• An Eastern Snake Charmer
    An Eastern Snake Charmer
  • WordNet 3.6
    • n easterner an inhabitant of an eastern area; especially of the U.S.
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Great Eastern and Oceanic Great Eastern and Oceanic
The Great Eastern The Great Eastern
The Great Eastern and the Persia The Great Eastern and the Persia
The Great Eastern paying out the Atlantic Cable The Great Eastern paying out the Atlantic Cable

Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
  • Interesting fact: All dogs are the descendant of the wolf. These wolves lived in eastern Asia about 15,000 years ago
    • n easterner A person from the eastern United States.
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In literature:

The Eastern people are, to a certain extent, pliant and easily led.
"India and the Indians" by Edward F. Elwin
Before 1857 the group of Mormons around the Great Salt Lake was the only considerable settlement between eastern Kansas and California.
"The New Nation" by Frederic L. Paxson
The amphitheatre stands some hundred yards from the theatres, in the south-eastern angle of the walls of the town.
"Museum of Antiquity" by L. W. Yaggy
The fate of Paris was no less decided in eastern France than on the banks of the Marne.
"The Story of the Great War, Volume I (of 8)" by Various
Of all the islands in the eastern seas, none are more interesting than our own Philippines.
"Birdseye Views of Far Lands" by James T. Nichols
Party of easterners over that way lately, nosin' around to find out owners, lookin' up assessment work an' so on.
"Rimrock Trail" by J. Allan Dunn
This was on the eastern border of the inundated section.
"The Story of the Great War, Volume III (of VIII)" by Various
The senate, the people, the army, and the eastern emperor, Leo I., were united in hailing his election.
"The Formation of Christendom, Volume VI" by Thomas W. (Thomas William) Allies
From the Gulf to the Pripet River the eastern front was held by German troops with one single exception.
"The Story of the Great War, Volume V (of 8)"
The "tanks" were of great efficiency in reducing this strong point on the eastern angle of the wood.
"The Story of the Great War, Volume VI (of VIII)" by Various
To delay planting too long invites injury from drought, which almost annually parches the land in eastern America.
"Manual of American Grape-Growing" by U. P. Hedrick
Their habits, nests and eggs are precisely the same as those of the eastern forms.
"The Bird Book" by Chester A. Reed
These are the more or less arid portions of Eastern Europe.
"The History of the European Fauna" by R. F. Scharff
Granting these, they would simply be the Mahomedan subjects in the eastern portions of China.
"The Life of Yakoob Beg" by Demetrius Boulger
I am an Eastern, and an Eastern thinks long, long thoughts.
"The Man Who Rose Again" by Joseph Hocking
The eastern portion was joined to the Maritime Province of Eastern Siberia.
"The New Gresham Encyclopedia. Vol. 1 Part 2" by Various
The Oregon farmer has one great advantage over his Eastern or European brother.
"Two Years in Oregon" by Wallis Nash
Its western varieties are whiter than its eastern.
"A Short History of the World" by H. G. Wells
The reformed churches of the West went back to the older rule which Eastern churches had never forsaken.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 9, Slice 8" by Various
The regiments of the eastern army opened slowly, like heavy folding-doors, and the Greek division passed between them.
"The Pharaoh and the Priest" by Alexander Glovatski

In poetry:

The wind is sunk to a sigh,
And the waters are stern with frost;
And gray, in the eastern sky,
The last snow-cloud is lost.
"Snow" by Madison Julius Cawein
"Why sounds yon Eastern music here
So wantonly and long,
And whose the crowd of armèd men
That round yon standard throng?"
"The Heart Of The Bruce" by William Edmondstoune Aytoun
To drink its strains I've stole away,
All stealthily and still,
Ere yet the rising god of day
Had streaked the eastern hill.
"But Here's An Object More Of Dread" by Abraham Lincoln
To drink its strains, I’ve stole away,
All stealthily and still,
Ere yet the rising God of day
Had streaked the Eastern hill.
"My Childhood Home I See Again" by Abraham Lincoln
From a distant Eastern island
Had the precious wood been brought
Day and night the anxious master
At his toil untiring wrought;
"By The Fireside : Gaspar Becerra" by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
It seems that dawn will never climb
The eastern hills;
And, clad in mist and flame and rime,
Make flashing highways of the rills.
"Insomnia" by Madison Julius Cawein

In news:

It's an oriental art as old as Eastern philosophy and you can get a piece of it this week in Storm Lake.
The band Gogol Bordello has its roots in Eastern European Gypsy music.
Montreal Alouettes quarterback Anthony Calvillo (right) is tackled by Toronto Argonauts Brandon Isaac after the throws during the second half of the CFL's Eastern Conference Final in Montreal.
A Chinese labourer working at a construction site in Hefei, in eastern China's Anhui province.
Eastern Market (Blue and Orange lines).
Three Aeros named to Eastern League All-Star Team.
Four years ago, Yankees prospect Alan Horne was the Double-A Eastern League's Pitcher of the Year, going 12-4 with a 3.11 ERA in 27 starts for the Trenton Thunder.
Rebels seize army base in eastern Syria.
The Houston Dynamo took a two-goal lead into the second leg and prevailed in the Eastern Conference semifinal series against regular-season champion Sporting Kansas City.
Will Bruin scored twice to give Houston a 2-1 win at Chicago Fire in the Major League Soccer playoffs on Wednesday, earning Dynamo a place in the Eastern Conference semi-finals against Sporting Kansas City.
The Auction is put on annually to benefit Hospice of Eastern Maine, and Pathfinders.
Girls Class C Eastern Maine Quarterfinal in Bangor.
Most of the eastern US is focussed on the oncoming storm – Sandy.
This fall, one of the most exciting resort collections in decades opens on the eastern tip of the Dominican Republic.
Tropical Storm Rafael forms over eastern Caribbean Sea .

In science:

For instance, the south-eastern rim, which appears to lead the remnant’s expansion there, is dominated by three knots.
X-rays from Supernova Remnants
ASCA measurements and Willingale et al. (1996) analyzing ROSAT PSPC data discovered that the X-spectra of the north-eastern and the south-western caps of the remnant of SN 1006 require a hard tail as well, which is best represented by a power law.
X-rays from Supernova Remnants
In all these images, which are shown in the left column of Figure 2, we observe two stellar components (denoted as A and B; A being the Eastern component) with a separation of 1.′′079 ± 0.′′010.
Two New Gravitationally Lensed Double Quasars from the Sloan Digital Sky Survey
As can be seen in Fig. 7 43.31+47 shows a regular ring-like structure with breakout region toward the north-eastern corner.
Radio Supernovae
In addition to this, the EAF method is able to identify another, less dominant, flow con figuration that leads to warm weather in the Netherlands through advection of warm airmasses from eastern Europe.
Extreme Associated Functions: Optimally Linking Local Extremes to Large-scale Atmospheric Circulation Structures
The eastern lobe of the nebula is much brighter than the western lobe and is highly polarized, with pK ∼ 40% to 60%.
Low Mass Star Formation in the Taurus-Auriga Clouds
The shaded regions ‘cross the phantom divide’, while the regions in the South Eastern quadrant lead to a short burst of acceleration.
Parameters and pitfalls in dark energy models with time varying equation of state
Because of its eastern location and higher altitude, it experiences more precipitation and clouds than Tolar and Armazones, especially during the South American summer monsoon (Zhou & Lau 1998), also known as the “Invierno Altiplanico (Altiplano Winter)”, from approximately mid December to mid February.
Thirty Meter Telescope Site Testing I: Overview
The picture is similar on some smaller reservations, like the Fort Peck Reservation in eastern Montana.
MUDOS-NG: Multi-document Summaries Using N-gram Graphs (Tech Report)
We have an analogous requirement for the eastern end of e, where the closed decorations are replaced with open decorations.
Diagram calculus for a type affine $C$ Temperley--Lieb algebra, II
The P3B will fly out 500 km from the eastern seaboard to rendezvous with the ISS for a single under-flight.
Summary Report of JEM-EUSO Workshop at KICP in Chicago
The western half of the shock propagates outwards through high speed wind from the coronal hole, ultimately hitting STEREO-A on March 9, while the eastern half propagates outwards through slow speed wind, ultimately hitting Earth a day later on March 10.
A Coronal Hole's Effects on CME Shock Morphology in the Inner Heliosphere
The western part of the shock headed towards STEREO-A, associated with front F1 in Figure 4, is allowed to expand outwards farther than the eastern part of the shock headed towards Earth, associated with front F2.
A Coronal Hole's Effects on CME Shock Morphology in the Inner Heliosphere
This region is located at the Eastern rim of the supershell 37A.
Age distribution of young clusters and field stars in the SMC
In addition, about 70% of the stars younger than 10 Myr and associated with the clouds are located close to the Eastern side of the clouds themselves.
Age distribution of young clusters and field stars in the SMC