Charlotte

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n charlotte a mold lined with cake or crumbs and filled with fruit or whipped cream or custard
    • n Charlotte the largest city in North Carolina; located in south central North Carolina
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
  • Interesting fact: The Charlotte Dundas, a paddle-wheel steamboat, was the world's first steam-powered vessel, not Robert Fulton's Clermont. In 1802, five years before Fulton's famous ship took sail, The Dundas was a steam-powered tugboat in Great Britain.
    • n Charlotte A kind of pie or pudding made by lining a dish with slices of bread, and filling it with bread soaked in milk, and baked.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
  • Interesting fact: Lang Martin balanced seven golf balls vertically without adhesive at Charlotte, NC on 9 February 1980.
    • n charlotte A name given to certain rich and delicate sweet dishes.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • n Charlotte shär′lot a dish of apple marmalade covered with crumbs of toast
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Quotations

  • Elwyn Brooks White
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    “You have been my friends, replied Charlotte, that in itself is a tremendous thing...”

Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
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Usage

In literature:

Miss Charlotte J. Knowlton, Creston, Ohio.
"The American Missionary--Volume 49, No. 02, February, 1895" by Various
As soon as they arrived near home, Charlotte took her leave.
"The Looking-Glass for the Mind" by M. Berquin
You know it, Charlotte!
"Ladies-In-Waiting" by Kate Douglas Wiggin
Joins York on the North West, Northumberland on the North East, Queen's on the South East, and Charlotte on the South West.
"First History of New Brunswick" by Peter Fisher
In a few minutes Pop and Mom and Charlotte Ann and I were all sitting around our kitchen table in the lamp light.
"Shenanigans at Sugar Creek" by Paul Hutchens
This extraordinary person was the daughter of M. d'Armont, and she passed into the immortality of history as Charlotte Corday.
"Lectures on the French Revolution" by John Emerich Edward Dalberg-Acton
Beth had never had a girl companion before, and although she rather looked down on Charlotte, she enjoyed the novelty.
"The Beth Book" by Sarah Grand
You can watch with Charlotte.
"Christopher Hibbault, Roadmaker" by Marguerite Bryant
Among the speakers were Charlotte Thomas, A. J. Grover.
"History of Woman Suffrage, Volume III (of III)" by Various
Aunt Charlotte liked having me, and I was very willing to stay with her, and we had such nice talks.
"Our Bessie" by Rosa Nouchette Carey
By Charlotte M. Yonge.
"Miss Ashton's New Pupil" by Mrs. S. S. Robbins
In the meantime I daresay Cousin Charlotte will be able to help you a little with a few lessons.
"The Carroll Girls" by Mabel Quiller-Couch
And so, Charlotte, you really think the pocket-hoop unbecoming.
"The Contrast" by Royall Tyler
Charlotte was placed at a public school, remaining there until she was thirteen only.
"Great Men and Famous Women, Vol. 8 (of 8)" by Various
Charlotte (N.C.) News, Mar.
"Negro Migration during the War" by Emmett J. Scott
Some of the sauce may be poured over the charlotte before sending to table.
"Desserts and Salads" by Gesine Lemcke
Mr. Harrington, a visiting Universalist minister, and Mrs. Charlotte O.
"The History of Woman Suffrage, Volume IV" by Various
Mrs. Charlotte Perkins Gilman gave an original poem.
"The History of Woman Suffrage, Volume V"
More and more there was a peculiarity in the goods selected by Charlotte for sending home, which her mother one day noted.
"The Daughter of the Storage" by William Dean Howells
His first marriage with Lady Charlotte Bruce strengthened his social position, and his second gave him wealth.
"A History of Nineteenth Century Literature (1780-1895)" by George Saintsbury
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In poetry:

Charlotte, having seen his body
Borne before her on a shutter,
Like a well-conducted person,
Went on cutting bread and butter.
"Sorrows of Werther" by William Makepeace Thackeray
Charlotte was a married lady,
And a moral man was Werther,
And, for all the wealth of Indies,
Would do nothing for to hurt her.
"Sorrows of Werther" by William Makepeace Thackeray
Werther had a love for Charlotte
Such as words could never utter;
Would you know how first he met her?
She was cutting bread and butter.
"Sorrows of Werther" by William Makepeace Thackeray
Unhappy Charlotte! Ah, the "weeping blood
In woman's heart" wells up into a flood
Of tender pity, while kind angels shed
Celestial tears on thy devoted head!
"The Fate of Maximilian of Mexico And His Empress" by Janet Hamilton
Our King and royal train full sore
Do Princess Charlotte's death deplore;
Lament for her who is no more,
Till time doth end;
Till from the clouds a voice doth pour,
The graves to rend.
"On The Death Of Princess Charlotte" by Susannah Hawkins
while he was so beastly with love for Charlotte Coquet
he skated up & down in front of her house
wishing he could, sir, die,
while being bullied & he dreamt he could fly—
during irregular verbs—them world-sought bodies
safe in the Arctic lay:
"Dream Song 11: His mother goes. The mother comes & goes." by John Berryman

In news:

CHARLOTTE COUNTY, Fla.- Charlotte County Sheriff Bill Cameron announced this afternoon that the second man wanted in the murder of 19-year-old Tara Sadarovich on Oct 1, 2001, has been arrested.
CHARLOTTE (AP) — Charlotte-based Belk Inc is adding about 150 jobs to deal with its growing online sales.
Broadwell moved with her husband, Scott, to Charlotte, North Carolina, about three years ago, according to the Charlotte Observer.
PORT CHARLOTTE, Fla.- Charlotte County Sheriff's deputies arrested an intoxicated man at Boomer 's Bar & Night club early Thursday morning that had a knife and also threatened a deputy's family with harm.
Chris Fernandez, a local Charlotte attorney and south Charlotte resident, held a fundraiser Saturday, July 14, benefiting cancer research and awareness through 24 Hours of Booty .
PUNTA GORDA, Fla.- A Charlotte County Sheriff's road patrol deputy located a missing Port Charlotte man yesterday, using the electronic Project Lifesaver tracking equipment in his patrol cruiser.
Former Charlotte mayor pro tem, Susan Burgess , will be honored on Friday with the dedication of a piece of art to go near the entrance to the Charlotte Douglas International Airport.
CHARLOTTE COUNTY, Fla.- A Charlotte County bus driver is under investigation after parents say she made children tape each others mouths shut to make them be quiet.
According to NBC Charlotte , there was a 35 percent increase in permits to build single family homes in Charlotte this year, compared to last year.
About 90 professionals and staff members at Deere's Southeast engineering center in Charlotte will relocate to Cary this fall, the Charlotte Business Journal reports.
Charlotte -Mecklenburg Police Department Chief Rodney Monroe talks during an interview in his office in Charlotte , N.C.
PORT CHARLOTTE, Fla. Charlotte County Sheriff's Narcotics Unit detectives arrested a Port Charlotte couple for child neglect and for multiple drug charges Saturday after deputies were called to their home for a domestic dispute.
A Charlotte County deputy arrested a 49-year-old Port Charlotte woman after finding three large pieces of crack cocaine hidden under her dentures.
PUNTA GORDA, Fla.- A Charlotte County Sheriff's road patrol deputy arrested a Port Charlotte man after a traffic stop and observed him swallowing Crack Cocaine .
CHARLOTTE — Three times a week, David Craig , 49, of rural Charlotte, volunteers his time.
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In science:

Note added: After this manuscript was to the publisher, the author learned that Bertrand Eynard and Charlotte Kristjansen found independently the exact solution of the problem.
Exact Solution of the Three-color Problem on a Random Lattice
All three authors acknowledge support from the Cultural Co-operation Agreement between Universit`a degli Studi Roma Tre and The University of North Carolina at Charlotte; the first-named author was also partially supported by research grant MIUR 2001/2002 (Cofin 2000-MM01192794).
Integral Domains whose Simple Overrings are Intersections of Localizations
German original 1943, translated by Charlotte Houtermans and J. M.
Empirical Equivalence, Artificial Gauge Freedom and a Generalized Kretschmann Objection
Charlotte, NC, 1991), Lecture Notes in Control and Inform.
Pathwise Taylor Expansions for It\^o Random Fields
Chakravorty, Verena Meiser Umar, and Charlotte Froese Fischer.
Faddeev Random Phase Approximation applied to molecules
The presentation has be heavily flavored by discussions and collaborations with Bergfinnur Durhuus, Thordur Jonsson, Jerzy Jurkiewicz, Charlotte Kristjansen, Yuri Makeenko and Gudmar Thorleifsson.
Quantization of Geometry
We thank Charlotte Wickham and Jeremy Shen for computational assistance and Seth Digel, Patrick Nolan, and Tom Loredo for very helpful conversations.
Event Weighted Tests for Detecting Periodicity in Photon Arrival Times
Charlotte Hardouin, Iterative q-Difference Galois Theory, preprint, 2007.
Arithmetic theory of q-difference equations (G_q-functions and q-difference modules of type G, global q-Gevrey series)
Electronic peer review and peer grading in computer-science courses. Proceedings of the thirty-second SIGCSE technical symposium on Computer Science Education. Charlotte, North Carolina, United States, ACM Press.
Exploring Peer Review in the Computer Science Classroom
Bacon and Luise-Charlotte Kappe, On capable p-groups of nilpotency class two , Illinois J.
Capability of certain nilpotent products of cyclic groups
Bacon and Luise-Charlotte Kappe, On capable p-groups of nilpotency class two , Illinois J.
Some results on capable groups of prime exponent and class two
This work was supported by the NSA grant # H98230-07-1-0073 and essentially completed while the author was on reassignment of duties sponsored by the University of North Carolina at Charlotte.
Meixner polynomials of the second kind and quantum algebras representing su(1,1)
We thank Charlotte Truchet from University of Nantes and F´ed´eric Saubion from University of Angers for their inspiring discussion about modelling harmonious labelling as a CSP problem and various CSP solving techniques.
New Computational Result on Harmonious Trees
Charlotte is another passenger on the train with Amanda.
The Relativity Concept Inventory: development, analysis and results
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