putz

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n putz obscene terms for penis
    • n putz (Yiddish) a fool; an idiot
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n putz Among the Moravians, a Christmas decoration. Its essential is an evergreen tree, representing the tree of life. It is laden with nuts and fruit. See the extract.
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Usage

In literature:

Translated from the German of Putz, by the REV.
"Notes and Queries, Number 182, April 23, 1853" by Various
This is one thing Putz didn't photograph, I'll wager!
"A Martian Odyssey" by Stanley Grauman Weinbaum
Don't putz around with the market.
"The Samurai Strategy" by Thomas Hoover
Most Moravians have a Putz in their houses at Christmas time.
"Over Here" by Hector MacQuarrie
Policeman Der Schutzmann Der Putz The Bull.
"Tramping with Tramps" by Josiah Flynt
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In news:

The Apollo baseball team lost 2-1 in the section 83A championship game Wednesday night at Dick Putz Field.
If you read between the lines, J.J. Putz is the new Seattle closer.
Arizona Diamondbacks' J.J. Putz expected to be brought back.
If there were any doubts about what the Diamondbacks would do with their $6.5 million club option for closer J.J. Putz in 2013, General Manager Kevin Towers came pretty close to erasing them Friday.
Arizona Diamondbacks closer J.J. Putz simply waiting his turn.
Putz entered Saturday without having pitched in five days.
Junior Julia Putz placed third in the girls varsity race to pace Milaca at the Foley Cross Country Invitation Thursday, Oct 6.
Mariners' trade of J.J. Putz is the gift that keeps on giving.
Putz has new elbow injury and will miss rest of season.
Aristide Economopoulos/The Star-Ledger J.J. Putz to the list of Mets players done for the season.
Putz says he won't return to NY Mets with 'anything less than my best stuff'.
Putz 's role as the Mariners closer in 2007.
Bypassing Putz , Tribe addresses multiple needs.
Putz appears headed to Mets in three-way deal.
M's trade partners seem to see no trade for Putz .
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In science:

We study the linear stability of Plane Poiseuille flow of an elastoviscoplastic fluid using a revised version of the model proposed by Putz and Burghelea (Rheol.
Linear Stability Analysis for Plane-Poiseuille Flow of an Elastoviscoplastic fluid with internal microstructure
In this work we consider a modified version of the structural model developed by Putz and Burghelea in .
Linear Stability Analysis for Plane-Poiseuille Flow of an Elastoviscoplastic fluid with internal microstructure
This fact has been already inferred both from radio synchrotron spectrum and from propagation model of cosmic rays from SNR to Earth (e.g., Strong & Moskalenko 1998; Putze et al. 2009; Shibata et al. 2011).
Synchrotron X-ray diagnostics of cutoff shape of nonthermal electron spectrum at young supernova remnants
The former is typical for the source spectrum of Galactic cosmic rays, which is inferred by the propagation model (e.g., Strong & Moskalenko 1998; Putze et al. 2009; Shibata et al. 2011).
Synchrotron X-ray diagnostics of cutoff shape of nonthermal electron spectrum at young supernova remnants
Bichl A.A., Ertl M., Gerhold A., Grimstrup J.M., Popp L., Putz V., Schweda M., Grosse H., Wulkenhaar R., Non-commutative U(1) super-Yang–Mills theory: perturbative self-energy corrections, Internat. J.
Gauge Theories on Deformed Spaces
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