# apery

## Definitions

• WordNet 3.6
• n apery the act of mimicking; imitative behavior
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
• Apery A place where apes are kept.
• Apery The practice of aping; an apish action.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
• n apery A collection of apes; a place where apes are kept.
• n apery The qualities or tricks of apes; the practice of aping; imitation.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
• Apery conduct of one who apes, any ape-like action: a colony of apes
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## Etymology

Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
A.S. apa; Ger. affe.

## Usage

### In literature:

When seen he was suffering with pain in the stomach, and was advised to eat much heavy food and avoid aperients.
"Anomalies and Curiosities of Medicine" by George M. Gould
In addition to this it possesses gentle aperient properties, which render it particularly wholesome.
"Eight Years' Wandering in Ceylon" by Samuel White Baker
Immediate and large bleeding from the arm, cupping at the back of the neck, leeches to the temples, aperients Nos.
"Enquire Within Upon Everything" by Anonymous
Fontanellam aperi juxta occipitum, aut brachium.
"The Anatomy of Melancholy" by Democritus Junior
This will, in the majority of cases, enable her to do without an aperient.
"Searchlights on Health" by B. G. Jefferis and J. L. Nichols
A mild effervescing aperient, like Moxon's is very convenient.
"The Art of Travel" by Francis Galton
Another says, that women's only idea in medicine is calomel and aperients.
"Notes on Nursing" by Florence Nightingale
FOR A GENTLE APERIENT, OR LAXATIVE, take one or not more than two and preferably in the morning, on an empty stomach.
"The People's Common Sense Medical Adviser in Plain English" by R. V. Pierce
Brown bread and oatmeal porridge have also an aperient effect.
"Papers on Health" by John Kirk
This will, in the majority of cases, enable her to do without an aperient.
"Searchlights on Health: Light on Dark Corners" by B.G. Jefferis
Domine, labia mea aperies: et os meum annuntiabit laudem tuam.
"The St. Gregory Hymnal and Catholic Choir Book" by Various
The secret, though, is, I fancy, in the olive oil, which is an excellent aperient.
"The Woman Beautiful" by Helen Follett Stevans
Dispensatory: Described as a cathartic with roots tonic and aperient.
"The Sacred Formulas of the Cherokees" by James Mooney
The bowels were regulated by aperient pills of pulv.
"An Account of the Foxglove and some of its Medical Uses" by William Withering
But they've answered a lady who's bin in much the same situation as me aperiently.
"Vice Versa" by F. Anstey
The patient should then be induced to swallow some aperient liquid, an infusion of senna, so as to induce three or four evacuations.
"Zoonomia, Vol. II" by Erasmus Darwin
Aperient salts should be taken to keep the bowels loose.
"The Home Medical Library, Volume II (of VI)" by Various
Castor oil, senna, jalap, jalapine, and scammony are simple aperients.
"The Mother's Manual of Children's Diseases" by Charles West, M.D.
Aperient, sudorific, and diuretic.
"The Leper in England: with some account of English lazar-houses" by Robert Charles Hope
The old Lady Webster dinner pill is an excellent tonic aperient.
"Arteriosclerosis and Hypertension:" by Louis Marshall Warfield
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### In science:

In the discussion following this entry in , it is stated that the specialisation x = 1 yields a continued fraction for ζ (3) which is “of crucial importance” in the work of Ap´ery .
A simplification of Ap\'ery's proof of the irrationality of \zeta(3)
Ap´ery in a biographical note on his father R.
A simplification of Ap\'ery's proof of the irrationality of \zeta(3)
Ap´ery, states that the construction in is motivated from a “number table due to Ramanujan”.
A simplification of Ap\'ery's proof of the irrationality of \zeta(3)
In Sec. 4, we end with some concluding remarks on the comparison with Ap´ery’s approach, the relation to the Ramanujan’s continued fraction and generalisations to other constants.
A simplification of Ap\'ery's proof of the irrationality of \zeta(3)
Comparison with Ap´ery’s approach: At this point, we would like to stress that the construction of the tables pi,j and qi,j is entirely from and it is Ap´ery’s method that we have adapted for the proof of Prop. 1.
A simplification of Ap\'ery's proof of the irrationality of \zeta(3)
Relation to Ramanujan’s continued fraction: Now we sketch a proof that Ap´ery’s approach of viewing each row as a continued fraction recovers the intimate connection with Ramanujan’s continued fraction (2).
A simplification of Ap\'ery's proof of the irrationality of \zeta(3)
Thus, we see that the point of view in gives a clear link with (2) and bolsters the claim that Ap´ery’s constructions were indeed motivated from (2).
A simplification of Ap\'ery's proof of the irrationality of \zeta(3)
We must mention at this point that the idea of using (2) to produce such a startling diophantine application is a testimony of the genius of Ap´ery.
A simplification of Ap\'ery's proof of the irrationality of \zeta(3)
Ap´ery, Interpolation de fractions continues et irrationalit´e de certaines constantes. C.T.H.S., Bul l. de la Sect. des Sc. (Math.) III Bibl.
A simplification of Ap\'ery's proof of the irrationality of \zeta(3)
Ap´ery’s proof of the irrationality of ζ (3) (An informal report).
A simplification of Ap\'ery's proof of the irrationality of \zeta(3)
Also, by Apery’s theorem, the number ζ (3) is irrational.
A Note on Arithmetical Properties of Multiple Zeta Values
In the case of k = 1, Apery proved that ζ (3) is irrational number.
Euler Numbers and polynomials associated with zeta functions
A. van der Poorten, A proof that Euler missed: Ap´ery’s proof of the irrationality of ζ (3), Math.
An Euler-type formula for $\beta(2n)$ and closed-form expressions for a class of zeta series
D Zagier (2009) Integral solutions of Ap´ery-like recurrence equations.
Lattice Green functions in all dimensions
Apery basis for R, and that R satisﬁes the BF condition.
Associated graded rings of one-dimensional analytically irreducible rings II
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