Levi's

Definitions

  • the Levying of The Tax: The Taxpayer in The Scribe's Office
    the Levying of The Tax: The Taxpayer in The Scribe's Office
  • WordNet 3.6
    • n Levi's a popular brand of jeans
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Quotations

  • William Shakespeare
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    “After life's fitful fever he sleeps well. Treason has done his worst. Nor steel nor poison, malice domestic, foreign levy, nothing can touch him further.”

Usage

In literature:

The dash came just after Deck's message had been delivered to Levi and Artie.
"An Undivided Union" by Oliver Optic
I'm Levi Rosenbaum of Gen. Rosecrans's secret service.
"Si Klegg, Book 3 (of 6) Si And Shorty Meet Mr. Rosenbaum, The Spy, Who Relates His Adventures" by John McElroy
The Myers brothers looked at each other furtively, and a smile appeared on Levi's face, who was uninjured.
"Belford's Magazine, Vol 2, December 1888" by Various
On the road that led up to the kreis-director's house, we saw the young iron merchant, Edward Levi, an honorable and well-educated young man.
"Waldfried" by Berthold Auerbach
Greene's army was much superior in numbers, but consisted mainly of militia and new levies.
"History of the Colony and Ancient Dominion of Virginia" by Charles Campbell
Hardenburgh's company of New York Levies.
""Evacuation Day", 1783" by James Riker
It did not need the presentation of a visiting card with his name on it to disclose Mr. Levi Levison's nationality.
"A Traitor's Wooing" by Headon Hill
They were immediately sent to the rear and incorporated with his Majesty's levies.
"Scenes and Adventures in Affghanistan" by William Taylor
The book of Mr. Levi's which they had found, was a Hebrew prayer book.
"The Seven-Branched Candlestick" by Gilbert W. (Gilbert Wolf) Gabriel
I had seen the midnight levy when my father's mare came home without him.
"Deep Moat Grange" by S. R. Crockett
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In poetry:

My name is Solomon Levi,
the desert is my home,
my mother's breast was thorny,
and father I had none.
"An Old Cracked Tune" by Stanley Kunitz
Sinking low with love's emotion!
Levying with look and tone
All love's rosy arts to mimic
Cytherea's magic zone!
"Daphne" by George Meredith
Neber min' what's true tomorrow
So you libes a dream today.
Neber min' what tax is levied
So it's not on craps or play.
"The Don't-Care Negro" by Joseph Seamon Cotter Sr
"After life's fitful fever, he sleeps well;
Treason has done his worst: nor steel, nor poison,
Malice domestic, foreign levy, nothing,
Can touch him further."
"Abraham Lincoln: An Horatian Ode" by Richard Henry Stoddard
List, oh list the sweet-lipped Sages.
I hear the Song of world-wide compass sung.
I hear the Prophet's tongue
Come sounding down the ages:
Kings and their scattered levies fly
The accusing angel of his eye.
"Fancy" by Thomas Aird

In news:

San Francisco-based Levi Strauss & Co. Has introduced the Levi's® Waste denim jeans and trucker jackets made using materials derived from post-consumer recycled (PCR) polyethylene terephthalate (PET) bottles and food trays.
Did you know that Seve Jobs owned over 100 pairs of Levi's.
The proposal is effectively a renewal of the city's existing parks levy, which expires next year.
Josephine County begins dismantling its sheriff's office in response to May defeat of tax levy.
Larry Levy, a veteran journalist who now leads Hofstra University's National Center for Suburban Studies, offered this take on Tuesday at the Republican National Convention.
AURORA – Fox Valley Park District residents will benefit from another tax freeze after the district 's board of trustees recently approved a zero percent increase in its levy for the second consecutive year.
The Clark County coroner's office has identified the man killed Aug 31 on Doolittle Avenue as 33-year-old Joel Levi of Las Vegas.
Dennison's fire chief says he's still considering options on how to move forward following the defeat of the village's fire truck levy on November 6th.
Greenpeace activists protest at Levi's HQ in SF.
Greenpeace activists protest at Levi's HQ in SF.
Skaters had even more reason to celebrate this Fourth of July, as the long-awaited Nike SB x Levi's 511 Skateboarding Team Edition Jeans dropped yesterday.
So when I heard San Francisco-based Levi's introduced its new Curve ID fit system for women's jeans, I was all in favor of it.
Wren's Levi Bufford runs past Palmetto's Malik Tate in the second quarter.
Nisswa's preliminary tax levy for 2013 is $1,847,652, an increase of $55,269 from this year's levy, or about 2.99 percent.
Jeremy Sisto and Jane Levy discuss the most recent episode of "Suburgatory," where Malin Akerman's character (playing the mother who abandoned Jane 's character) brought some drama to the usually hilarious.
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In science:

We say that V is a L´evy process if for every s, t ≥ 0, the increment V (t + s) − V (t) is independent of the process (V (u), 0 ≤ u ≤ t) and has the same law as V (s).
Dynamics of trap models
The spectral geometry of A is given by the product rule A = C∞ (M ) ⊗ AF where the algebra AF is finite dimensional, and H = L2 (M , S ) ⊗ HF , D = DM ⊗ 1 + γ5 ⊗ DF , where L2 (M , S ) is the Hilbert space of L2 spinors, and DM is the Dirac operator of the Levi-Civita spin connection on M , DM = γ µ (∂µ + ωµ ) .
Noncommutative Geometry as the Key to Unlock the Secrets of Space-Time
We decompose ˆG as ˆG = Ru ⋊ (Z · S), where Ru is the unipotent radical, S is a semisimple Levi subgroup, and Z ≃ (C∗ )q for some q ≥ 0.
Classical Symmetries of Complex Manifolds
Formula scoring levies a penalty of 1/(m-1) points against each incorrect answer, yielding a final score of S=nR–nW/(m-1) where nR represents number of correct answers, nW number of wrong answers, and m number of options.
Test item response time and the response likelihood
Therefore the Levi-bracket L defines a function fL from S to W .
Non-regular $|2|$-graded geometries II: classifying geometries, and generic six-in-nine distributions
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