sabin

Definitions

  • The Romans walking off with the Sabine Women
    The Romans walking off with the Sabine Women
  • WordNet 3.6
    • n Sabin United States microbiologist (born in Poland) who developed the Sabin vaccine that is taken orally against poliomyelitis (born 1906)
    • n sabin a unit of acoustic absorption equivalent to the absorption by a square foot of a surface that absorbs all incident sound
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n Sabin Same as savin.
    • n Sabin A conceited or fanciful person.
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Usage

In literature:

Houdon and Sabine Houdon, will also be noted.
"The Story of Paris" by Thomas Okey
This farm was, it should seem, like Horace's, among the Sabine hills.
"Blackwood's Edinburgh Magazine, Volume 61, No. 380, June, 1847" by Various
JOSEPH SABIN, New York.
"Salem Witchcraft and Cotton Mather" by Charles W. Upham
BARING-GOULD, SABINE (1834- ), English novelist, was born at Exeter on the 28th of January 1834.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 3, Part 1, Slice 3" by Various
You remember Horace upon his Sabine farm?
"Virginia of Elk Creek Valley" by Mary Ellen Chase
The capital of the Sabines was a city called Cures.
"Romulus, Makers of History" by Jacob Abbott
Jephtha Sabin, at Site 74, and Joseph Hungerford were saddlers and harnessmakers.
"Quaker Hill" by Warren H. Wilson
He was reluctant to endow a Sabine city with the privilege of Roman citizenship.
"The Atlantic Monthly, Volume 20, No. 121, November, 1867" by Various
These Volscian and Sabine mountains, so lovely in the Italian sunlight, had often had his eye rested upon them!
"Pilgrimage from the Alps to the Tiber" by James Aitken Wylie
Tishy gave her account of it, but before she had done the Professor was thinking about Sabines or Lucanians.
"Somehow Good" by William de Morgan
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In poetry:

Why, one day in my Sabine grot,
I sang for Lalage to hear me;
A wolf came in and he did not
Come near me!
"Advice" by Franklin Pierce Adams
Lo, on a time, I gayly paced
The Sabine confines shady,
And sung in glee of Lalage,
My own and dearest lady.
"Horace I, 22." by Eugene Field
Lo, on a time, I gayly paced
The Sabine confines shady,
And sung in glee of Lalage,
My own and dearest lady;
"To Aristius Fuscus" by Eugene Field
For me, I am content to tread
On Sabine dust and Gothic foe.
Leave me to deepening silent dread
Of vanished Empire's afterglow.
"The Door Of Humility" by Alfred Austin
Hark you! from yonder Sabine farm
Echo the songs of long ago,
With power to soothe and grace to charm
What ills humanity may know;
With that sweet music in the air,
'T is Love and Summer everywhere.
"To M.L. Gray," by Eugene Field
But, oh, the echoes of those songs
That soothed our cares and lulled our hearts!
Not to that age nor this belongs
The glory of what heaven-born arts
Speak with the old distinctive charm
From yonder humble Sabine farm!
"Epilogue" by Eugene Field

In news:

View full size Courtesy, Sabin Neighborhood Association Children recently hung decorations at the triangle to welcome spring.
Elias Sabin , 90, of Cape Coral died Saturday, March 31, 2012.
Krista Sabin & Jeremiah Leak.
Sabine Pass fire station starts over - yet again.
Sabine Gruffat - "I Have Always Been a Dreamer".
Sabine Gruffat discusses her film "I Have Always Been a Dreamer".
Sabine Pass leader named top superintendent for Region 5.
Architecture / Film Learning through seeing: an interview with experimental documentarian Sabine Gruffat.
Sabine Eckmann, Kemper Art Museum.
Sabine Eckmann, director/chief curator of the Mildred Lane Kemper Art Museum, discusses the museum, its programs and exhibitions.
Readers' Choice: Kathy Sabine .
Sabine Pass natural gas plant, the next 'Keystone'.
Cheniere Energy Partners LP (CEP) has taken a step toward a final investment decision on the Sabine Pass LNG export project by entering an exclusive agreement for financing worth $2 billion.
Louisiana's Sabine Parish School District contains 8 high schools.
Lightning from a thunderstorm has sparked a wildfire in southwest Louisiana on the Sabine National Wildlife Refuge.
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In science:

Institut f ¨ur Astro- und Teilchenphysik, Universit ¨at Innsbruck, Technikerstr. 25, 6020 Innsbruck, Austria E-mail: Sabine.
Thermodynamical properties of the ICM from hydrodynamical simulations
Recently, Sabin et al. (2007) reported indeed the detection of polarization across NGC 7027 by means of SCUBA observations.
The evolution of planetary nebulae. V. The diffuse X-ray emission
Sabine Jansen, Rudedi Seiler, and Mary-Beth Ruskai.
Local Hamiltonians in Quantum Computation
One of the most popular procedure is Lloyd’s algorithm (see Lloyd ) sometimes refereed to as batch k -means. A convergence theorem for this algorithm is provided by Sabin and Gray in .
Convergence of distributed asynchronous learning vector quantization algorithms
Particularly the DESY/Zeuthen group, Sabine Riemann, Andriy Ushakov and Friedrich Staufenbiel for their calculations of radiation damage in the pulsed flux concentrator and the ANL group, Wei Gai and Wanming Liu for calculations of the capture efficiency of the pulsed flux concentrator.
Prototyping of the ILC Baseline Positron Target
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