tree martin

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n tree martin of Australia and Polynesia; nests in tree cavities
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Usage

In literature:

Charlie Martin fell out of a cherry tree yesterday and cut his head open, and we were driven to calling in a foreign doctor.
"Dear Enemy" by Jean Webster
Martin: What is it, then, you love in an apple-tree?
"Martin Pippin in the Apple Orchard" by Eleanor Farjeon
The younger Martin in a strong hard jolting voice sang of a love-sick Linden tree, her pale thin cheeks pink-flushed.
"Pointed Roofs" by Dorothy Richardson
The boatswain of the Pinta, adds Martin Alonso, has found whole trees of it.
"Christopher Columbus, Complete" by Filson Young
I heard the click of the gate at last, and, looking round the great trunk of the tree, I saw them come in together, Dr. John and Martin.
"The Doctor's Dilemma" by Hesba Stretton
Neither Martin nor Alick, on account of the tree, could take aim.
"Snow Shoes and Canoes" by William H. G. Kingston
When it was over, Martin and his comrade descended the tree and endeavoured to find their way back to the beach.
"Martin Rattler" by R.M. Ballantyne
They soon gained the spot where the men were felling the trees, and made known to Alfred and Martin what had taken place.
"The Settlers in Canada" by Frederick Marryat
They soon gained the spot where the men were felling the trees, and made known to Alfred and Martin what had taken place.
"The Settlers in Canada" by Frederick Marryat
A clump of trees hid them from the sight of Mother Martin and grandpa at camp.
"The Curlytops on Star Island" by Howard R. Garis
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In news:

Martin Park Neighborhood Association Chair Will Farr (left) digs a hole for a new liquid amber tree in the park, while fellow association member Norm Yassany looks on.
Elm Tree Golf Course head pro Bruce Martins moved a step closer to making the field for next week's Dick's Sporting Goods Open after firing a 2-under 70 during a pre-qualifier on Wednesday at the Links at Hiawatha Landing.
Elm Tree Golf Course head pro Bruce Martins moved a step closer to making the field for next week's Dick's Sporting Goods Open after firing a 2-under 70 during a pre-qualifier on Wednesday at the Links at Hiawatha Landing.
Ultimate Eagle and Martin Pedroza steal away to win the Oak Tree Derby.
(KLYQ Photo) In the fight against the Mountain Pine Beetle, the Bitterroot National Forest is contracting to have dead trees cut down at The Martin Creek and Jennings campgrounds and East Fork Guard Station.
Scott McCaughey from Young Fresh Fellows, Peter Buck from REM and Barrett Martin from The Screaming Trees not only perform together in Seattle group Tuatara , they also have a rock band called Minus 5.
Giant Food Stores and Martin's Food Markets, following a recall by Unilever, announced it removed pints of Ben & Jerry's Chocolate Nougat Crunch ice cream from its stores due to undeclared peanuts or tree nuts on the ingredient label.
Sherry Martin and India Bublitz are behind Willow Tree Fiber Farm at 213 W Broadway St The store specializes in natural yarns and fibers.
Pat Martin and her great-granddaughter Madison Clark pick out an angel Saturday from one of the trees at Arrowhead Mall.
Nov 13, 2012 (Morning Edition) — In Mexico City's most prominent tree-lined park, you can find statues to such international heroes as Mahatma Ghandi, Martin Luther King and now Heydar Aliyev.
Grandevo, based on a new species of Chromobacterium isolated from under a hemlock tree by Dr Phyllis Martin at USDA-ARS, is the first new broad-spectrum microbial insecticide to enter the market in nearly 50 years.
Saint Martin's to host Christmas carol sing-along, tree blessing.
For indoor trees "height is what we want," Martin said.
Dr Martin will trace the origins of the primate evolutionary tree and analyze new evidence that confirms Neanderthals as a separate species from modern humans.
Ovide Duncantell, director of the Black Heritage Society, chained himself to what he called the "Martin Luther King Tree of Life" to emphasize the society's wish to be conservators of a proposed King memorial plaza.
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In science:

In this section we investigate the consistency strengh of the Definable Tree Property on ℵ1 together with Martin’s Axiom and large continuum.
On the consistency of the definable tree property on \aleph_1
The latter one uses methods from descriptive set theory, for instance the Martin-Solovay tree and the Kunen-Martin theorem.
A simple proof of \Sigma^1_3 correctness of K
Martin, Reconstruction thresholds on regular trees, Preprint (2003).
Dynamics of exponential linear map in functional space
We first introduce a beautiful representation of this process in terms of certain discrete random trees which was discovered by Goldschmidt and Martin , and use this description to prove some properties of this process.
Recent progress in coalescent theory
We follow the approach of Goldschmidt and Martin which shows a representation of the Bolthausen-Sznitman coalescent in terms of certain random trees called recursive trees.
Recent progress in coalescent theory
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