regime

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n regime (medicine) a systematic plan for therapy (often including diet)
    • n regime the organization that is the governing authority of a political unit "the government reduced taxes","the matter was referred to higher authorities"
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • Régime Mode or system of rule or management; character of government, or of the prevailing social system. "I dream . . . of the new régime which is to come."
    • Régime (Hydraul) The condition of a river with respect to the rate of its flow, as measured by the volume of water passing different cross sections in a given time, uniform régime being the condition when the flow is equal and uniform at all the cross sections.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • n Regime rā-zhēm′ mode of ruling one's diet: form of government: administration
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Quotations

  • Jean Rostand
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    “I don't judge a regime by the damning criticism of the opposition, but by the ingenuous praise of the partisan.”

Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
F. See Regimen
Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
Fr.,—L. regimenregĕre, to rule.

Usage

In literature:

They know little or nothing of the regulations or the horrors of the slave regime.
"Black and White" by Timothy Thomas Fortune
But it is too soon to say how the new regime will affect religion.
"Hinduism and Buddhism, An Historical Sketch, Vol. 3 (of 3)" by Charles Eliot
This is the only method possible under a regime of liberty.
"Four American Leaders" by Charles William Eliot
He allowed him none of the pastimes of other children, and under this regime he suffered.
"Paris: With Pen and Pencil" by David W. Bartlett
The severe regime instituted by Diaz, however, stirred popular discontent.
"History of the United States" by Charles A. Beard and Mary R. Beard
More of the courtiers of the new regime than one imagines were as sceptical as Mme.
"The House of the Combrays" by G. le Notre
Would they remain in Quebec under a new regime, with nothing to hope for?
"The Makers of Canada: Champlain" by N. E. Dionne
With the accession of Napoleon to absolute power, there was a fusion of the element just described with the remnant of the old regime.
"Women of Modern France" by Hugo P. Thieme
In her hands she carried a white-bound volume which contained the songs, chants, litany and regime for the Vestals of the Temple.
"Within the Temple of Isis" by Belle M. Wagner
In the course of these chapters, I have had occasion to mention disagreeable features of the Bolshevik regime.
"The Practice and Theory of Bolshevism" by Bertrand Russell
This movement was prophetic of the plan and purpose to incorporate this study in the school regime.
"The Vitalized School" by Francis B. Pearson
But before leaving he laid down the lines for a powerful regime.
"The Land of the Black Mountain" by Reginald Wyon
REGIME OF THE LATER EMPIRE.
"History Of Ancient Civilization" by Charles Seignobos
He expounded to me the wonders of the new regime.
"From the Bottom Up" by Alexander Irvine
Is not everything which the regime desires to be suppressed, suppressed?
"The Free Press" by Hilaire Belloc
One of the reproaches made to the "old regime" was the assumed preference for aristocrats in diplomacy.
"In the World War" by Count Ottokar Czernin
But the days of the old regime were evidently numbered.
"The Danger Mark" by Robert W. Chambers
What does Dr. Wyant say to your breaking away from his regime?
"The Fruit of the Tree" by Edith Wharton
I recommend anyone who has lived too high to try this regime for a week.
"Diary of the Besieged Resident in Paris" by Henry Labouchère
Foulon represented all that was worst in the old regime.
"The French Revolution" by R. M. Johnston
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In poetry:

Come home at last; come back from the war;
In his eyes a smile, on his brow a scar;
To the South come back--who wakes from her dream
To the love and peace of a new regime.
"The Road Home" by Madison Julius Cawein

In news:

Protesters chant anti-Syrian regime slogans in Tahrir Square, the focal point of the uprising that ousted President Hosni Mubarak, in Cairo, Egypt, Friday, Nov 18, 2011.
An undated photo, posted on Facebook, of an anti-regime demonstration in Kafartkharem, Syria.
Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad called Israel a 'fake regime' shielded by the US at the UN General Assembly, prompting Israeli Ambassador, Ron Prosor to walk out of the meeting.
Syrians inspect damages in the old city of Aleppo after the area was shelled by Syrian regime forces on September 30, 2012.
Syrians in the city of Idlib demonstrate Friday against the regime of Bashar al-Assad.
The popular uprising in Syria against the regime of Bashar Assad is almost a year old and growing more violent by the day.
Roman Catholic bishops on Friday denied claims by a former dictator that the church was complicit in crimes committed by Argentina's 1976-1983 military regime.
John McCain's choice to manage the GOP convention this summer is lobbyist Doug Goodyear, whose firm once represented Burma's repressive regime.
The Iranian Regime's Battle of Karbala .
The US shouldn't get too cozy with a regime on the skids.
General Abdulaziz Adam Al-Hilu says his rebels are fighting for regime change and democracy in Sudan.
The people demand the downfall of the regime' the scene in Egypt.
A powerful member of Gaddafi's repressive regime is reportedly apprehended after months on the run.
A year after they marched alongside men to topple regimes in the Arab Spring, Arab women are facing a wall of misogyny.
From 1976 until 1982, the Muslim Brotherhood in Syria organized revolts and an armed insurgency against Assad's regime.
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In science:

Note that in this case U-duality maps weakly coupled regime of OD1 theory to weakly coupled regime of LST.
U-duality Between NCOS Theory and Matrix Theory
We refer to the regime where the dynamo period has reached the saturation value, as the buoyancy saturated regime.
Characteristics Of A Magnetic Buoyancy Driven Solar Dynamo Model
One important question is ofcourse whether the solar dynamo is actually working in this regime or whether it is working at a non - buoyancy saturated regime.
Characteristics Of A Magnetic Buoyancy Driven Solar Dynamo Model
Crossovers from the preasymptotic pure regime to the asymptotic Sinai regime are investigated for the average domain size, the autocorrelation function and staggered magnetization.
Off equilibrium response function in the one dimensional random field Ising model
As before, we can generalize the functions H0 (y) and H1 (y) to the regime above the transition by defining them to be the generating functions for the non-giant out-components in this regime.
Random graphs as models of networks
The crossover between the mean-field regime and the regime of strong interactions is numerically investigated in Section IV.
Odd-even binding effect from random two-body interactions
Many-body spin correlations and magnetic response of the condensate in each of these phases are studied in a mesoscopic regime, while lowlying excitation spectra are investigated in the thermodynamic regime.
Theory of spin-2 Bose-Einstein condensates: spin-correlations, magnetic response, and excitation spectra
The exponent α displays three regimes, γ < 2 (the condensed regime), 2 < γ < γc (the scale-free regime), γ > γc (Erd˝os regime).
Subgraphs in random networks
Ordinary spin waves in non-degenerate gases usually occur either in the hydrodynamic regime or/and in a regime of small amplitudes [8, 9, 10].
Large amplitude spin waves in ultra-cold gases
The range of masses where velocity spectrum should exhibit a slope −1/2 [xc . x . xh , see (43)] is so narrow6 for the last (solid) curve (because planetesimals with mass ∼ xc are already very close to shear-dominated regime) that we do not see this regime realized.
Dynamical evolution of planetesimals in protoplanetary disks
Again we see how duality exchanges a regime of high coupling with a regime of low coupling.
General duality for abelian-group-valued statistical-mechanics models
The conclusion is that we must distinguish two regimes: - The regime |p2 − 1| >> λ2 , or j ≤ jmax .
Random Matrices and the Anderson Model
The conclusion is that in this regime one can invert the operator H − E , and the averaged Green’s function restricted to that regime has the expected size and spatial scaled decay rate in |xM −jmax | = λ2 |x|.
Random Matrices and the Anderson Model
In the a = ascale regime the scaling should hold, so according to this analysis one should see a breakdown of scaling into an AHNS regime for small enough I .
Scaling determination of the nonlinear I-V characteristics for 2D superconducting networks
As seen from Fig. 2 the data give evidence of a crossover from the scaling regime to the linear Ohmic regime but there is no sign of a crossover towards the AHNS regime for smaller i.
Scaling determination of the nonlinear I-V characteristics for 2D superconducting networks
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