• WordNet 3.6
    • n dada a nihilistic art movement (especially in painting) that flourished in Europe early in the 20th century; based on irrationality and negation of the accepted laws of beauty
    • n dada an informal term for a father; probably derived from baby talk
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In literature:

Randy would cry, and call for dada to come.
"Waifs and Strays" by O. Henry
From that day forward, merely over this trifling matter of my eyes, the bond between my husband and Dada was strained.
"The Hungry Stones And Other Stories" by Rabindranath Tagore
He demanded the completion of a marriage between Goffreda, his third son, and Dada Sancia, Alfonso's illegitimate daughter.
"The Borgias" by Alexandre Dumas, Pere
He demanded the completion of a marriage between Goffreda, his third son, and Dada Sancia, Alfonso's illegitimate daughter.
"Celebrated Crimes, Complete" by Alexandre Dumas, Pere
They call me Dada which is father also in their tongue.
"The Eyes of Asia" by Rudyard Kipling
Then there is Dada, to whom duty is the essence of life, not joy.
"The Cycle of Spring" by Rabindranath Tagore
And your Dada sits in the room with a lip on him as long as to-day and to-morrow!
"The Irish Twins" by Lucy Fitch Perkins
Fay had taught him to say "dada," and would cover him with passionate kisses when the baby lips fashioned the words.
"Wee Wifie" by Rosa Nouchette Carey
Of course, dada would have no objection.
"The Macdermots of Ballycloran" by Anthony Trollope
Mrs. Laura E. Dada 5.00 Steele City.
"The American Missionary--Volume 39, No. 07, July, 1885" by Various

In news:

The band will get some air time on WMWV with their song, "Baga Dada" now in rotation, as well as a live (tba) in-studio session.
In the '70s, it was neo-dada and postmodernism.
Ernst was prominent in the Dada movement as well as in the Surrealist movement.
Paleface, with Dish 10 pm Thursday, February 16, at Dada, 52 N Swinton Ave, Delray Beach.
Dada Life Don't Stop The Rules of Dada.
Beatrice Wood (1893-1998) was not only a prominent, studio potter, artist, and writer, but also a key figure in the modernist movement, whose nickname was the "Mama of Dada".
Dada and Surrealism take over the Cincinnati Art Museum.
The reason, Dada said, is that credit cards and other debt are not tax-deductible .
The Hillcrest Hospital Movember "Boys in Blue" team, left to right: Jeramey May, surgical technician (Team Captain), Mike Dadas, surgical assistant, Nick Ciminello, nurse, Guillermo Ortiz Blanco, surgical technician, William O'Brien.
Two Pairs of Tickets to Justin Townes Earle at Dada.
A Dada Films/Required Viewing release of a 13th Night Prods.
According to the lawsuit filed last month, Dream Power Sports Inc, which does business as Dream Toy Store, and its owner, Sean Dada, have failed to provide customers with boats and trailers they ordered, or refund their money.
Dada, Mike Doughty , The Steepwater Band.
He already did a guest spot as the hot tub on American Dada and now, another show is getting the Cee Lo treatment.
While not quite as surrealistic as Dali's clocks, this Dada Clock recalls the essence of dadaism—newness, modernity and iconoclasm.

In science:

We thus have to evaluate Pn,k (Ω) = Z dAdA† δ(Ω − A†A) P (A) When n ≥ k (‘Wishart case’) the resulting distribution was obtained by Wishart after a quite intricate calculation for real A (see e.g.
Wishart and Anti-Wishart random matrices
Supongamos entonces que el p-esimo haz de huesos tiene una deficiencia εp , una direcci´on dada por el vector Up y una densidad ρp .
Aproximacion Discreta de la Relatividad General
D ˙αΦ = 0 . (DαWα ) , 2+Φ = 2+ = DaDa − W αDα − As can be seen, the operator 2+ acts on the space of covariantly chiral superfields.
Low-energy dynamics in N = 2 super QED: Two-loop approximation
La explicación recién dada para el origen de las perturbaciones cosmológicas depende de una paso “confuso”: no hay una justificación a priori para la identificación de las correlaciones de dos puntos cuánticas con el espectro de potencias clásico (ecuación (2.100).
The quantum origins of the cosmological asymmetry
En [221] se muestra que las propiedades I-IV determinan la función de distribución de manera única: la dada por la ecuación (3.37).
The quantum origins of the cosmological asymmetry