heller

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n heller a rowdy or mischievous person (usually a young man) "he chased the young hellions out of his yard"
    • n Heller United States novelist whose best known work was a black comedy inspired by his experiences in the Air Force during World War II (1923-1999)
    • n heller 100 halers equal 1 koruna in Czech Republic
    • n heller 100 halers equal 1 koruna Slovakia
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n Heller A small coin formerly current in Germany, struck in silver and in copper, and worth about a farthing.
    • n Heller A modern Austriau coin, the one-hundredth part of a crown.
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Usage

In literature:

Among the names on the subscription-list stood that of Herr Heller von Thalermacher.
"A Tramp's Wallet stored by an English goldsmith during his wanderings in Germany and France" by William Duthie
It's a heller of a game, this ranching stuff, to one who doesn't know a darned thing about it.
"The Spoilers of the Valley" by Robert Watson
While business reverses had made a drinker out of Huerlin, it was just the opposite with Heller.
"The German Classics of the Nineteenth and Twentieth Centuries" by Various
You know what the Hellers are like.
"The Planet Savers" by Marion Zimmer Bradley
The Frenchman hits Heller with his stick and runs away across the frontier.
"International Incidents for Discussion in Conversation Classes" by Lassa Oppenheim
Nagler's share was afterwards acquired by the Berlin Museum; and Heller's was bequeathed to the library of Bamberg.
"Durer" by M. F. Sweetser
In agricultural work they earn 70 hellers (14 cents) a day.
"The Modern Woman's Rights Movement" by Kaethe Schirmacher
Alfred Heller, 461 Steinway Ave., Astoria, N. Y. John Henchy, 172 East 112th St., New York.
"Company B, 307th Infantry" by Julius Klausner
HELLER, J. FLORIAN: 1853 u.
"The Nature of Animal Light" by E. Newton Harvey
I was now without a heller in my pocket; and yet I did not feel poor.
"Told by the Death's Head" by Mór Jókai
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In news:

Heller retains Senate seat in Nevada.
Sen Dean Heller , Nevada Republican, talks to the media after winning re-election more.
Concedes as she spoke to supporters after beng defeated by US Sen Dean Heller , R-Nev.
Heller celebrated 30 years in the United States recently with an open house in Troy, Michigan.
In 2012, Heller Machine Tools is marking its 30th year of operations in the United States as a subsidiary of Gebr.
Nevada Sen Dean Heller 's campaign released an ad featuring his parents, Jack and Janet.
Republican consultant predicts Obama, Heller will win Nevada.
The Midcentury Modern Paintings of Danny Heller .
Lauren Kay Heller and Ryan Edward Tucker were united in marriage at 3:30 pm Saturday, Oct 13, at Trinity Evangelical Lutheran Church, Bridgeport.
The bride is the daughter of Jill Heller of Bridgeport and the late Norm Heller .
Lauren Kay Heller and Ryan Edward Tucker were united in marriage on Oct 13 at 3:30 pm at Trinity Evangelical Lutheran Church in Bridgeport.
The bride is the daughter of Jill and the late Norm Heller of Bridgeport.
Columns from Tim Skubick, Andrew Heller missed mark about presidential candidates.
"Be a Good Little Widow" at Heller Theatre.
ST LOUIS–Furniture Brands International announced that Gregory Heller has been appointed to the newly created position of vice president, Thomasville retail and chief creative officer.
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In science:

Heller on the early time expansion towards the hydrodynamical regime are provided giving a new insight on the far-from-equilibrium behaviour of the fluid at strong coupling and the thermalization and isotropization problems.
Bjorken Flow of the quark-gluon plasma and Gauge/Gravity Correspondence
Even though both array CGH data and fMRI data have strong spatial correlation patterns, we cannot apply the methodology of Benjamini and Heller (2007) directly.
Spatial clustering of array CGH features in combination with hierarchical multiple testing
Benjamini and Heller (2007) suggest that the assumption of infinitely many elements in a cluster is not unrealistic for fMRI data in an environment of improved technical resolution. A similar development has occurred for our type of genomic data.
Spatial clustering of array CGH features in combination with hierarchical multiple testing
Heller, R., Heller, Y., & Gorfine, M. (2012). A consistent multivariate test of association based on ranks of distances. arXiv preprint arXiv:1201.3522.
A consistent test of independence based on a sign covariance related to Kendall's tau
See Logan and Rowe (2004). In the spirit of the remark by Sarkar and Heller (2008) who wrote 'A more explicit use of the dependence structure should result in a powerful method', we propose in this paper a simple and yet effective procedure.
Efficient statistical analysis of large correlated multivariate datasets: a case study on brain connectivity matrices
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