• WordNet 3.6
    • n ira belligerence aroused by a real or supposed wrong (personified as one of the deadly sins)
    • n IRA a retirement plan that allows you to contribute a limited yearly sum toward your retirement; taxes on the interest earned in the account are deferred
    • n IRA a militant organization of Irish nationalists who used terrorism and guerilla warfare in an effort to drive British forces from Northern Ireland and achieve a united independent Ireland
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In literature:

Ira C. Wilson, New Truxton, Mo.
"Northern Nut Growers Association Report of the Proceedings at the" by Various
The girl nearly screamed, but the bullet cut into the dust near Ira's right foot.
"In Happy Valley" by John Fox
Ira Forman, standing by the green doors of his barn, watched the rich man go by with this unaccustomed excitement.
"The Tyranny of Weakness" by Charles Neville Buck
Loring, Miss Ira E., 557, 793.
"Woman's Work in the Civil War" by Linus Pierpont Brockett
Ira Nelson Morris, American Minister to Sweden, was here.
"Face to Face with Kaiserism" by James W. Gerard
J. Ira Watson, Minerals and Mines; 4.
"Sparkling Gems of Race Knowledge Worth Reading" by Various
King received 91 votes, James S. Wadsworth 72, Simeon Draper 23, Myron H. Clark 22, and Ira Harris 22.
"A Political History of the State of New York, Volumes 1-3" by DeAlva Stanwood Alexander
Ira was thirteen years younger than Ethan, but as bold and daring as his brother.
"The Hero of Ticonderoga" by John de Morgan
Elder, Mr. J. Ira, Athens.
"The American Missionary - Volume 52, No. 1, March, 1898" by Various
And once more, here again, at every pause, steady, compact, regular as military drums, the Ca Ira!
"The Life of Charles Dickens, Vol. I-III, Complete" by John Forster

In poetry:

Che se vita è l'error, l'ira, e l'ambascia,
Troppo hai del viver tuo l'ore prodotte;
Or meglio vivi, e con fatiche dotte
A chi diratti antico esempi lascia.
"Che Stai?" by Ugo Foscolo
L'amore e` un campo in cui non resta zolla
Da fecondare; senza scrosci e` l'ira;
Il nostro corpo e una corteccia frolla,
Mentre la mente a nuovi cieli aspira.
"Noja Letteraria" by Ferdinando Fontana

In news:

Mitt Romney's IRA is unlikely centerpiece of wealth and tax avoidance .
Demands that Northern Ireland's new political structures should be frozen until the IRA starts surrendering weapons are mistaken.
Judgment Reversed – Unambiguous contract controls in IRA investment dispute.
Sean "Bones" Sullivan, Norah Jones, Ira Wolf-Tuton, Kevin Bewersdorf, Patrick Morrison, Carlton Bradshaw, Mark Gibbs, Sheena Irons.
Anyone with information about Antonio Howard or Ira Boles is asked to contact the Kentucky State Police at 1-800-222-5555 or call local law enforcement.
And Mrs William Layfield of Alpharetta announce the engagement of their daughter, Stephanie Renee Layfield, to Richard Ira Welling Jr, son of Ms Lucretia Welling of Conyers and Mr and Mrs Richard Ira Welling Sr.
Ira Sachs¿ ¿Keep the Lights On¿ earned two top prizes at the Outfest film festival in Los Angeles.
0 Ira Sachs¿ ¿Keep the Lights On¿ earned two top prizes at the Outfest film festival in Los Angeles.
While you can begin making qualified withdrawals from a traditional IRA at age 59½, you must start taking withdrawals that are known as "required minimum distributions" starting in the year you turn 70.
Photo by Ira Levy of Levy Lighting NYC.
Sammons Annuity, IRA Use Asset Allocation Model to Simplify Fund Selection.
You didn't specify if you purchased the annuities inside a retirement account, such as a traditional IRA, or if the annuities are not inside an IRA.
A tax-qualified retirement plan or IRA is not, usually, thought of as an asset protection trust.
The key is to take a " backdoor " approach using a nondeductible IRA.
The only drawback to this backdoor strategy is that any distribution from a traditional IRA is taxed under a "pro rata" rule based on the total amount in all your IRAs.

In science:

Including ELAIS and IRAS survey data, the range in fluxes would reach four orders of magnitude.
High-Redshift Galaxies: The Far-Infrared and Sub-Millimeter View
IRAS 60-µm emission is indicated in grayscale and roughly defines our survey region.
Radio Pulsars in the Magellanic Clouds
Since the ultraluminous IRAS sources are essentially all mergers (Sanders et al. 1988), it is not surprising that mergers show the largest populations of young star clusters.
The Formation of Star Clusters
This brings the gas-to-dust ratios of the IRAS galaxies into agreement with those of the Milky Way and other spiral galaxies which have been intensively studied in the submm.
The SCUBA Local Universe Galaxy Survey II. 450 micron data - evidence for cold dust in bright IRAS Galaxies
Currently we have completed one sample of 104 ob jects from the IRAS Bright Galaxy Sample (Soifer et al. 1989) selected at 60µm.
The SCUBA Local Universe Galaxy Survey II. 450 micron data - evidence for cold dust in bright IRAS Galaxies