apar

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n apar South American armadillo with three bands of bony plates
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Apar (Zoöl) See Mataco.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n apar The mataco; the tolypeutine or three-banded armadillo of South America (Dasypus or Tolypeutes tricinctus), a small species capable of rolling it self up into a complete ball. It is also notable for walking on the tips of the fore claws, the two outer toes being much reduced, while the third is greatly developed. There are other species of Tolypeutes (which see).
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
Native name apara,

Usage

In literature:

But a few minutes later he called to me again, and I moved to the Doorstep, where I sat listening, while aparently admiring the sea.
"Bab: A Sub-Deb" by Mary Roberts Rinehart
Of armadilloes three species occur, namely, the Dasypus minutus or pichy, the D. villosus or peludo, and the apar.
"A Naturalist's Voyage Round the World" by Charles Darwin
He found himself seated in a little bare apare apartment half charred by fire, and having damp straw for flooring.
"A Prisoner of Morro" by Upton Sinclair
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In news:

A house is left damaged after an aparent tornado hit on Saturday, April 14, in Thurman, Iowa.
Aparently, you will live long and prosper.
0Firefighters respond to 5-alarm Quincy aparment fire near 5th and Maple .
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In science:

The resolution of this aparent puzzle was done in by noticing that the boundary of the open string in T dual y µ coordinates corresponds to xµ → ∞ in the original AdS5 coordinates.
Gluon scattering in ${\cal N}=4$ Super Yang-Mills at finite temperature
Our aim is to translate this statement into a high probability statement for the relation of the random variables Aj and APar .
3-Connected Cores In Random Planar Graphs
Apar t from its simplicity this model is very appealing, because, as has been observed, the group A4 is broken in a specific way.
Proceedings of the first workshop on Flavor Symmetries and consequences in Accelerators and Cosmology (FLASY2011)
Indirect dark matter searches through astrophysical observations are not currently probing the model apar t from some small regions of the parameter space where the dark matter annihilation cross section is enhanced via a Breit-Wigner resonance.
Proceedings of the first workshop on Flavor Symmetries and consequences in Accelerators and Cosmology (FLASY2011)
Most of the decay modes remain the same, apar t from the ones into the iner t Higgs bosons, for which the coupling now is larger, leading to larger par tial decay widths.
Proceedings of the first workshop on Flavor Symmetries and consequences in Accelerators and Cosmology (FLASY2011)
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