sheet of paper

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n sheet of paper paper used for writing or printing
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Quotations

  • Gene Fowler
    Gene Fowler
    “Writing is easy. All you do is stare at a blank sheet of paper until drops of blood form on your forehead.”

Usage

In literature:

She took another sheet of paper and patiently rewrote all that was on the sheets she had just burned.
"Mary Ware's Promised Land" by Annie Fellows Johnston
Finally he drew out a sheet of paper.
"Our Casualty And Other Stories" by James Owen Hannay, AKA George A. Birmingham
Hilda sat with her pen in her hand, looking down at the blank sheet of paper.
"A Young Mutineer" by Mrs. L. T. Meade
If so, expose a full sheet of paper, this time rinsing the exposed sheet before development to avoid the formation of air-bubbles.
"Bromide Printing and Enlarging" by John A. Tennant
A sheet of white paper should be placed underneath to throw the light up.
"Golden Days for Boys and Girls" by Various
He walked to a tree in the center, and stood in the shade, a long sheet of paper in his hand.
"Trapped in 'Black Russia'" by Ruth Pierce
A sheet of paper had blown to the floor and was sliding over toward him, its edges curling lazily.
"Stubble" by George Looms
She sat down at a typewriter and inserted a sheet of paper in the machine.
"Little Lost Sister" by Virginia Brooks
A few moments later he was back, the sheet of paper in his hand.
"The Girl and The Bill" by Bannister Merwin
Thirty dollars for this sheet of paper!
"Beatrice Leigh at College" by Julia Augusta Schwartz
On a sheet of paper was the print of a bloody palm.
"The Secret House" by Edgar Wallace
Oil several sheets of paper cut to the size of your baking-pans.
"Choice Cookery" by Catherine Owen
Almost instantly his eyes fell upon a sheet of paper lying before his accustomed seat.
"Casa Braccio, Volumes 1 and 2 (of 2)" by F. Marion Crawford
Suppose you have a brown book on a white sheet of paper, on a red tablecloth.
"The Crown of Wild Olive" by John Ruskin
Captain Berselius went to a writing table, took a sheet of paper and wrote carefully and with consideration for the space of some five minutes.
"The Pools of Silence" by H. de Vere Stacpoole
Inside was a sheet of paper with the bank's heading, but undated.
"The Rider of Waroona" by Firth Scott
He had been writing on a sheet of paper.
"The Spoilers of the Valley" by Robert Watson
With fingers that trembled a little, the Captain loosened the seal, lifted the flap, and drew out the sheet of paper which lay within.
"The Destroyer" by Burton Egbert Stevenson
Suppose you have a brown book on a white sheet of paper, on a red tablecloth.
"The Elements of Drawing" by John Ruskin
It leaves me with life like a blank sheet of paper, and nothing in particular to write on it.
"The Passionate Friends" by Herbert George Wells
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In poetry:

A woman is dragging her shadow in a circle
About a bald hospital saucer.
It resembles the moon, or a sheet of blank paper
And appears to have suffered a sort of private blitzkrieg.
She lives quietly
"A Life" by Sylvia Plath
Slim little elves dance gently on each taper,
Wistful, small ghosts steal out of shrouded
corners —
And, like a line of vague enchanted mourners,
Great shadows sway like wind-blown sheets of paper.
"Preface" by Margaret Elizabeth Sangster
He laughs at the flaring eagle and makes a long nose with his fingers.
He will fight for smooth, white sheets of paper, and uncurdled ink.
The sputtering sword cannot make him blink, and his thoughts are
wet and rippling. They cool his heart.
"The Allies" by Amy Lowell

In news:

In fact, they used over 12,000 sheets of construction paper .
Shane VanHoeven reaches to hold a piece of paper as Keith Eller cuts the sheet at Hawk Converting.
NATIONAL NEWS (CNN) — Could the days of trying to cram all your professional accomplishments onto a single sheet of paper be a thing of the past.
Change comes with each sheet of paper .
You can fold the edges over onto themselves (like folding a sheet of paper in half).
6, 2009) At 8.15 am on Aug 6, 1945, a tiny amount of uranium-235, weighing no more than a single sheet of paper, transformed into energy above the city of Hiroshima , Japan.
Coated paper, which works better, can cost upward of 10 cents a sheet.
Next to it is a far more important schedule, though: her family's weekly activities outlined on a standard sheet of white paper.
Okay, there are some items on sheets of paper.
And a big thanks to everyone who helped– from cutting sheets of paper, to sorting, to planning, facilitating, prep, taken down, and everything else in-between.
Simple mats cut from wallpaper remnants or sheets of decorative paper work magic on serving trays.
With paper, the arrows often come with a statement of how much recycled and post-consumer recycled paper went into the new sheet.
During the Sunday morning service, the pastor asked each member of the congregation to make a list of his sins on a sheet of paper, as the Holy Spirit led.
To make an envelope, cut out two sheets of glassine paper.
How-To Draw a few flakes, between 2 and 8 inches across, in pencil on sheets of loose-leaf paper.
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In science:

Heighway and defined as follows: we fold a sheet of paper in half, then fold in half again, and again, etc. and then unfold in such way that each crease created by the folding process is opened out into a 90-degree angle.
There are no iterated morphisms that define the Arshon sequence and the $\sigma$-sequence
In this paper, we proposed a lattice dynamic treatment for the total potential energy for singlewalled carbon nanotubes (SWCNT’s) which is, apart from a parameter for the non-linear effects, extracted from the vibrational energy of the planar graphene sheet.
A lattice dynamical treatment for the total potential energy of single-walled carbon nanotubes and its applications: relaxed equilibrium structure, elastic properties, and vibrational modes of ultra-narrow tubes
In fact, the celebrated paper of Wess and Zumino (1974), which formulated a class of 4d supersymmetric theories, was motivated by the search for 4d analogs of the 2d Gervais– Sakita world-sheet action.
The Early History of String Theory and Supersymmetry
PC and to provide feedback on the PDAs of the students. These two works involved digital pens based on ultrasonic technology. When the student puts the pen down, ultrasonic waves are generated and provide the tip position relative to a sensor plugged at the top of the sheet of paper.
U-Note: Capture the Class and Access it Everywhere
However, the student has to specify when he starts to write on a new sheet of paper and cannot modify previously written pages. The third version of AirTransnote exploited the Anoto technology as a way to avoid these limitations.
U-Note: Capture the Class and Access it Everywhere
Starting with an enormous model space, such as the 105 parameters in the MSSM, ad hoc assumptions are imposed in order to restrict the number of free parameters to two — this being the dimensionality of the sheet of paper on which the result will be published — and limits are placed on the two unfixed parameters.
Quaero: Motivation, Summary, Status
Quaero allows the publication of data in their full dimensionality, unlimited by the two dimensions of a sheet of paper.
Quaero: Motivation, Summary, Status
Notice that line L2 lies over the sheet of paper.
Totally real origami and impossible paper folding
This framework is applied to describe the patterns of a folded sheet of paper.
How paper folds: bending with local constraints
In a sheet of paper the metric is fixed, g (0) ab say.
How paper folds: bending with local constraints
Now consider again the four sheets of paper listing the results of a series of N experiments.
Stronger-than-quantum correlations
Wrap a sheet of paper randomly into a tight ball.
Roughness of Randomly Crumpled Elastic Sheets
This paper grew out of an attempt to find a suitable finite sheeted covering of an aspherical 3-manifold so that the cover either has infinite or trivial first homology group.
Topology of 3-manifolds and a class of groups
The main motivation to this paper came from 3-manifold topology while trying to find a suitable finite sheeted covering of an aspherical 3-manifold so that the cover has either infinite or trivial first integral homology group.
Topology of 3-manifolds and a class of groups
In this paper, taking N = 1 U (Nc ) gauge theory with an adjoint and flavors, we studied the on-shell process of passing Nf flavor poles on top of each other on the second sheet through a cut onto the first sheet.
Supersymmetric Gauge Theories with Flavors and Matrix Models
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