paper plant


  • WordNet 3.6
    • n paper plant tall sedge of the Nile valley yielding fiber that served many purposes in historic times
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In literature:

THE PRESIDENT: Dr. Colby has a paper from Mr. Littlepage on the plant patent law.
"Northern Nut Growers Report of the Proceedings at the Twenty-First Annual Meeting" by Northern Nut Growers Association
At Hadley, one of the plants of the Union Bag and Paper Company was completely flooded, and water was pouring from every window.
"The True Story of Our National Calamity of Flood, Fire and Tornado" by Logan Marshall
On Thursday, September 28th, we visited the paper manufacturing plant of Berges at Lancey.
"A Journey Through France in War Time" by Joseph G. Butler, Jr.
Mr. Lake: I thought that the paper had to do with trees that were planted as nuts.
"Northern Nut Growers Association, Report of the Proceedings at the Third Annual Meeting" by Northern Nut Growers Association
Was it his fault that the paper did not mention where the plant was discovered?
"Chatterbox, 1906" by Various
The notes had been planted, the forgeries substituted for the good paper!
"Jack O' Judgment" by Edgar Wallace
Wrapping a piece of paper around the stem when transplanting young plants will help to save them from cutworms.
"Ontario Teachers' Manuals: Nature Study" by Ontario Ministry of Education
Smaller quantity of waxed tissue paper for wrapping viscid or sticky plants.
"Studies of American Fungi. Mushrooms, Edible, Poisonous, etc." by George Francis Atkinson
Papers on the speed of sound in iron, and on respiration in plants, and new schemes of atmospheric railroads were submitted.
"The International Monthly, Volume 3, No. 2, May, 1851" by Various
The weight is placed upon a board covering the pile of plants and paper.
"Trees of the Northern United States" by Austin C. Apgar
When a room is being cleaned, the plants should either be taken away or covered with soft paper.
"What Shall We Do Now?: Five Hundred Games and Pastimes" by Dorothy Canfield Fisher
Once a day look over your plants, and put those not quite pressed into clean dry papers.
"Harper's Round Table, July 30, 1895" by Various
A Coldframe is a simple, low structure, covered with glass or oiled paper or cloth, in which plants are grown without artificial heat.
"The Practical Garden-Book" by C. E. Hunn
This is like the plant from which the ancients about the Nile manufactured their paper.
"The World and Its People: Book VII" by Anna B. Badlam
In the soil around the foundation of the shrine are planted quantities of small paper flags.
"Concerning Lafcadio Hearn" by George M. Gould
I'll show you through the engraving plant of the paper.
"Polly in New York" by Lillian Elizabeth Roy
The name of the plant is derived from the under side of the leaves being as white as paper.
"Narrative of the Circumnavigation of the Globe by the Austrian Frigate Novara, Volume III" by Karl Ritter von Scherzer
Kennedy's papers planted in a tree by Jacky, were afterwards recovered by him.
"Early Days in North Queensland" by Edward Palmer
The female plant is then ready, and the flowers covered with paper caps.
"Disease in Plants" by H. Marshall Ward
The plants yield a purple stain to paper.
"The Manual of the Botany of the Northern United States" by Asa Gray

In poetry:

Twice a week to Maggie's cot-house,
Swith! by post the papers fled!
Thoughts spring up like plants in hot-house,
Every time the news are read.
"Scotland's Scaith, Or, The History O' Will And Jean. Owre True A Tale. In Two Parts" by Hector MacNeill
To hold men together by paper and seal, or by compulsion, is no
That only holds men together which aggregates all in a living
principle, as the hold of the limbs of the body, or the fibres
of plants.
"As I Sat Alone" by Walt Whitman
And one thing put in the paper, that first to me didn't occur:
That when I am dead at last she'll bring me back to her;
And lay me under the maples I planted years ago,
When she and I was happy before we quarreled so.
"Betsey And I Are Out" by William McKendree Carleton
One boy at work with book and brief, and one with gown and band,
One sailing vessels on the pool, one digging sand,
One flying paper kites on change, one planting little pills,--
The seeds of certain annual flowers well known as little bills.
"Meeting Of The Alumni Of Harvard College" by Oliver Wendell Holmes

In news:

Here are some great photos of a helicopter dumping water on the Verso Paper Plant fire in Sartell.
Officials say one person was killed and four hurt in the explosion and subsequent fire at the Verso Paper Plant in Sartell.
Four International Paper plant closures will trim excess capacity.
As Purchase Falls Through, Groveton Paper Plant Eyed for Demolition.
_ Officials say one person was killed and four hurt in the explosion and subsequent fire at the Verso Paper Plant in Sartell.
The Verso Paper Company Plant in Sartell will not re-open and 259 paper plant workers will be permanently out of jobs.
The plant manager of the crippled Verso paper mill in Sartell says it will be a week or more before they know when the plant might re-open.
There's been a large explosion at the Verso paper plant in Sartell.
A fire sparked by a welder's torch burned paper, plastics, and styrofoam at a Box Elder County recycling plant Wednesday afternoon.
The Jhagadia plant produces silica and silicate products for a variety of applications, including coatings and paper.
Unemployed Verso paper mill workers are complaining that Rep Michele Bachmann met with Verso executives but not workers when the plant was forced to close a fire and explosion earlier this year.
Sartell Mayor Joe Perske still doesn't know if the Verso Paper Plant will re-open in his city, but he says from all the indicators, he has reason to be optimistic.
Verso Paper Mill Plant Manager Matt Archambeau addresses the media at a news briefing this morning at Sartell City Hall.
SARTELL – Verso Paper Mill's plant manager says it was an Albany man who died in yesterday's explosion in Sartell.
SARTELL — Saying it's "a very sad day for our Verso family," the plant manager of Sartell's Verso paper plant says the cause of a massive explosion earlier today is still unknown.

In science:

In this paper we consider a ‘pure’ version of the problem: a planted version of the balls-and-bins model.
The Forgetfulness of Balls and Bins
In this paper we give a general study of quiet planting in K -SAT.
Reweighted belief propagation and quiet planting for random K-SAT
In this paper we clarify in which region the planted instances are hard.
Reweighted belief propagation and quiet planting for random K-SAT
The quiet planting Indeed, the planted graphs at λ∗ are that we study in this paper permits such an explicit check for a first time. equivalent to non-planted random graphs for α < αc (λ∗ ).
Reweighted belief propagation and quiet planting for random K-SAT
In this paper, we also develop bi-criteria approximation algorithms for graph partitioning problems on graphs with a planted spectral expander subgraph.
Approximation Algorithms for Semi-random Graph Partitioning Problems
Smith wrote his 1953 paper, it was still believed that the human cell nucleus had 48 chromosomes, and he repeatedly said that the direct evidence for genes/chromosomes etc. in humans was slight, and that he argued by analogy with much-better-understood plant and animal genetics.
1953: An unrecognized summit in human genetic linkage analysis
In these two papers, the plant cannot have unobservable loops i.e., loops that consist of τ actions.
A Note on Fault Diagnosis Algorithms