Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
L. operatus, p. p. of operari, to work, fr. opus, operis, work, labor; akin to Skr. apas, and also to G. üben, to exercise, OHG. uoben, Icel. æfa,. Cf. Inure Maneuver Ure
Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
L. operāri, -ātus—opera, work, closely conn. with opus, operis, work.
Peter Mauclerc joined him, and a plan of operations was discussed.
"The History of England" by T.F. Tout
The operations of these divisions on the Vesle were under the Third Corps, Maj. Gen. Robert L. Bullard, commanding.
"Kelly Miller's History of the World War for Human Rights" by Kelly Miller
The English were not more successful at sea than they had proved in their operations by land.
"The History of England in Three Volumes, Vol.II. From William and Mary to George II." by Tobias Smollett
No one can be hypnotized unless the operator can make him concentrate his attention for a reasonable length of time.
"Complete Hypnotism: Mesmerism, Mind-Reading and Spiritualism" by A. Alpheus
He reduced the examination of truth to a purely mechanical operation.
"History of Rationalism Embracing a Survey of the Present State of Protestant Theology" by John F. Hurst
Before long, he was secretary of the Hunters' Co-operative.
"Four-Day Planet" by Henry Beam Piper
Scarcely a day passes that they do not prevent robberies and cut short the operations of pickpockets.
"Lights and Shadows of New York Life" by James D. McCabe
Volsung, a descendant of Odin, was taken from his mother's womb by a surgical operation, after six years' bearing.
"The Mysteries of All Nations" by James Grant
Neither can an operation or anything else.
"Cluthe's Advice to the Ruptured" by Chas. Cluthe & Sons
Though sometimes supplied, the co-operation of this arm was never asked for.
"The Story of the 2/4th Oxfordshire and Buckinghamshire Light Infantry" by G. K. Rose
By shucks! It seems to me,
That you I orter be
Thankful, that our Ted could see
A way to operate it.
"Ezra on the Strike" by Ezra Pound
Convolv'd in awful gloom, he dwells alone
And speeds the dart, accountable to none.
Look nature through! his operations, there,
His boundless power and wond'rous love declare!
"Ethic Strains, On Subjects Sublime And Beautiful - Part I" by Thomas Odiorne
War shall yet be, and to the end;
But war-paint shows the streaks of weather;
War yet shall be, but the warriors
Are now but operatives; War's made
Less grand than Peace,
And a singe runs through lace and feather.
"A Utilitarian View Of The Monitor's Fight" by Herman Melville
"Yes, operations are so dear,
But it's your comfort and your cheer
To know your job's so steady here."
These are his words; so meek and mild,
He looks just like a simple child . . .
Go! darn it! Suddenly I'm riled.
"The Key Of The Street" by Robert W Service
Is it some operation that is taking place?
It is the surgeon my neighbors are waiting for,
This apparition in a green helmet,
Shining gloves and white suit.
Is it the butcher, the grocer, the postman, someone I know?
"The Bee Meeting" by Sylvia Plath
And the British Army resolved to operate on land,
And the appearance of the British troops were really grand;
And by the Earl of Albemarle the British troops were commanded,
All eager for to fight as soon as they were landed.
"The Capture of Havana" by William Topaz McGonagall
Operation Full Court Press concludes a three week long, multi-agency marijuana operation in Colusa, Glenn, Lake, Mendocino, Tehama, and Trinity counties.
Residents along Steele Avenue Extension in the town have organized to fight a proposed gravel and sand mining operation that would operate within hundreds of yards of their homes.
An Alert Operator Is a Safe Operator.
MOUNT PROSPECT, Ill. About 97% of online pharmacies are "rogue" operations operating outside US laws and regulations, according to a new report.
The service, operated by Solid Ground under contract with the City of Seattle, will begin operating on Monday, Oct 1.
I wrote last month about the start of Operation Urgent Fury, one of the stranger US military operations.
Illegal marijuana growers are increasingly using solar power to operate large-scale operations in an attempt to remain off the grid and avoid detection from law enforcement agents, authorities said.
The Canfield Local Board of Education on Wednesday, Sept 14 met and endorsed a plan to restore specific items in the daily operations of the school district should voters approve the November 2011 five-year operating levy.
A 24-hour general strike across Argentina has shut down operations at ports and airports, and for rail and trucking operations countrywide.
Flextronics will acquire Motorola's manufacturing operations in Tianjin, China, and also will assume management and operation of its plant in Jaguariuna, Brazil, according to the companies.
Stuart Stevens, chief strategist for the Romney campaign, is not amused that some GOP operatives and independent campaign analysts in Washington are knocking Romney's media and advertising operation.
During Operation Dry Water, June 25-27, the Division of Watercraft arrested eleven boat operators for being above the legal alcohol limit of.08.
Boundary Bay Airport operator Alpha Aviation operates the FBO, which opened in 2010 and was renamed last year.
) That operation was at the time Alabama's only operating brewpub , the first to open since Alabama changed its laws governing brewpubs in 2011.
Designed for wireless operation is the battery-operated Freedom ™ series from Chauvet DJ.
D space in operator form ˆxα , ˆpα , but also spin operators ˆsµν and gauge charge operators ˆTa .
A new quantum theory of gravity in the framework of general relativity
The operator LW is clearly an extension of the operator LW , and we present in Proposition 3.3 some properties of this operator.
Equilibrium fluctuations for gradient exclusion processes with conductances in random environments
We show that when the energy eigenvalues of a Hamiltonian are real and complete the operator V is a positive Hermitian operator, which has an associated square root operator that can be used to bring the Hamiltonian to a Hermitian form.
PT symmetry as a necessary and sufficient condition for unitary time evolution
Position operator R, angular momentum operator L and their cross product as R × L are three typical vector operators [1, 2] that are widely used to explore the quantum properties of the angular momentum , and various coherent states on the spheres [4–7].
A simple realization of gl(2,c) Lie algebra with vector operators on sphere
From here and (17), it follows that Ca(1−χ) is a compact operator since it can be estimated by a sum of a compact operator, and an operator bounded by an arbitrary small constant.
On a variant of Tartar's first commutation lemma