mod

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • adj mod relating to a recently developed fashion or style; "their offices are in a modern skyscraper","tables in modernistic designs"
    • n mod a British teenager or young adult in the 1960s; noted for their clothes consciousness and opposition to the rockers
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n mod A Middle English form of mood.
    • n mod An abbreviation
    • n mod of modern;
    • n mod in music, of moderato.
    • n mod The yearly meeting of the Highland Association, for literary and musical compositions.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • n Mod mod an assembly, meeting, of a similar nature to the Welsh Eisteddfod.
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Idioms

All mod cons - If something has all mod cons, it has all the best and most desirable features. It is an abbreviation of 'modern convenience' that was used in house adverts.
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Etymology

Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
Gael.

Usage

In literature:

It was all the more acceptable because outside a cold rain was falling, and the mod was deep and miry.
"Frank's Campaign" by Horatio Alger, Jr.
He is so grim of his mod that he will kill thee, if thou speak him not fair.
"The Fall of the Niebelungs" by Unknown
B. considers þeah ... eal a precursor of Mod.
"Beowulf" by Unknown
He wuz might'ly nigh gittin' inter trouble mod'n once fer gwine ter sleep in de fiel'.
"The Conjure Woman" by Charles W. Chesnutt
Oxford First Class in Mods, Second in Greats.
"Elizabeth's Campaign" by Mrs. Humphrey Ward
Devas (Seven), which Hesychius translates "the evil gods" is clearly the Zendic daiva, Mod.
"The Seven Great Monarchies Of The Ancient Eastern World, Vol 3. (of 7): Media" by George Rawlinson
Coll., Dublin, 1853; first Senior Mod.
"Noteworthy Families (Modern Science)" by Francis Galton and Edgar Schuster
MOD: mode; mood; mod'ify (-able, -er); modifica'tion; accom'modate (-ion); commode' (Lat.
"New Word-Analysis" by William Swinton
As to Cardenio, connected with Double Falsehood, see Bradford, G., Jr., Mod.
"The Facts About Shakespeare" by William Allan Nielson
The weak and strong forms are used in the same manner as in Mod.
"A Middle High German Primer" by Joseph Wright
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In news:

Most of the Second Wave features have been unlocked and are working properly in a mod over at Nexus Mods .
Rudy wins $5,000 in Mod Madness race at Langley.
This video shows off a pretty stark contrast between the vanilla and modded versions of the game.
The Mod Musical', At Sugden Community Theater on Thursday Sept 27.
UK MoD Fleet Adds First Puma Mk2.
Charms and challenges in Denver's best kept "mid- mod " secret.
Sunset magazine Idea house goes ' mod '-ular.
New York Fashion Week Spring 2013: It's a Mod , Mod World at Marc Jacobs.
Mod Madness at Marc Jacobs.
Putting the mod in modest.
Burleque dance theater group Mod Carousel.
It's a puzzlement, though, why FCA is bypassing the heavily-trafficked WB Shop and the TCM shopping site, both of which carry the Fox-distributed MGM Limited Edition MODs .).
Craig Mod is a writer and designer at the Shape of Digital Content Laboratory at Flipboard.
IT'S THE TIME of the year for retail to thrive, so it makes perfect sense that the month ahead is teeming with events, parties, and sales (see mod.portlandmercury.com for our constant updates to the schedule).
The mood is mod and the art is amazing.
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In science:

Since ϕ(πL )e = ϕ(v)π (mod πa ) and a > 1, then there exists a unit u ∈ O∗ such that ϕ(πL ) = uπL (mod πa ).
Ramification of local fields with imperfect residue fields
Let P : M /(R-mod) → R-mod be the functor sending f : M → N to Coker(f ).
Linear extensions and nilpotence for Maltsev theories
In particular, M /(R-mod) is equivalent to TR;M -mod.
Linear extensions and nilpotence for Maltsev theories
These functors also induce group homomorphisms K0(Hn -mod) −→ K0 (Hn±1 -mod) and these maps are completely determined by their actions on the Specht modules.
The representation theory of the Ariki-Koike and cyclotomic q-Schur algebras
Proof : The first property follows from the fact that Mod(A ∪ {a ∧ b}) = Mod(A ∪ {a} ∪ {b}).
Connectives in Quantum and other Cumulative Logics
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