pascal

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n Pascal a programing language designed to teach programming through a top-down modular approach
    • n Pascal French mathematician and philosopher and Jansenist; invented an adding machine; contributed (with Fermat) to the theory of probability (1623-1662)
    • n pascal a unit of pressure equal to one newton per square meter
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Quotations

  • Malcolm Muggeridge
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    “In retrospect, all these exercises in self-gratification seem pure fantasy, what Pascal called, licking the earth.”

Usage

In literature:

SIR ETIENNE PASCAL TACHE .
"The Day of Sir John Macdonald" by Joseph Pope
Pascal published the "Provincial Letters" in the year of Regnard's birth.
"The Atlantic Monthly, Volume 15, No. 92, June, 1865" by Various
And Pascal has added, Les affaires sont les affaires.
"The So-called Human Race" by Bert Leston Taylor
Pascal considered it absurd to reform laws, or to set up an ideal justice against actual force.
"The History of Freedom" by John Emerich Edward Dalberg-Acton
Thus Bacon and Pascal appear to be men naturally very similar in their temper and powers of mind.
"Modern Painters, Volume IV (of V)" by John Ruskin
To Pascal's wager there have been many retorts.
"Rationalism" by John Mackinnon Robertson
We have seen how, since Pascal, they themselves wrote against their own casuistry.
"Priests, Women, and Families" by J. Michelet
Pascal says that the cause of most of the trouble in the world is that people are not content to live at home.
"History of the Colony and Ancient Dominion of Virginia" by Charles Campbell
The letters of Gassendi, of Pere Mersenne, of Pascal, were blown about hither and thither by the wind.
"The Revolt of the Angels" by Anatole France
She would have written as Pascal and Nicole did rather than like Mme.
"Women of Modern France (Illustrated)" by Hugo Paul Thieme (1870-1940)
I am not as tender and benign as the pascal lamb.
"The Silver Cross or The Carpenter of Nazareth" by Eugène Sue
But in irony he has, with the exception of Pascal and Swift, no superior.
"A Short History of French Literature" by George Saintsbury
The Frenchman, Dr. Pascal, is stirring my brain more than anything has yet succeeded in doing.
"The Day of His Youth" by Alice Brown
Ah, Pascal, my friend Pascal, your star of gold, for a moment hidden, shines at last in all its brilliancy.
"Luxury-Gluttony:" by Eugène Sue
The little boy, Pascal, rode on his mother's hip.
"Makers" by Cory Doctorow
She is relieved to hear that Pascal is "very respectable," for she considered him "a dangerous author to all kinds of readers.
"William Blake" by Charles Gardner
Pascal, 82, 113, 140.
"Woman in Science" by John Augustine Zahm
One must go early to get a seat at Pascal's.
"The Car That Went Abroad" by Albert Bigelow Paine
Still more striking is the case of Pascal.
"The Color Line" by William Benjamin Smith
THE THOUGHTS OF PASCAL.
"Here and Hereafter" by Barry Pain
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In poetry:

All which glows in Pascal's pages,
All which sainted Guion sought,
Or the blue-eyed German Rahel
Half-unconscious taught
"To ------," by John Greenleaf Whittier

In news:

Content Tagged ' Pascal Leclaire'.
Pascal 's on Ponce celebrates the 2012 Beaujolais Nouveau.
Bob introduces us to Pascal Stowell in today's Griffin's Ark-La-Tex.
Sarah Palin quoting Pascal .
The Times-Picayune Archive Barbecued shrimp at Pascal 's Manale.
Mattia Pascal 's fate is to live on as the ghost of the man he was.
Items tagged with Adam Pascal .
Product Categories of Pascal Engineering Inc. Pascal Engineering Inc. Arlington Heights, IL 60005 US.
MONTREAL — During their promotion for this fight last month, Bernard Hopkins took Jean Pascal 's WBC and Ring Magazine light heavyweight belts, and wouldn't give them back.
Artist / Band: Mario Pascal .
Cumaru - wood door 30 feet high marks the transition from the secular world to this place of meditation, designed by Carlos and Gerard Pascal for members of the Jewish faith.
The second limitation seems to be the last remaining bit of Think Pascal 's former unreliability that developers have lived with for so long.
Known for its authentic, uncomplicated French fare, this Coral Gables restaurant is the namesake of chef Pascal Oudin, who studied under culinary legend Alain Ducasse.
This spirit of inquiry characterized Pascal 's entire life.
Broadway cabaret with Pascal and Rapp.
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In science:

One can explicitly see that C is positive inside the Pascal lima¸con r < 1 + 2 cos φ.
Multiplication law and S transform for non-hermitian random matrices
One should note that the boundary of the support is formed only by the external part of the Pascal’s lima¸con which corresponds to φ ∈ [−2π/3, 2π/3].
Multiplication law and S transform for non-hermitian random matrices
In the recent literature, special emphasis has been given to the concept of Riordan arrays, which are a generalization of the well-known Pascal triangle.
Generalized Stirling Numbers and Generalized Stirling Functions
Pascal triangles, Catalan numbers and renewal arrays.
Generalized Stirling Numbers and Generalized Stirling Functions
Garimella. Pascal: Power aware sectoring based clustering algorithm for wireless sensor networks. In Information Networking, 2009. ICOIN 2009. International Conference on, pages 1 –6, 2009. M.K.
Doubly Optimal Secure Multicasting: Hierarchical Hybrid Communication Network : Disaster Relief
Pascal’s triangle example in [ER]), then such initial ob jects must be countable anf free (as abelian groups).
Non-direct limit of simple dimension groups with finitely many pure traces
The declarative program expresses the algorithm more abstractly than, say, a Pascal program, but the means of expression are restrictive when regarded as a speciflcation language: even more so if we care about e–ciency.
Logic Programming, Functional Programming, and Inductive Definitions
The recursion (3.11) leads to a double array of integers, shown in Figure 6, that we refer to as a truncated Pascal triangle.
Statistics of persistent events in the binomial random walk: Will the drunken sailor hit the sober man?
Figure 6: Combinatorial approach: truncated Pascal triangle.
Statistics of persistent events in the binomial random walk: Will the drunken sailor hit the sober man?
Figure 6: Combinatorial approach: truncated Pascal triangle.
Statistics of persistent events in the binomial random walk: Will the drunken sailor hit the sober man?
In this paper Fibonomial triangles [3–8] and further Pascal-like triangles including the q -Gaussian one are given explicit interpretation as discrete time dynamical systems as it is in the case with duality triads.
The second part of on duality triads' paper
Espedito De Pascale in occasion of his retirement.
The \infty eigenvalue problem and a problem of optimal transportation
De Pascale, Asymptotic behavior of non linear eigenvalue problems involving p−Laplacian type operators., Proc.
The \infty eigenvalue problem and a problem of optimal transportation
Kwa´sniewski ψ-Pascal and ˆqψ -Pascal matrices - an accessible factory of one source identities and resulting applications, Advanced Stud.
On natural join of posets properties and first applications
Matlab and Pascal were used to evaluate ENq for different values of a and q .
Applying coupon-collecting theory to computer-aided assessments
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