D region

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n D region the lowest region of the ionosphere (35 to 50 miles up) that reflects low-frequency radio waves
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Usage

In literature:

Turning to a well-known region, namely, to the United States and Canada, as shown in Professor H.D.
"On the Origin of Species" by Charles Darwin
These were the great Nakonkirhirinons from that limitless region of the Pays Ten d'en Haut.
"The Maid of the Whispering Hills" by Vingie E. Roe
I write you from the regions of hell, amid the horrors of the damn'd.
"The Letters of Robert Burns" by Robert Burns
In what far distant region of the sky, Hush'd in deep silence, sleep ye when 'tis calm?
"The Illustrated London Reading Book" by Various
Diana wish d to leave This savage region foul with human blood.
"Iphigenia in Tauris" by Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
You look as if you'd had a taste of the infernal regions.
"The Cromptons" by Mary J. Holmes
Mahommed ibn Abd-el-Wahab was born about the year A.D. 1700 in the heart of the Arabian desert, the region known as the Nejd.
"The New World of Islam" by Lothrop Stoddard
The Old Man couldn't help but notice, and he'd see who was efficient in his region.
"Final Weapon" by Everett B. Cole
The Cote d'Or is the richest wine-growing region of all the world.
"The Automobilist Abroad" by M. F. (Milburg Francisco) Mansfield
The ghost from earth descends, And views the regions he had view'd before.
"The Metamorphoses of Publius Ovidus Naso in English blank verse Vols. I & II" by Ovid
I'd no idea he was hiding in this region or I wouldn't have brought you.
"Jan and Her Job" by L. Allen Harker
The Khitans were supreme in this region from 900 to 1100 A.D., and made serious inroads into China.
"Historic Tales, Vol. 12 (of 15)" by Charles Morris
I wish He'd finish the job at once, and turn the whole blasted region over to the navy.
"Si Klegg, Book 4 (of 6) Experiences Of Si And Shorty On The Great Tullahoma Campaign" by John McElroy
Through all these regions, all these cities, scorn'd Is thy religion, and thine altars spurn'd.
"The Lusiad" by Luís de Camões
Ye have souls in heaven too, Double liv'd in Regions new!
"Letters of John Keats to His Family and Friends" by John Keats
The A. D. C. was anxious to explain that it was no region of famine into which we were going.
"Blackwood's Edinburgh Magazine, Volume 60, No. 372, October 1846" by Various
For in short, where should a watery Region be plac'd?
"The Travels and Adventures of James Massey" by Simon Tyssot de Patot
D. T. Denny killed one in the region occupied by the suburb of Seattle known as Ross.
"Blazing The Way" by Emily Inez Denny
Shortly afterwards, in A.D. 289, they appear in the region about the mouth of the Rhine.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 13, Slice 4" by Various
The Pend d'Oreille region has good agricultural capabilities, though the best lands there are in the Indian reservation.
"A Report on Washington Territory" by William Henry Ruffner
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In poetry:

May humble resignation calm your breast,
And faith enjoy, with heaven illumin'd eye,
A prospect of the regions of the blest,
Where pleasures bloom, that never, never die!
"To Amira on the Death of Her Son" by Ann Steele
They to the dome where smoke with curling play
Announced the dinner to the regions round,
Summon'd the singer blithe, and harper gay,
And aided wine with dulcet-streaming sound.
"Parody of a Translation from the Medea of Euripides" by Samuel Johnson
Oh, blissful regions, oh, unrivall'd plains,
When Maro to these fragrant haunts retired!
Oh, fatal realms, and oh, accursed domains,
When Pliny, 'mid sulphureous clouds, expired!
"Elegy V. He Compares the Turbulence of Love With the Tranquillity of Friendship" by William Shenstone
Though Gallia's vaunts should fill the trembling skies,
'Till nature's undiscover'd regions start
At the rude clamor;—yet, shouldst thou despise,
While thy brave subjects own a common heart.
"Address To Albion" by Thomas Gent
Of those moments, which, hallow'd by friendship, and feeling,
Still live in my heart, though they long have pass'd by;
But their memory comes like some sweet spirit, stealing
In silence to earth from the regions on high.
"To Eliza D" by Eliza Acton
To court thee to Britannia's arms
Serene the climes and mild the sky,
Her region boasts unnumber'd charms,
Thy welcome smiles in ev'ry eye.
Thy promise, Neptune keep, record my pray'r,
Not give my wishes to the empty air.
"Ode To Neptune" by Phillis Wheatley

In news:

Less than five months after receiving the 2011 Regional Edition Punch Medalla d'Oro, cigar shops in the United Kingdom have received their 2012 Regional Edition cigar from Cuba: The Ramon Allones Petit Belicoso.
Said it is considering whether to sell its Russian subsidiary, Samara-Nafta, which produces 50,000 boe/d in the Volga-Urals region.
Jack Hubbard , R-Grand Marais, and John Kivela, D-Marquette, have both been involved in regional politics.
He'd like to see the Alaska permitting process proceed with the goal of allowing extensive hard-rock mining in regions of Bristol Bay that are presently the world's pinnacle of wild salmon production.
Lue D Morrow , 72, resident of Selma, passed away October 9, 2012 at Vaughan Regional Hospital.
This week's Regional Spotlight is a performance from the Bridge Chamber Music Festival in Northfield of Mozart 's String Quintet in D major.
(CBS News) DAMASCUS- In Syria Thursday, rebel fighters said they'd captured a military base in a key oil-producing region.
On Monday, his Monumental Sports & Entertainment announced a content partnership with SB Nation and its nine D.C.- and Baltimore-focused websites, a move that will expand the company's local and regional sports coverage.
Southwest Region — Joe D White, Tillman County, Oklahoma.
In late September and early October the company plans 3-D Dodgeball regional qualifying tournaments at all 22 locations.
District Class AA Region 2 Qualifier (At Erie Golf Club) Following players qualify for Tuesday's D-10 tournament: 1.
To drink with his ramp -topped pizza, Mantuano suggests a Dolcetto d'Alba from Italy's Piedmont region.
Clark died Nov 17 at Geauga Regional Hospital, which he'd chaired and helped to create.
Lewis & Clark Regional Water System (LCRWS) of Sioux Falls, S.D.
Lou D'Amico, a Saegertown resident and founding member of what became the Marcellus Shale Coalition, remembers shaking his head in disbelief at the early estimates of what natural gas could mean to the region's economy.
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In science:

However the scaling time region [the dead time ∼ O(1) < t < (2γ )−1 ] of each parameter set shown in different region of ((∆E )2 /√D)√t and it looks mess.
Nonexponential Relaxation of Magnetization at the Resonant Tunneling Point under a Fluctuating Random Noise
Hereafter, we use subscripts u, d or superscripts (u), (d) to indicate quantities in the upstream and downstream regions, respectively.
Application of random walk theory to the first order Fermi acceleration in shock waves
These (c, d) regions on the phase diagram have an identical structure to that found in in the context of non-commutative gauge theory on a torus, where the role of SL(2, Z) was played by the Morita equivalence relation.
Duality Cascade and Oblique Phases in Non-Commutative Open String Theory
In the case of a saturated potential the behavior in region I is given by RS I ∼ (g ln V )−1/(4−d) , so in this region g plays a similar role to x (the subscript S refers to the saturated potential case) .
Localization of polymers in a finite medium with fixed random obstacles
L of the Lagrangian L over a compact region D ⊂ M with regular boundary ∂D .
The First Law of Isolated Horizons via Noether Theorem
The vertical cross-hatching marks the region where the extra phase seen in Panel (d) of Fig. 2 is found. (This phase is never stable against glassiness.) Panel (b): Enlargement of the circled region in Panel (a).
Embedding a Native State into a Random Heteropolymer Model: The Dynamic Approach
Schematic free energy surfaces in different regions of the phase diagram. (See text for explanation.) (a): region I. (b): Region II. (c): Region III. (d): Region IV. (e): Region V. (f ): Region VI.
Embedding a Native State into a Random Heteropolymer Model: The Dynamic Approach
The results are presented as 2-D contour plots, showing in shades of blue the regions where the likelihood function for a combination of any two parameters drops to the levels corresponding to 68%, 95%, and 99% con fidence regions.
Cosmological parameters estimation in the Quintessence Paradigm
If we take the classical solutions as ˜u(t) = u(t) = cos t, ˜v (t) = v (t) = c sin t (c 6= 0), and xp (t) = d cos t, the breathing and/or oscillating behavior of the non-vanishing region appears when c 6= 1 and/or d 6= 0, respectively.
Generalization of the Darboux transformation and generalized harmonic oscillators
The middle vertical and middle dashed line are quite well centered values with respect to the dark region. 3 Scaling D-type Q-masses (ǫd = √2) The same can be done for the d-type quarks.
A Scaling Law for Quark Masses and the CKM matrix
It is seen From the figure that the ranges for strange quark mass and the d-quark mass do have a common intersection with the region enclosed by the curves for ǫd = √2, which is very well centered with respect to the limits.
A Scaling Law for Quark Masses and the CKM matrix
Figure 2: D-type quark masses falling into the dark region between the two curves satisfy the scaling law and current bounds of d-type quark masses for ǫd = √2.
A Scaling Law for Quark Masses and the CKM matrix
Let D←t (f , g ) := {(t − s, y ) : (s, y ) ∈ Dt (f , g )} be the region D→t (f , g ) time-reversed at time t.
Balls-in-boxes duality for coalescing random walks and coalescing Brownian motions
As in the proof of part (i) (with ∆′ = ∆ ), we may suppose, up to modification of ϕ by an inner automorphism and a graph automorphism of G , that ϕ naturally induces an isometry ΦD of D which is the identity on the fundamental region K .
Automorphisms and abstract commensurators of 2-dimensional Artin groups
Finally, (iii) follows from the assumption that w has finite support – indeed, for some constant D we obtain complete independence of regions separated by a distance of at least D.
Sharp thresholds and percolation in the plane
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