carinate

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • adj carinate having a ridge or shaped like a ridge or suggesting the keel of a ship "a carinate sepal"
    • n carinate birds having keeled breastbones for attachment of flight muscles
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • a Carinate Shaped like the keel or prow of a ship; having a carina or keel; as, a carinate calyx or leaf; a carinate sternum (of a bird.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • carinate Shaped like or furnished with a keel; keeled. Specifically — In botany, having a longitudinal ridge like a keel, as the glume of many grasses. In zoology, ridged lengthwise beneath, as if keeled: specifically applied in ornithology to the keeled sternum of most birds, and to the birds possessing such a sternum.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • p.adj Carinate kar′i-nāt keel-shaped: having a prominence on the outer surface.
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
L. carinatus, fr. carina, keel
Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
L. carinatuscarina, a keel.

Usage

In literature:

I lay for nearly six months, an' I wasna carin' whether I died or no'!
"The Underworld" by James C. Welsh
But I ain't carin' a heap.
"Square Deal Sanderson" by Charles Alden Seltzer
But I ain't carin' for it.
"The Skipper and the Skipped" by Holman Day
They're no' carin' a button whaur Liz is,' said Teen calmly.
"The Guinea Stamp" by Annie S. Swan
But land's sake," she chuckled, "I ain't carin' what he does after I get sleepy.
"Flower of the Dusk" by Myrtle Reed
Only he muttered sunthin' about not carin' so much about ile paintin's as he did for lots of other things.
"Samantha at the World's Fair" by Marietta Holley
They are scattered here and yonder; they ain't a carin' much about the family honor.
"Ralph Granger's Fortunes" by William Perry Brown
But the deacon ain't carin'.
"Susan Clegg and Her Neighbors' Affairs" by Anne Warner
It don't need any carin' for.
"The Boss of the Lazy Y" by Charles Alden Seltzer
All the little poor Mona had managed to save went in carin' for her sick daughter an' buryin' her when she died.
"The Alchemist's Secret" by Isabel Cecilia Williams
Yer welcome to 'em if yer folks like 'em an' ain't carin' much when they die.
"Watch Yourself Go By" by Al. G. Field
Well, I ain't a carin'; I've been waitin' my time.
"Trail's End" by George W. Ogden
Abdomen with the sides of the upper surface carinated.
"Journal of the Proceedings of the Linnean Society - Vol. 3" by Various
Land knows, carin' for the little corpse is all they can do without botherin' to cook.
"The Price of the Prairie" by Margaret Hill McCarter
I ain't a-carin' fer Forrester.
"Stories of the Foot-hills" by Margaret Collier Graham
I'm no carin' to marry any man.
"Christine" by Amelia Edith Huddleston Barr
I hain't carin' no more.
"The Mountain Girl" by Payne Erskine
Dey cer'enly don' know much 'bout carin' fer my flower up dar.
"The Shadow" by Mary White Ovington
I ain't carin' much about listening to any such stories, anyway.
"The Rider of Golden Bar" by William Patterson White
But we was past carin' for a little thing like that.
"Gullible's Travels, Etc." by Ring W. Lardner
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In poetry:

It's only a sod, but ’twill break me ould heart
Nigh hardened wid toilin’ and carin’,
And make the ould wounds in it tingle and smart.
It’s only a sod, but it’s parcel and part
Of strugglin’, sufferin’ Erin.
"Only A Sod" by Henry Lawson

In news:

President Bush intends to appoint during the congressional recess Carin Barth of Texas as chief financial officer of the Housing and Urban Development Department.
Steven Klein shot Dutch supermodel Lara Stone in blackface makeup for a spread styled by French Vogue editor Carine Roitfeld.
The last time the Daily Transom caught up with Vladimir Restoin-Roitfeld, the 24-year-old son of French Vogue editor Carine Roitfeld, he had decided he would become an art show curator.
Carine Roitfeld and Mercedes-Benz Party At The Frick .
Carine Roitfeld - irreverent .
A French Vogue editor revealed Carine will jet in for Friday, the very last day of New York Fashion Week.
Carine Roitfled's party to end a month of fashion parties.
Courtesy photo Carine Clark is the new CEO of Allegiance of South Jordan.
Carine Felizardo Wins Brazil's Miss Bum Bum 2012.
Carine Felizardo, 25, is the winner of Miss Bum Bum 2012 Pageant, which honors Brazil's best female butt.
The eyes of the world are on Carine Felizardo these days -- but not her very pretty face.
Is Carine Roitfeld running for Queen of the Fashion Universe.
Mariama Kallon, Matt Heiss and Carine Decoo-Vanwelkenhuysen discussed empowering experiences for Mormon women in Africa, Russia and Europe at the Women and the LDS Church Conference held at the University of Utah on Saturday afternoon.
Leelee Sobieski in Dior Couture, Carine Roitfeld in Givenchy Plus More.
Hackett reports directly to Enfocus Quality Assurance and Support Manager, Carine Bastiaen.
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In science:

Carin, Electromagnetic time-reversal imaging in changing media: Experiment and analysis, submitted, (2005).
Wave field correlations in weakly mismatched random media
Carin, Computational analysis of cascaded coaxial and circular waveguide discontinuities, Masters thesis, University of Maryland, 1986 R.
Rapid cavity prototyping using mode matching and globalised scattering matrix
Carin. A stickbreaking construction of the beta process.
Clusters and features from combinatorial stochastic processes
Recently, Carin made an explicit connection between the areas of random sensor arrays and compressive sensing .
Accurate detection of moving targets via random sensor arrays and Kerdock codes
For example, the PICSEL system which is based on the Description Logic language CARIN is able to combine the global as view and local as view approaches and to use the generic inference mechanisms of this logic.
Information Integration and Computational Logic
PICSEL is an information integration system where the mediator is based on the logical formalism of CARIN.
Information Integration and Computational Logic
CARIN is used as the core logical formalism to represent both the domain of application and the contents of information sources relevant to that domain.
Information Integration and Computational Logic
CARIN is a logical formalism combining the expressive powers of function-free Horn rules and description logics.
Information Integration and Computational Logic
We are grateful to Carine Amoros, Baptiste Houret, Karine Lacombe, Jacques Land ´e, Wilfried Marty, Gilbert Rouaix and Kevin Sarcelle for developing, maintaining and running the test benches.
Extensive testing of Schottky CdTe detectors for the ECLAIRs X-Gamma-ray Camera on board the SVOM mission
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