone; used as a black pigment
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In literature:

A black man-shape, with sullen, animal face and pointed head, came slowly erect and staggered upon the floor.
"Astounding Stories, March, 1931" by Various
The little black pad passed from hand to hand and an animated discussion took place.
"The Fifth-Dimension Tube" by William Fitzgerald Jenkins
His armor was black as space, and so was his animal.
"The Dueling Machine" by Benjamin William Bova
At one time it was the custom to hurl animals suspected of being evil spirits into its black depths.
"Legends & Romances of Brittany" by Lewis Spence
Nor I don't like all these frightfully lively human beings down there with their black animal eyes.
"The German Classics of the Nineteenth and Twentieth Centuries" by Various
But still the royal animal crouched and skulked, and still the black beaters shrieked, howled, and gesticulated.
"Miss Cayley's Adventures" by Grant Allen
And after the sounds, creeping slowly like some timid animal, there came into the room a small black figure just visible in the faint starlight.
"Jimbo" by Algernon Blackwood
There was a large wampum belt of black and white beads woven into figures of persons and animals and flowers.
"Boys' Book of Frontier Fighters" by Edwin L. Sabin
A black animal came running over the snow.
"The Old Willow Tree and Other Stories" by Carl Ewald
The black objects are twice as numerous as before, moving about with increased animation.
"Our campaign around Gettysburg" by John Lockwood
Seeing it the black sheik's brother-in-law, who had been making himself so useful, ran after the animal as if to fetch it back.
"The Boy Slaves" by Mayne Reid
The owner of the animal stepped quickly forward, a black scowl on his face.
"Bring Me His Ears" by Clarence E. Mulford
Even the heavy animal slumber of the blacks was broken by the scream that issued from the hut of Captain Inocencio.
"The Crimson Gardenia and Other Tales of Adventure" by Rex Beach
From where they stood they could see the cage, and the crouching form of a black animal beside it, evidently in the trap.
"Northern Diamonds" by Frank Lillie Pollock
The black, animal bodies were upon them.
"Brood of the Dark Moon" by Charles Willard Diffin
Somewhere below him an unidentified animal crashed noisily through the thick undergrowth and moved deeper into the black shadows.
"Warrior of the Dawn" by Howard Carleton Browne
The animal's head was first covered by a black cloth for five minutes and then exposed for three minutes.
"The Galaxy, April, 1877" by Various
The Gordon setter, the chief Scottish variety, is a heavier animal with coarser hair, black-and-tan in colour.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 8, Slice 6" by Various
There was no mistaking the large fine animals, white, but speckled all over with bluish black.
"A Veldt Vendetta" by Bertram Mitford
Of a yellowish orange colour, striped with black under the horns and down the forehead, they had seemed heavy, lumbering animals.
"The Ruined Cities of Zululand" by Hugh Mulleneux Walmsley

In poetry:

So have I seen, in black and white
A prating thing, a Magpye hight,
Majestically stalk; A stately, worthless animal,
That plies the tongue, and wags the tail,
All flutter, pride, and talk.
"In Imitation of E. of Dorset : Artemisia" by Alexander Pope

In news:

MARQUETTE, MI – ( Great Lakes Radio News ) – UPAWS, the animal shelter for Marquette County is featuring a promotion entitled "Back in Black" this month.
ANIMALS, METRO PARK DRIVE : A dead black cat was found by a resident on her patio Dec 5.
'Black Dynamite ' gets animated treatment.
Michael Jai White, shown at the "Black Dynamite " premiere in 2009, reprises his role in the animated series.
'Black Dynamite ' Gets Animated Treatment.
The habitat, open 24 hours a day, has about 500 animals, including 10 pink flamingos and a pond of black swans, ducks, helmet guineafowls and a variety of fish.
Black dogs are not adopted as frequently as other animals because their facial features blend in, and therefore do not stand out to potential families.
Gracie is an experimental, Electronica, shoe gaze kind of group with clear influences including more recent Animal Collective and Black Dice.
Black and gold animals offered for half price .
And anyone walking into the shelter wearing black-and-gold Saints colors may adopt an animal for half price .
Black and gold animals offered for half price.
The man whose car struck a 180-pound black bear in Bay County's Garfield Township last week says he plans to make a rug out of the animal's hide.
Black Pine Animal Sanctuary - 1426 W 300 N. April 8, 2011 Updated Oct 3, 2012 at 12:27 PM EST.
VERNON — An animal-rights activist was found not guilty last night of intentionally feeding black bears at her Vernon Township home.
In the final hour of the show Brian talks to Linda Estrada, President/Executive Director of the Animal Welfare League, about their Black 'Fur' Day event.

In science:

The animation shows the gradual collapse of the shell on to the black hole.
Numerical hydrodynamics in general relativity
The animation also shows a moderately relativistic shock wave (Lorentz factor ∼ 1.2) appearing at t ∼ 36 (code units; yellow-white colors), which eventually is followed by two opposite moving shocks (along the infalling z direction) which propagate along the atmosphere surrounding the black hole.
Numerical hydrodynamics in general relativity
In our “jaguar ” example, for instance, we may fin d one topic to be strongly ”, etc., while another topic may associated with words “cars”, “automotive ”, “parts”, “jag be associated with words “animals”, “cats”, “cute ”, “black ”, etc., and still another with “guitar ”, “fender ”, “music ”, etc. and so on.
Modeling Social Annotation: a Bayesian Approach