personal organiser

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n personal organiser a lightweight consumer electronic device that looks like a hand-held computer but instead performs specific tasks; can serve as a diary or a personal database or a telephone or an alarm clock etc.
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Usage

In literature:

Personal faintness, and an overpowering personal candour, were the distinguishing features of Mrs. Billickin's organisation.
"The Mystery of Edwin Drood" by Charles Dickens
The person in question he learnt was one of the great organisers of the American theatres just fresh from a gigantic production at Mexico.
"When the Sleeper Wakes" by Herbert George Wells
The personal influence of an acknowledged leader has organised society and impressed it with a quiet enthusiasm.
"Hodge and His Masters" by Richard Jefferies
The savage organisers of other societies found out fetiches and ghosts that were 'respecters of persons.
"Custom and Myth" by Andrew Lang
The deeper personality of man has receded more and more into the background through the growth of such organisations.
"An Interpretation of Rudolf Eucken's Philosophy" by W. Tudor Jones
A galvanic personality was necessary to organise and direct the force that could save the day.
"The War After the War" by Isaac Frederick Marcosson
Since the organisation of the Association 212 persons have become members.
"Northern Nut Growers Association Report of the Proceedings at the Fifth Annual Meeting" by Various
Martin now became a person to be consulted, an organiser with a voice in the affairs of a community.
"Years of Plenty" by Ivor Brown
In a period not far remote the allegation had been made that, so often, organised charity was lacking in the personal and the direct touch.
"Local Color" by Irvin S. Cobb
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In poetry:

And when the Bishop heard it, he procured a carriage and pair,
While his heart was full of woe, and in a state of despair;
He organised three search parties without delay,
And headed one of the parties in person without dismay.
"The Tragic Death of the Rev. A.H. Mackonochie" by William Topaz McGonagall

In science:

The LPC has been at forefront of CMS activities by organising week long workshops on physics tools and data analysis and engaging experts in the area by inviting them for a week to give several lectures/seminars, hold “office hours”, chat with locals in person or by EVO with CMS.
An outlook of the user support model to educate the users community at the CMS Experiment
We therefore use the notion of domain to represent a legal entity (an organisation or individual person), that is responsible and accountable for the activities of a technical component.
The Identity Crisis. Security, Privacy and Usability Issues in Identity Management
An identifier uniquely identifies an entity (a person, a computer, an organisation, etc.) within a specific scope.
The Identity Crisis. Security, Privacy and Usability Issues in Identity Management
An identity describes an entity (a person, a computer, an organisation, etc.) within a specific scope.
The Identity Crisis. Security, Privacy and Usability Issues in Identity Management
Instead of "data and calculation" or even "decision variable and constraint," the reader will be thinking in terms of the business problem, such as "person, shift assignment, preference." This suggests that a spreadsheet should be organised to follow the business logic.
New Guidelines For Spreadsheets
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