rubricate

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • v rubricate sign with a mark instead of a name
    • v rubricate decorate (manuscripts) with letters painted red "In this beautiful book, all the place names are rubricated"
    • v rubricate furnish with rubrics or regulate by rubrics "the manuscript is not rubricated"
    • v rubricate place in the church calendar as a red-letter day honoring a saint "She was rubricated by the pope"
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • a Rubricate Marked with red.
    • v. t Rubricate To mark or distinguished with red; to arrange as in a rubric; to establish in a settled and unchangeable form. "A system . . . according to which the thoughts of men were to be classed and rubricated forever after."
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • rubricate To mark or distinguish with red; illuminate with red letters, words, etc., as a manuscript or book. See rubrication and rubricator.
    • rubricate To formulate as a rubric; arrange as rubrics or precepts; provide with rubrics.
    • rubricate Represented in red; having red coloring, in whole or in part.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • v.t Rubricate to illuminate with red letters: to formulate as a rubric
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
L. rubricatus, p. p. of rubricare, to color red. See Rubric (n.)
Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
L. rubrica, red earth—ruber, red.

Usage

In literature:

What though my name stood rubric on the walls, Or plaistered posts, with claps, in capitals?
"Essay on Man Moral Essays and Satires" by Alexander Pope
Much more, indeed, than appears in rubrics on parchment.
"Jefferson and his Colleagues" by Allen Johnson
This was not in the rubric, and proved disconcerting to the clergyman.
"The Rosary" by Florence L. Barclay
That surely is the first clause in a doctor's or a nurse's rubric.
"Hilda Wade" by Grant Allen
At my back Night gathered deeper than ever, and all around I seemed to read the rubric of Life's new lesson.
"In the Footprints of the Padres" by Charles Warren Stoddard
He felt the force of a stout sea boot not a few times in learning the golden rubric of the tramp steamer's cabin boy.
"Shandygaff" by Christopher Morley
On the same evening Mrs. Bassett was disagreeably impressed by Harwood's obvious rubrication in Mrs. Owen's good books.
"A Hoosier Chronicle" by Meredith Nicholson
The commuter is often a figure both tragic and absurd; but he has a rubric and discipline of his own.
"Plum Pudding" by Christopher Morley
On the page opposite the beginning of the Morning Prayer, and under the Ornaments Rubric, there is the signature of Charles I.
"Three Centuries of a City Library an Historical and Descriptive Account of the Norwich Public Library Established in 1608 and the present Public Library opened in 1857" by George A. Stephen
It is clear that in such case he ought to follow the general Rubric.
"The Irish Ecclesiastical Record, Volume 1, December 1864" by Various
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In poetry:

In Nonpareil I'll put your Face;
In Rubric shall your Blushes rise;
There is no Bourgeois in your Case;
Your Form can never need "Revise."
"The Passionate Printer To His Love" by Henry Austin Dobson
"Hoarse ranters, crazed Fifth Monarchists,
Of stripes and bondage braggarts,
Pale Churchmen, with singed rubrics snatched
From Puritanic fagots.
"A Spiritual Manifestation" by John Greenleaf Whittier
Svelte Zamperina's Lips incarnadine,
And languored lifting, fasten unto mine,
Their rubric Message giving Hint and Clew
How frequently a Kiss in Time saves Nine.
"The Rubáiyát of Omar Khayyám Jr." by Wallace Irwin
One lesson the rubric of conflict has taught her
Though parted awhile by war's earth-rending shock,
The lines that divide us are written in water,
The love that unites us cut deep in the rock.
"In Response" by Oliver Wendell Holmes
He came-but didn't conquer, faith, though every nerve was strained;
He'd waved his hand to rubrics on the day he was ordained;
He went along his old, old way in broken notes and flat-
To tell the truth, I felt ashamed for once of Father Pat.
"Vale` - Father Pat" by John O Brien

In news:

Two weeks ago under the rubric "Reinvent Rhode Island" the lead story in the Sunday edition of the state's largest daily newspaper dealt with the plight of single mothers.
NYSUT's Teacher Practice Rubric has been approved by the State Education Department as one of five options avail­able to all school districts to meet the new Annual Professional Performance Review regulations.
Interstitial myofibrositis, described by Smythe as a rubric, pain amplification syndrome, is referred to by Simon as a muscle pain syndrome.
The New York State Department of Education (SED) recently approved a school library evaluation rubric .
Since the 2011 Edition of the NYSUT rubric remains on the list of approved teacher practice rubrics , districts may continue using it.
It is one of only five rubrics initially approved in 2011 for use statewide by school districts working to implement changes in state law governing teachers' Annual Professional Performance Reviews LEARN.
This entry was posted in Teaching and tagged blogs, grading, rubrics .
Rubric for Classroom Presentations.
My teammate and I include "Audience Behavior" on every rubric or score sheet for projects.
I am speaking here under the rubric "Technique and Interpretation in the Performing Arts," and if there were ever a title dreamed up to strike me dumb, this one verges on inspiration.
This session will examine the process for constructing effective rubrics to assess performance-based academic tasks.
Presenters will also address how rubrics promote opportunities for formative assessment and student reflection.
This session introduces the PASS criteria, standards and rubrics.
If there are a dozen or more artists working in diverse media and styles, how can you possibly put a unifying rubric on the mob.
It can't but this is the rubric for liberals to compel us all to obey and conform to their will (for our own sake of course).
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In science:

Until recently, this structure was known primarily under the rubric “string theory”, as it was believed that the fundamental theory should be most effectively described in terms of quantized fundamental stringlike degrees of freedom.
M(atrix) Theory: Matrix Quantum Mechanics as a Fundamental Theory
The key or essential feature of what heretofore goes under the rubric of (optical) “quantum eraser ” is the phase shift betw een the vertical and horizontal components.
Quantum complimentarity, erasers and photons
The first falls under the rubric of directed percolation .
Fractal and Multifractal Scaling of Electrical Conduction in Random Resistor Networks
This is very much in the spirit of management of the improvement of quality and productivity where we already have interests (Nash and Nash, 1997, 1998) under the rubric “Visible Management”. The essential idea of Visible Management is to make visible the state of work processes.
TellTable Spreadsheet Audit: from Technical Possibility to Operating Prototype
It is often suggested, under the rubric of “the emergence of classicality” (e.g.
Consistent quantum mechanics admits no mereotopology
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