Dominique

Definitions

  • Portrait of Jean Dominique Cassini
    Portrait of Jean Dominique Cassini
  • WordNet 3.6
    • n Dominique American breed of chicken having barred grey plumage raised for meat and brown eggs
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
  • Interesting fact: Dominique Larrey, Napoleon's chief surgeon, could amputate a leg in 13 seconds.
    • n Dominique Name of a West Indian island: applied to an old American breed of fowls having barred plumage resembling that of the Plymouth Rock.
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Usage

In literature:

Battery 3, fifty yards from Battery 2; Captains Dominique and Bluche, of the Baratarians; two twenty-four pounders.
"The Battle of New Orleans" by Zachary F. Smith
In 1761 the Montgomery Highlanders were in the expedition against Dominique, and the following year against Martinique and Havanna.
"An Historical Account of the Settlements of Scotch Highlanders in America" by J. P. MacLean
Dominique had got several sabre wounds in a charge, one of which had laid open his head.
"Thrilling Narratives of Mutiny, Murder and Piracy" by Anonymous
This work, published by the firm of Delachaux and Niestle, 26, rue Saint-Dominique, Paris, is called: "Suggestion et Autosuggestion".
"Self Mastery Through Conscious Autosuggestion" by Emile Coué
Louis Blanc, according to Fumichon, owned a large house in the Rue Saint-Dominique, which he refused to let to the workmen.
"Sentimental Education, Volume II" by Gustave Flaubert
They consider the cargo as unprotected by the capitulation of Dominique.
"The Diplomatic Correspondence of the American Revolution, Vol. XI" by Various
All this is in correspondence with the calling and character of my Monsieur Dominique.
"The Quadroon" by Mayne Reid
Modest as to appearance, this Bureau was located on the third floor of one of the oldest buildings in the rue Saint Dominique.
"A Nest of Spies" by Pierre Souvestre
The other parent was a Barred Dominique.
"The Meaning of Evolution" by Samuel Christian Schmucker
The expulsion of Dominique Mondelet has already been mentioned.
"The 'Patriotes' of '37" by Alfred D. Decelles
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In poetry:

"I'd tak' dat leetle feller Dominique,
An' I'd put heem on de cellar ev'ry day,
An' for workin' out a cure, bread an' water's very sure,
You can bet he mak' de promise not to play!"
"Dominique" by William Henry Drummond
"I'd lick your leetle boy Dominique,
I'd lick heem till he's cryin' purty hard,
An' for fear he's gettin' spile, I'd geev' heem castor ile,
An' I would n't let heem play outside de yard."
"Dominique" by William Henry Drummond
Many t'ank for your advice, an' it may be good for some,
But de reason you was geev' it is n't very hard to seek--
Yass! it's easy seein' now w'en de talk is over, how
You dunno ma leetle boy Dominique?
"Dominique" by William Henry Drummond

In news:

Dominique Turpin is the Nestle professor and president of IMD.
Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie agrees that Eagles don't want to hit.
Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie sported a… (RON CORTES…).
Eagles cornerback Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie has heard the reputation the Eagles defense has around the NFL.
Dogged voter Dominique Williams made it to Boston in time to vote.
Ex-IMF chief Dominique Strauss-Kahn was applauded Monday as he apologized to the institution's staff in his first return visit since charges of sexual assault against him were dropped last week.
Dominique Hatfield, Mossi Johnson.
Crenshaw senior cornerbacks Dominique Hatfield, left, and Mossi Johnson have earned scholarships to play for Pac-12 teams next year.
Dominique is a radio personality, technology enthusiast, and music lover.
Bush RB Dominique Rodgers is this week's Gridiron Star of the Week.
Dominique Whaley hasn't played in two games, but Bob Stoops says he's 'fine.
Oklahoma senior Dominique Whaley hasn't played at all in the Sooners' last two games PHOTO BY CHRIS LANDSBERGER, THE OKLAHOMAN.
Eagles in no hurry to extend Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie.
Cornerback Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie doesn't want the franchise tag, but.
First, the news or lack thereof: The Eagles and Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie have yet to talk contract extension.
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In science:

Dominique Toublan is thanked for a critical reading of the manuscript.
Chiral Random Matrix Model for Critical Statistics
With a preface by Dominique Bakry and Michel Ledoux.
Combinatorial aspects of matrix models
Sj¨ostrand, Note on the lamp lighting problem, Special issue in honor of Dominique Foata’s 65th birthday (Philadelphia, PA, 2000), Adv. in Appl.
Difference between minimum light numbers of sigma-game and lit-only sigma-game
GHL48] Sylvestre Gallot, Dominique Hulin, and Jaques Lafontaine.
Classical Motion in Random Potentials
Sci. 1999. 24, 241–247. 19. Peggy Baudouin-Cornu, Katja Schuerer, Philippe Marlie`re_, and Dominique Thomas Intimate Evolution of Proteins: Proteome Atomic Content Correlates with Genome base composition.
Systematic Approach on Differences in Avian Viral Proteins Based on Carbon Composition
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