• WordNet 3.6
    • adj outbound that is going out or leaving "the departing train","an outward journey","outward-bound ships"
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • a Outbound Outward bound.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • outbound Outward bound.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • adj Outbound owt′bownd bound for a distant port.
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In literature:

Like the ships she had envied, it was outbound.
"The Valley of the Moon" by Jack London
And, if I am not the man, I'll take the first outbound steamer and trouble them no more.
"The Lost Road" by Richard Harding Davis
There sat upon the deck of the good ship Polly Greenway, outbound from Thames' mouth, this same John Law.
"The Mississippi Bubble" by Emerson Hough
A typical outbound cargo in this trade was that of the "Atakualpa" in 1800.
"American Merchant Ships and Sailors" by Willis J. Abbot
What right had he, or anybody, to grab me off an outbound starship like a criminal?
"The Door Through Space" by Marion Zimmer Bradley
He did come at last, late in the afternoon, on an outbound train, and he hurried aboard as rapidly as he might.
"The Lady and the Pirate" by Emerson Hough
And I reasoned that if rats swarm into an outbound ship she would have a safe passage.
"The Grain Ship" by Morgan Robertson
As Ralph started forward the engine of the outbound train passed him.
"Ralph on the Overland Express" by Allen Chapman
To his amazement, he was not permitted to board the outbound bus.
"Astounding Stories of Super-Science September 1930" by Various
The inbound freight was about 5,000,000 tons and the outbound about 6,000,000.
"The Industrial Canal and Inner Harbor of New Orleans" by Thomas Ewing Dabney
Outbound from Triton City for Mars.
"World Beyond Pluto" by C. H. Thames
We carry Muslim pilgrims outbound from India in the spring, and return after the monsoon.
"The Moghul" by Thomas Hoover
If we had had hard climbing up the steep pitches on our outbound cruise, we had it still harder now.
"Cruisings in the Cascades" by George O. Shields
At the best the stuff they carried would make the through outbound cars of the second day.
"Our Railroads To-Morrow" by Edward Hungerford
Perhaps there will be two freight-houses, one for inbound, the other for outbound traffic.
"The Modern Railroad" by Edward Hungerford

In poetry:

Her heart is like an outbound ship
That at its anchor swings;
The murmur of the stranded shell
Is in the song she sings.
"Amy Wentworth" by John Greenleaf Whittier
Long since beyond the Southern Sea
Their outbound sails have sped,
While she, in meek humility,
Now earns her daily bread.
"The Good Part That Shall Not Be Taken Away" by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
A little silk scarf, a pair of earrings swinging,
A sliver ring, an indolent peacock fan,
Down at the foreshore cold iron ship bells ringing,
And laughing lips of an outbound sailorman.
"Shore Roads Of April" by Bill Adams

In news:

The Carl Schumacher-designed Outbound 44/46 is a voyaging boat that deserves a second look.
Some Outbound Skype Calls Free Until 2007.
Hosted Predictive Dialer provider delivers tools to enhance effectiveness and efficiency of outbound calling campaigns.
Like VRRP, HSRP lets you configure a fully redundant outbound communication path.
The two new terminals expand Roadrunner 's footprint in the Northeast, building on the presence the company established a year ago with the opening of its first outbound terminal serving the New York metro area and New Jersey.
John O'Brien shares how one person can manage inbound and outbound communications at a dispatch center.
Almost a third of companies "employ staff to read or otherwise analyze outbound email," while more than fifteen percent have hired people whose primary function is to spy on outgoing corporate email.
The same transducer sends the outbound transmission wave and receives the inbound reflected wave.
At the 98th Scientific Assembly and Annual Meeting (RSNA) Dolbey announces they have recently extended interfacing capability of its Fusion product suite for clinical documentation to the Bayer Certegra® SR Outbound Interface.
Campaign Linking is a tool for scheduling outbound calling campaigns.
All lanes have reopened and vehicles have been removed from the scene of an earlier crash on the outbound I-184 Connector .
Corporate will use the Dallas company's Zix Gateway policy-based encryption system to scan all outbound email and encrypt messages with sensitive information.
In my tests, it took just a few minutes for outbound faxes to arrive.
But filters also can help prevent outbound threats.
An eight-vehicle crash had closed an outbound tube of the tunnel at about 12:30 pm Monday.

In science:

Definition 2 (Cone type) A path p is outbound if d(1, p(t)) is a strictly increasing function of t.
Cone types and geodesic languages for lamplighter groups and Thompson's group F
For a given g ∈ G, the cone at g , denoted C ′ (g ) is the set of al l outbound paths starting at g .
Cone types and geodesic languages for lamplighter groups and Thompson's group F
Inbound, towards i − 2 and the bug cups, or Outbound, towards infinity.
Goldbug Variations
Add an initial condition that all arrows begin pointing Outbound, and we have a deterministic system.
Goldbug Variations
Bounce left: Suppose the bug arrives in position i and there is an Outbound arrow.
Goldbug Variations
After the bounce, the arrow points Outbound, value zero, and the bug is at i + 1, for a value of ϕi+2 , again unchanged.
Goldbug Variations
Given a complex network, one may choose a node i at random and start a self-avoiding random walk (or pathwalk ) from two outbound edges of i, until unvisited edges and nodes are no longer available to the walker at both sides of the walk (a situation which will be called here saturation or termination of the path ).
Random and Longest Paths: Unnoticed Motifs of Complex Networks
MN switches the DEFAULT route via its RADIO2 interface with B as the router. This switches the outbound route for MN from A to B. MN dissociates MN.
Fast Dual-Radio Cross-Layer Handoffs in Multi-Hop Infrastructure-mode 802.11 Wireless Networks for In-Vehicle Multimedia Infotainment
To prevent clutter, for each cluster we retain the 2 strongest outbound relationships.
Development of Computer Science Disciplines - A Social Network Analysis Approach
However, if these tasks demand that a process j send a message on some outbound channel j (cid:55)→ h prior to time t(cid:48) + maxjh , then this message is marked “ignore” by appending an extra bit set to 1 to the message.
Causality, Knowledge and Coordination in Distributed Systems
Hence, each edge from v has a sparse vector that tells, for each possible destination, what fraction of v ’s outbound traffic takes that edge.
Traffic Analysis in Random Delaunay Tessellations and Other Graphs
Empirical studies (e.g., [9, 14]) suggest that both the in-degree and out-degree, number of links pointing to a page and the number of outbound links of a page, respectively, follow a power-law distribution, a characteristic often referred to as the scale-free property.
Directed random graphs with given degree distributions
The idea is basically the same, given a bi-degree-sequence (m, d), to each node vi assign mi inbound half-edges and di outbound half-edges; then, proceed to match inbound half-edges to outbound half-edges to form directed edges.
Directed random graphs with given degree distributions
Note that different permutations can actually lead to the same graph, for example, if we switch the position of two outbound half-edges of the same node, so not all multigraphs have the same probability.
Directed random graphs with given degree distributions
Jw := 1(rs th outbound stub of node vi paired to ts th inbound stub of node vj , s = 1, 2).
Directed random graphs with given degree distributions