• WordNet 3.6
    • n campana the shape of a bell
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • Campana (Eccl) A church bell.
    • Campana (Doric Arch) Same as Gutta.
    • Campana (Bot) The pasque flower.
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
LL. campana, bell. Cf. Campanle


In literature:

Campana fell, with a bullet through his heart.
"Murat" by Alexandre Dumas, Pere
Campana fell, with a bullet through his heart.
"Celebrated Crimes, Complete" by Alexandre Dumas, Pere
Campana, with great kindness, immediately invited me to his house.
"Tom Cringle's Log" by Michael Scott
"The Man Who Laughs" by Victor Hugo
After inspecting the ponchos, we breakfasted with some friends, and about noon started in the train for Campana.
"A Voyage in the 'Sunbeam'" by Annie Allnut Brassey
This Hotel de la Ville was once the palace and museum of the Marquis Campana.
"Fair Italy, the Riviera and Monte Carlo" by W. Cope Devereux
Intonat e caelis vox campana Michaelis.
"A History of Horncastle from the earliest period to the present time" by James Conway Walter
He having usurped the title of king, went to Campana, escorted by nine thousand Indian warriors.
"The Philippine Islands, 1493-1898 - Volume 41 of 55, 1691-1700" by Various
At night fiery parabolas blazed their course against the sky, up from the outer hills, sweeping down on Las Campanas or La Cruz.
"The Missourian" by Eugene P. (Eugene Percy) Lyle
V. p. 61; Campana, Filippo Secondo, par.
"History of the Reign of Philip the Second, King of Spain." by William H. Prescott
What, on the contrary, was the exclamation of Murillo before Campana's Descent from the Cross?
"The Pictureque Antiquities of Spain;" by Nathaniel Armstrong Wells
As the coach passed the vicinity of Campana Street the bull-fighters saw a great crowd flourishing clubs and heard them shouting.
"The Blood of the Arena" by Vicente Blasco Ibáñez
Campana da Collocarsi nella Metropolitana di S. Lorenzo.
"Notes and Queries, Number 229, March 18, 1854" by Various
Panama: Cero La Campana, FMNH 67847-50.
"Middle American Frogs of the Hyla microcephala Group" by William E. Duellman
Campana silere eodem temporis spatio omnino debent.
"The Irish Ecclesiastical Record, Volume 1, April 1865" by Various
We soon arrive at the Cuerpo de Campanas, where there is a peal of bells.
"The Story of Seville" by Walter M. Gallichan
Wherefore the larger bells are called Campanae, from Campania the district, and the smaller Nolae, from Nola the town.
"The Thirteenth" by James J. Walsh
Campana Island, bad weather, danger of Beagle, 161, 163.
"Narrative of the surveying voyages of His Majesty's ships Adventure and Beagle, between the years 1826 and 1836" by Robert FitzRoy
The Campana valley is fruitfulness itself.
"Letters of Felix Mendelssohn Bartholdy from Italy and Switzerland" by Felix Mendelssohn-Bartholdy
Campana, Andrea, a Modenese, lived in the fifteenth century.
"The History of Painting in Italy, Volume VI (of 6)" by Luigi Antonio Lanzi

In news:

Mayor Campana has repeatedly blamed the police and firefighters for our budget problems.
Mayor Gabriel J Campana has asked the 30-member city firefighters' union to "help out city taxpayers" by agreeing to a $500 deductible for their health insurance coverage.
Shown at the ceremony are, from left, Scoutmaster Al Feldhauser, Camapana and his parents, Sally Davis-Campana and Dave Campana.
Campana gets shot vs left- hander .
Campana gets shot vs left-hander .
Classical from a distance, furry up close, the limited edition Anhanguera sofa by Fernando and Humberto Campana is Mongolian lamb girded by ribbons of bronze sculpture.
"Oh, the pig," said Aegis Marketing Director Leslie Campana.
Construction of a giant new telescope began with a bang Friday as workers blew the top off Las Campanas Peak in Chile live on the web.
The San Antonio Symphony Pops under the direction of Troy Peters and featuring singer Patsy Torres, Mariachi Campanas de América and the Guadalupe Dance Company.
Bryan LaHair and Tony Campana join us for the next Cubs Corner on June 12.
Mayor Gabriel J Campana is pushing to create entertainment districts in certain Williamsport zoning districts.
Joseph Campana works down the Rabbit Hole .
Mayor Campana, please stand your ground.
Smithsonian Secretary G Wayne Clough explores Santiago before heading to the Las Campanas Observatory in the Chilean Andes.
A grab bag of complaints, fears and suggestions on how to raise more money greeted Mayor Gabriel J Campana and his department heads Tuesday night at City Hall.

In science:

In this model (e.g., Campana et al. 1998a; Brown et al. 1998) the radiation emitted below a few keV is thermal emission originating from the neutron star surface.
Crust cooling curves of accretion-heated neutron stars
If the quiescent emission is dominated by the thermal emission of the cooling neutron star, then the quiescent luminosity should depend on the time averaged (over 104−5 years) accretion luminosity of the system (Campana et al. 1998a; Brown et al. 1998).
Crust cooling curves of accretion-heated neutron stars
We now know that Cen X-4 is not the only system which is colder than expected on the basis of its time-averaged accretion history and the standard cooling model (e.g., Campana et al. 2002; Nowak et al. 2002).
Crust cooling curves of accretion-heated neutron stars
This variability cannot easily be explained by a cooling neutron star and extra ingredients need to be added to the cooling model (e.g., Ushomirsky & Rutledge 2001; Brown et al. 2002) or alternative models must be used to explain the quiescent properties (e.g., Campana & Stella 2003; Campana et al. 2004).
Crust cooling curves of accretion-heated neutron stars
Alternative models (e.g., residual accretion or the onset of the radio pulsar mechanism; Campana et al. 1998a, Campana & Stella 2000) for the quiescent emission of KS 1731–260 have been proposed (e.g., Burderi et al. 2002).
Crust cooling curves of accretion-heated neutron stars
We therefore decided to re-observe NGC 300 in the I (and V) bands using the mosaic cameras attached to the 4-m telescope at CTIO, and to the Warsaw 1.3-m telescope at Las Campanas, which are basically free from this problem.
The Araucaria Project. An improved distance to the Sculptor spiral galaxy NGC 300 from its Cepheid variables
Recently, large redshift surveys such as the Las Campanas Redshift survey (LCRS), 2degree field (2dF) and SDSS have mapped out the distribution of matter in the universe .
Summary of ICGC04 Cosmology Workshop
Figure 2. shows the distribution of galaxies in one of the slices of the Las Campanas redshift Survey (LCRS) and highlights the filamentary structures that appear within it. S.
Summary of ICGC04 Cosmology Workshop
Sheth) of the Las Campanas redshift Survey (LCRS) to determine the extent to which the filaments are genuine, statistically significant featur es as against the possibility of their arising from chance alignments .
Summary of ICGC04 Cosmology Workshop
To calculate J HK -band synthetic magnitudes we constructed instrumental passbands, (see Fig. 7), which included information associated with the Las Campanas Observatory’s 1 m Henrietta Swope telescope where the Persson et al. (1998) infrared system was established.
An Atlas of Spectrophotometric Landolt Standard Stars
The CSP takes advantage of the unique resources available at the Las Campanas Observatory (LCO).
Accelerating Universe: Observational Status and Theoretical Implications
We want to use the classification results by Campana and Peternell to describe the motive of these vareities.
Murre's conjectures and explicit Chow--Kuenneth projectors for some varieties
For this purpose, we recall the classification theorem of such varieties proved by Campana and Peternell.
Murre's conjectures and explicit Chow--Kuenneth projectors for some varieties
Campana, The class C is not stable by smal l deformations, Math.
A new series of compact minitwistor spaces and Moishezon twistor spaces over them
The seven- filters (B, V, R, I, z, H, K) photometry of the 10 ETGs selected from the GDDS (Abraham et al. 2004) was originally taken from the photometric catalogs of the Las Campanas Infrared Survey (LCIR survey McCarthy et al. 2001).
The population of early-type galaxies at 1 ***