• WordNet 3.6
    • n monetization establishing something (e.g. gold or silver) as the legal tender of a country
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
  • Interesting fact: The famous Impressionist painter Claude Monet won 100,000 francs in the state lottery. The money made him financially independent.
    • n monetization The act or process of converting into money, or of establishing something (e.g. gold or silver) as the legal tender of a country; as, the monetization of silver.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n monetization The act of monetizing; the act or process of giving something the character of money or of coining it into money: as, the monetization of silver.
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In literature:

Remember Monet, who could not get anyone to buy his pictures for a hundred francs.
"The Moon and Sixpence" by W. Somerset Maugham
Where she used to give us Corots and Daubignys, she gives us now exquisite Monets and entrancing Pissaros.
"Selected Prose of Oscar Wilde with a Preface by Robert Ross" by Oscar Wilde
See engravings of the day by Moreau, Prieur, Monet, representing the opening of the States-General.
"The Origins of Contemporary France, Volume 2 (of 6)" by Hippolyte A. Taine
Among Caper's artist friends was a certain Blaise Monet, French by nature, Parisian by birth, artist or writer according to circumstances.
"The Continental Monthly , Vol. 2 No. 5, November 1862" by Various
After seeing a great number of Monet's one turns to any simple Pissarro for relief.
"Adventures in the Arts" by Marsden Hartley
General Monet operated in the north against the rebels with Spanish and native auxiliary forces.
"The Philippine Islands" by John Foreman
Faxon advanced, attracted by a shimmering Monet, but Rainer laid a hand on his arm.
"The Triumph Of Night" by Edith Wharton
Whistler or Monet might picture for us the murk and mystery of this pregnant gloom.
"The Gate of Appreciation" by Carleton Noyes
The Monets are of rare quality.
"Ivory Apes and Peacocks" by James Huneker
Thus Monet, Degas, Manet, Ribera, Monticelli, by turns came up for examination and praise.
"The "Genius"" by Theodore Dreiser

In poetry:

Aye, Montecelli, that's the name.
You may have heard of him perhaps.
Yet though he never savoured fame,
Of those impressionistic chaps,
Monet and Manet and Renoir
He was the avatar.
"A Canvas For A Crust" by Robert W Service

In news:

Linnea in Monet's Garden by Christina Björk and Lena Anderson.
Medical Monets trade scalpels for paintbrushes.
Picasso, Monet Paintings Among Those Swiped From Dutch Museum.
Keith Smith is co-founder and CEO of BigDoor, a company which uses game mechanics to increase user engagement, loyalty and monetization.
"The more accurate the forecast , the more efficient the schedule and better service level," Monet wrote in a recent blog post.
He's bought Picassos, Monets and Pollocks.
Intel is taking new strides to help its developer community cash in on the mobility craze, arming them with tools that can monetize their apps and help deploy them across a variety of devices, whether running Windows, Android or iOS.
"The 2012 Publisher Monetization Survey" took the pulse of 139 publishers from the b2b, consumer and association sectors.
Companies that derive the most from their IP budget actively manage the entire process of identifying, protecting, and monetizing the IP.
Seven paintings by artists including Pablo Picasso and Claude Monet were stolen from a museum in Rotterdam in an early-hours heist, Dutch police said Tuesday.
AMSTERDAM (AP) — Dutch museum says 7 stolen paintings include a Picasso, a Matisse , 2 Monets.
User Segmentation for Maximum Monetization.
Meet NW authors, Jean Sheldon and Veronica Esagui, DC at the release of their newest books, Monet's Palette, a mystery and Awakening the Woman Within, a memoir .
His friend, Marsalis, sent him the first of Milkshake 's custom-made Dave Monet trumpets.
Sourcebooks Gives 'Linnea in Monet 's Garden' a New Life.

In science:

These problems have been largely solved through the implementation of an astrometric fit which uses both the Tycho-2 (Høg et al. 2000) and USNO-B (Monet et al. 2003) catalogues.
Results from the Wide Angle Search for Planets Prototype (WASP0) I: Analysis of the Pegasus Field
The stars were then matched and calibrated against th e USNO A1.0 POSS-E catalog (Monet et al. 1996) to derive a magnitude zeropoint for each image.
Rates and Progenitors of Type Ia Supernovae
For each QSO matching the criteria above, all of the NEAT images covering its coordinates were retrieved from long-term storage on the NERSC HPSS system (see Chapter 3) and and calibrated against the USNO-A1.0 catalog (Monet et al. 1996) “R”-band magnitudes.
Rates and Progenitors of Type Ia Supernovae
This zeropoint can vary by 0.2 magnitudes from plate-to-plate from the original POSS survey (Monet et al. 1996).
Rates and Progenitors of Type Ia Supernovae
The cause of these artifacts is unknown (David Monet, personal communication), but they affect several square degrees of one of the photographic plates that were scanned to create the USNO-B catalog. Blind astrometric calibration of arbitrary astronomical images