demo

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • v demo give an exhibition of to an interested audience "She shows her dogs frequently","We will demo the new software in Washington"
    • n demo a visual presentation showing how something works "the lecture was accompanied by dramatic demonstrations","the lecturer shot off a pistol as a demonstration of the startle response"
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Usage

In literature:

Demos is not only tyrant but Pope.
"The Quarterly Review, Volume 162, No. 324, April, 1886" by Various
This is why Demos hates a permanent civil service.
"The Cult of Incompetence" by Emile Faguet
Coms., first hearing before Demo.
"The Life and Work of Susan B. Anthony (Volume 2 of 2)" by Ida Husted Harper
Anyway, this baby's ready for the demo treatment.
"The Small World of M-75" by Ed M. Clinton, Jr.
The control of the demos was in the hands of the council of demotoi.
"The Origin of the Family Private Property and the State" by Frederick Engels
Whitman divined them; he is the Demos made articulate.
"The Vagabond in Literature" by Arthur Rickett
No sooner has Demos been thus rescued than his youthfulness and his good sense return together.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 2, Slice 5" by Various
They use the first one as a small demo, to prove they're serious.
"Project Cyclops" by Thomas Hoover
Burnside was now thrown overboard by the Northern Demos, as McClellan had been before him.
"Memoirs of Service Afloat, During the War Between the States" by Raphael Semmes
He's hopelessly behind the times, of course, because Demos is in fetters now.
"Non-combatants and Others" by Rose Macaulay
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In poetry:

Deafened with tumults,
How canst thou hearken?
Strident is faction,
Demos is loud.
"England My Mother" by William Watson
Still, no doubt every one of you can be the sun-socket as
well as every other of you.
Demos, Demos, Demos!
Demon, too,
Wicked fig-tree, equality puzzle, with your self-conscious
secret fruits.
"Bare Fig-Trees" by D H Lawrence

In news:

It's a demo recorded around the time the band's final album, 'The Visitors,' was released in 1981.
Hear Mother Monster's demo of 'good kid, m.A.A.d city' cut "Bitch, Don't Kill My Vibe".
A scorecard for the 13 startups presenting at the accelerator program's spring demo day.
The Complete 1982 Demos boot CD Poison Idea - 6 songs from Pick Your King.
Finger-Saving Table Saw Demo at Duluth's Acme Tools.
Adam Somers, "AirHarp Demo".
Watch out for our Safety Demo dance on selected Domestic and International Flights from December 16 to 31, 2011.
Allen & Heath demos its new iLive-T, a compact live sound reinforcement digital console at the recent 2009 Winter NAMM show.
Find out which demos are best.
New show becomes net's top-rated launch in key demos following 'American Chopper' finale.
HLC Enterprises postpones submitting demo application .
Google Admits Project Glass Won't Impress as Much as Demo Video.
'Anger Management' Gets High Level of Emotional Attachment in Multiple Demos.
If you are attending LDI in Orlando next week, come meet with him in an informal setting at the PRG Demo Room (N-210-C) on Saturday, Nov 21 from 4-5pm.
"A Charlie Brown Thanksgiving" delivered 8.1 million viewers and a 2.2 rating in the adult demo.
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In science:

Other developments The drift velocity and longitudinal diffusion of electrons in pure xenon has been assessed in NEXT-DEMO using alpha particles, which produce point-like depositions and show a strong anti-correlation between the ionization and the scintillation signals.
Results from the NEXT prototypes
Using NEXT-DBDM and 30 keV fluorescence X-rays (also pointlike) we measured the electron drift parameters in mixtures of xenon and CF4 , achieving good consistency with NEXT-DEMO and Monte Carlo results.
Results from the NEXT prototypes
NEXT-DEMO has shown the advantages of coating the TPC walls with TPB with a 3.0× improvement in S1 and S2 light collection.
Results from the NEXT prototypes
XQueC: Pushing queries to compressed XML data (demo).
Path Summaries and Path Partitioning in Modern XML Databases
We mention here only few papers which contain explicit formulas: [DeMo], [GuDi], [Jaf ], [JafMo], [NagNak],[Nag1], [Nag2], [OoYa], [Sz].
Motivic Donaldson-Thomas invariants: summary of results
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