high status


  • WordNet 3.6
    • n high status a position of superior status
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In literature:

At this point I must quote the views of a high authority on the status of wild life and game preserves in Africa.
"Our Vanishing Wild Life" by William T. Hornaday
The ironed pleats of Viking clothing indicated a high status of the wearer.
"Our Legal Heritage, 5th Ed." by S. A. Reilly
Like the other two sages he, too, has to-day a representative, who enjoys an official status as high priest of the Taoist sect.
"The Awakening of China" by W.A.P. Martin
They only that are possessed of holiness succeed, by knowledge and deeds, to conquer disease, decrepitude and death, and acquire a high status.
"The Mahabharata of Krishna-Dwaipayana Vyasa, Volume 1"
The story of Viswamitra's promotion to the status of a Brahmana is highly characteristic.
"The Mahabharata of Krishna-Dwaipayana Vyasa, Volume 2"
It hardly admits of doubt that the high ratio of female crime in Scotland is to be attributed to the social status of women.
"Crime and Its Causes" by William Douglas Morrison
We unhesitatingly affirm that individuals of our race have risen to as true and as high a Christian status as has mankind anywhere.
"Twentieth Century Negro Literature" by Various
This is a high-status room, Barrent.
"The Status Civilization" by Robert Sheckley
In Sambalpur the Jhankar or village priest is a universal and recognised village servant of fairly high status.
"The Tribes and Castes of the Central Provinces of India" by R. V. Russell
Most training schools require from applicants an educational standard of four years in a high school or matriculation status.
"The Canadian Girl at Work" by Marjory MacMurchy
Perhaps it was not so high a status as the old; but who was to say that?
"The Brown Mouse" by Herbert Quick
The status of musical education in the leading American cities is surprisingly high.
"Great Pianists on Piano Playing" by James Francis Cooke
Young, highly optimistic, and somewhat visionary, his dreams assumed the status of reality.
"The Gaunt Gray Wolf" by Dillon Wallace
The lecturer told us much of the high status and power of women among the Iroquoian tribes.
"The Truth About Woman" by C. Gasquoine Hartley
But Ishie seemed genuinely unaware of his true status, and the high regard in which he was held.
"Where I Wasn't Going" by Walt Richmond
We need no clearer proof of the high status of women among this people.
"The Position of Woman in Primitive Society" by C. Gasquoine Hartley
Summer resident in High Plains of western Kansas, but current status poorly known.
"Check-list of the Birds of Kansas" by Harrison B Tordoff
Medical education and high professional status.
"The Thirteenth" by James J. Walsh
The chief in any area achieved his status through general consensus and recognition of his high prestige.
"Shoshone-Bannock Subsistence and Society" by Robert F. Murphy

In news:

If you are happy with our highly dysfunctional state Legislature, vote for Yamada and the status quo.
LA MESA – Helix High, where four teachers have been accused of sexual misconduct in less than two years, risks losing its charter school status unless it can prove it has taken steps to improve conditions at the La Mesa campus.
State places Dougherty County School System on high risk status.
But opportunity in the form of a college education has led this group to a school that is offering Ivy-League status to students -- like Delgado -- who quit high school before enlisting in the military.
Muscle Shoals lineman Dee Liner 's football future remains murky, with his high school coach remaining tight-lipped about the Auburn commitment's status for the 2012 season and Liner declining an interview.
Washington County high schools fell short of their goals in the status report issued earlier this week by the Arkansas Department of Education.
Ally McCormick 's status seemed in doubt prior to her senior year with the Corona del Mar High girls' water polo team.
Wilson arrived at Morgan in 2010 amid high expectations he could build on Morgan 's status as the most celebrated of the state's four historically black colleges and universities to make it a major urban research institution.
"It seems to me that someone who applies to and is rejected by a parent's alma mater is not that likely to be accepted by another high-status college where he or she doesn't have a legacy advantage".
Coach Wade Phillips is expected to give an update on CB Mike Jenkins' status at 2:30 p.m. Jenkins suffered what Jerry Jones said could be a high ankle sprain when a teammate stepped on his right foot during Saturday's morning practice.
Georgia DOE places DCSS on high- risk status.
It was a fixture in Korean clubs where having a high end bottle at your table or in a highly visible locker at after parties was a status symbol.
Whether it's knowing a plane's layout, requesting an exit-row seat or obtaining high status in a frequent-flier program, there are myriad routes to avoiding that non-reclining seat next to the back lavatory.
Studies show that people reap real psychological benefits when they buy expensive, high-status items — but is it a healthy way to boost your self-esteem .
People in a low-power position tended to mimic the smile of a person with high status, says a new study.

In science:

I present a summary of the status of the field of very high-ener gy (VHE) gamma-ray astronomy, as of early 2006.
The Status of VHE Gamma-Ray Astronomy
In the following we summarize the status of US high energy accelerator neutrino beam-lines.
Report of the US long baseline neutrino experiment study
Silvestri, “Development status of a Laue lens for high energy x-rays (>60 keV),” in Optics for EUV, X-Ray, and Gamma-Ray Astronomy II.
Development status of a Laue lens project for gamma-ray astronomy
Four, the administrative cost may be very high in the situations of high failure rate, since it requires to check the status of test whenever a component fails.
A New Framework of Multistage Hypothesis Tests
The actual status, recent results, and their implications on the present understanding of the origin of high-energy cosmic-rays and their interactions are discussed.
Experimental Efforts on Very High-Energy Cosmic Rays and their Interactions - Conference Summary
The first reason is that the current status of high energy particle physics and cosmology leaves them, at times, intimately linked.
A Simple Introduction to Particle Physics Part II
For the phase structure at high baryon density, the status of the unconventional color superconducting phase with mismatched pairing is reviewed.
QCD phase diagram at high temperature and density
The status is reviewed of recent high precision measurements of inclusive-jet, dijet and trijet production in deepinelastic scattering and photoproduction by the HERA experiments H1 and ZEUS.
Precision jet measurements at HERA and determination of \alpha_s
Following the 93 (!) presentations of this conference has been most interesting and allowed obtaining an excellent and rather complete overview of the present theoretical and experimental status in the field of QCD and high energy interactions.
Moriond 2012, QCD and High Energy Interactions: Experimental Summary
It is common knowledge that within the last decade the status of perturbative QCD has changed from being a part of the standard model which could be only qualitatively tested to that of a firmly established theory which has been tested to high accuracy.
Progress in perturbative QCD
These have included review talks on lattice gauge theory, techniques for high-order perturbative QCD calculations, strong interaction effective field theories, the current status of QED and the construction of theories beyond the Standard Model.
The VIIth Blois Workshop: Theory Summary and Factorization Issues
Sessler, “Status Report of a High Luminosity Muon Collider and Future Research and Development Plans,” Snowmass ’96. 5.
Physics with a Millimole of Muons
The status of the standard model is discussed in the light of the recent high and low energy data.
Standard Model Theory
The status of the standard model is discussed in the light of the recent high and low energy data.
Standard Model Theory
This review contains a discussion of the theoretical developments for testing the electroweak theory, the status of the standard model in view of the most recent high and low energy data, and the implications for the Higgs boson.
Standard Model Theory