• The United States Coast and the West Indies
    The United States Coast and the West Indies
  • WordNet 3.6
    • adj indie (of pop groups) not affiliated with a major recording company
    • n indie an independent film company not associated with an established studio
    • n indie a pop group not affiliated with a major record company
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  • Francois FeNelon
    “If the riches of the Indies, or the crowns of all the kingdom of Europe, were laid at my feet in exchange for my love of reading, I would spurn them all.”


In literature:

The way to the Indies was open!
"French Pathfinders in North America" by William Henry Johnson
Another man-of-war take schooner in West Indies; send her in prize.
"Newton Forster" by Captain Frederick Marryat
Our sealed orders were opened, and proved our destination to be the West Indies, as we expected.
"Peter Simple" by Frederick Marryat
The Sweet Potato is indigenous to both the East and West Indies.
"The Field and Garden Vegetables of America" by Fearing Burr
Cuba, one of the most fertile islands of the West Indies is poor.
"Plotting in Pirate Seas" by Francis Rolt-Wheeler
A frigate, fully manned, was given him, and he set sail for the West Indies.
"The Naval History of the United States" by Willis J. Abbot
"Fox's Book of Martyrs" by John Foxe
As lieutenant he remained another year in the East Indies, and then returned to serve on the Home Station.
"Jane Austen, Her Life and Letters" by William Austen-Leigh and Richard Arthur Austen-Leigh
Instead, however, they landed on an island of the West Indies and there started to divide the fortune.
"The Rover Boys on Treasure Isle" by Edward Stratemeyer (AKA Arthur M. Winfield)
As it happened, we did not speak any vessel till we reached the West Indies; so we had to carry Walter Stenning with us.
"Old Jack" by W.H.G. Kingston
Hence the islands were called the West Indies, which name they have kept to this day.
"A Book of Discovery" by Margaret Bertha (M. B.) Synge
They would not leave us the West-Indies, although useless to them.
"Diary in America, Series Two" by Frederick Marryat (AKA Captain Marryat)
His son is a carpenter in the East Indies.
"Journal of Jasper Danckaerts, 1679-1680" by Jasper Danckaerts
At length the West Indies were reached, and the frigate brought up in Kingston Harbour, Jamaica.
"The Heir of Kilfinnan" by W.H.G. Kingston
"John Deane of Nottingham" by W.H.G. Kingston
After this he was always known as Gaspar of the Indies.
"Notable Voyagers" by W.H.G. Kingston and Henry Frith
In 1591 the first voyage to the East Indies was undertaken by Captain Lancaster, in three ships.
"How Britannia Came to Rule the Waves" by W.H.G. Kingston
Has He not bestowed upon thee the Indies, the richest part of the earth?
"Celebrated Travels and Travellers" by Jules Verne
They took the roundabout route by the Canaries and West Indies.
"Sir Walter Ralegh" by William Stebbing
English fleets seized Dutch trading ships on the African coast and Dutch islands in the West Indies.
"Famous Sea Fights" by John Richard Hale

In poetry:

In the tents of Akbar
Are dole and grief to-day,
For the flower of all the Indies
Has gone the silent way.
"In The Tents Of Akbar" by Paul Laurence Dunbar
And now, fond one, I've told you all,
And I can say no more—
"Will you go to the Indies, my Mary,
And leave old Scotia's shore?"
"Highland Mary" by Mary Weston Fordham
Cosi` il poeta penzola,
Pria di spingersi a voi, sulle illusioni;
E tenta, e veglia, e spasima...
Indi aspetta le sacre ispirazioni.
"En Attendant" by Ferdinando Fontana
Then may my Vessel torn and shipwrackt be,
If it put forth again to Sea:
It never more abroad shall rome,
Though't could next voyage bring the Indies home.
"Resolved To Be Loved" by Abraham Cowley
As a wise child excells the scept'red fool,
Who of conceit and selfishness is full —
As a good name exceeds the best perfume,
And richest Balms, that from the Indies come —
"The Praise And Commendation Of A Good Woman" by Rees Prichard
From bright West Indies' sunny seas,
Comes, borne upon the balmy breeze,
The joyous shout, the gladsome tone,
Long in those bloody isles unknown;
Bearing across the heaving wave
The song of the unfettered slave.
"Stanzas For The First of August" by James Monroe Whitfield

In news:

Indie Joshua Boydston Arena-ready indie rock sounds like a bit of a contradiction, but with bands like The Black Keys, Muse and Kings of Leon all headlining the biggest venues in town, the weird subspace is here to stay.
Is Indie Smash 'Bellflower' Sexist.
Legendary FX artist Dennis Muren and sound wizard Ben Burtt remember Indy's origins.
Christina Hendricks will topline indie 'How to Catch a Monster'.
Jason Bateman is in negotiations to make his feature directorial debut with "Bad Words," an indie comedy that Bateman's Aggregate Films shingle will produce with Darko Entertainment, which is also financing the pic.
Thesp also wrote and will star in indie thriller.
Ryan Phillippe, who starred in Paul Haggis' "Crash" and Clint Eastwood's "Flags of Our Fathers," is set to make his own directorial debut with "Shreveport," an indie thriller in which he'll also star.
The Canadian actor best known for "Beverly Hills, 90210" and HBO Canada's "Call Me Fitz" will helm an indie road-trip drama from Montefiore Films.
Capps, a DC junior, placed 12th in the shot put at 38 feet, 7.75 inches during Saturday's IHSAA Track and Field State Finals at Indi.
When last we spotted indie icons Vince Vaughn and Jon Favreau on screen together, they were knocking back fruit-flavored martinis and chasing L.A.
Thirty essential songs by the indie institution.
Indie newbies fill distrib gap.
EOne/Alliance grows indie distrib .
When The Dodos ' Meric Long sings for "a means to conjure you up," he isn't referring to the San Francisco indie-rock act's long-extinct namesake.
For Mountain View's Dogcatcher , the result is a mellow, subtly-intense blend of soul, jazz, folk and indie-rock.

In science:

K–H 2 Quasi-molecular absorption detected in the T-dwarf ε Indi Ba F.
K-H_2 Quasi-molecular absorption detected in the T-dwarf epsilon Indi Ba
By comparison with a high signal-to-noise optical spectrum of the T1 dwarf ε Indi Ba, we find that these new models do reproduce the observed feature, while CaH does not contribute for the atmospheric parameters considered.
K-H_2 Quasi-molecular absorption detected in the T-dwarf epsilon Indi Ba
FORS2 red optical spectrum of the T1 dwarf ε Indi Ba (solid), compared to our synthetic spectra for a 1.3 Gyr (dashed) and 2 Gyr (dotted) model.
K-H_2 Quasi-molecular absorption detected in the T-dwarf epsilon Indi Ba
T dwarfs such as ε Indi Ba as discussed below.
K-H_2 Quasi-molecular absorption detected in the T-dwarf epsilon Indi Ba
The ε Indi Ba,b binary system is a unique test for brown dwarf models.
K-H_2 Quasi-molecular absorption detected in the T-dwarf epsilon Indi Ba
Based on their JHK photometry and H -band spectra, McCaughrean et al. (2004) obtained effective temperatures of 1276 K and 854 K for Ba and Bb, respectively, using the Baraffe et al. (2003) 1.3 Gyr Cond isochrone for the most likely age of the ε Indi AB system.
K-H_2 Quasi-molecular absorption detected in the T-dwarf epsilon Indi Ba
Indeed, the high (solar) abundance of CaH which would be required to generate absorption near this spectral location should only be found deep in the optically-thick atmosphere at the T eff =1280 K of ε Indi Ba, preventing its bands from appearing in spectra even assuming a clearing of the surface cloud coverage.
K-H_2 Quasi-molecular absorption detected in the T-dwarf epsilon Indi Ba
The simple perverse sheaves I Cϕ are part of the canonical basis and Indi corresponds the multiplication from the left by fi .
The modular branching rule for affine Hecke algebras of type A
C = Mν such that νn = i which is equal to Indi (Rπa;i C) up to degree shift.
The modular branching rule for affine Hecke algebras of type A
The image may be nonzero only when I Cψ [j ′ ], for some j ′ ∈ Z, appears in Indi (I Cϕ′ ) and I Cψ [j ′′ ], for some j ′′ ∈ Z, appears in Indi (I Cϕ′′ ) such that −j ′ + j ′′ + k = 0.
The modular branching rule for affine Hecke algebras of type A
Lemma 10.3 (INDY) HΛ (Aω ) is measurable with respect to ω ∈ Ω, the Hamiltonian HΛl (x)(Aω ) is stationary in x ∈ Z2 in the sense of (A.5), and |RΛ (Aω , z )(x, y )| for x, y ∈ Λ and |RΛ′ (Aω , z )(x′ , y ′ )| for x′ , y ′ ∈ Λ′ are independent for disjoint suitable squares Λ and Λ′ with dist(Λ, Λ′ ) ≥ cδ .
Wegner estimate and Anderson localization for random magnetic fields
The evidence from Table is that NB is indi(cid:11)erent to the use of labels or con(cid:12)dences: the normal distribution assumption that it embodies in the latter case could be another reason why it is unsuitable for combining con(cid:12)dence measures.
Issues in Stacked Generalization
The log posterior now displays a more well-de fined mode indi cating that there is a well-de fined optimal number of bins.
Optimal Data-Based Binning for Histograms
So, as indi cated in Figure 4, the lattice and chiral symmetry now get along nicely.
So you want to be a lattice theorist?
Thus, 10 min is a safe time interval to bin data sharing similar flux characteristics, statistically indis tinguishable from the noise, and will be appropriate for many studies of quasar microvariability.
Testing tests on AGN microvariability