via media

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n via media a middle way between two extremes
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • Via media (Theol) the middle way; -- a name applied to their own position by the Anglican high-churchmen, as being between the Roman Catholic Church and what they term extreme Protestantism.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • Via media the midway course or mean between popular Protestantism and Roman Catholicism which Newman almost down to 1845 succeeded in believing that the Anglican divines of the 17th century had taken up
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
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Usage

In literature:

The 'via media' of M. de Gasparin.
"Cock Lane and Common-Sense" by Andrew Lang
The "Via Media" was now an impossible idea; I abandoned that old ground, and took another.
"The Worlds Greatest Books, Volume XIII." by Various
THE VIA MEDIA OF THE ANGLICAN CHURCH.
"Historical Sketches, Volume I (of 3)" by John Henry Newman
The Via Media of the Anglican Church.
"Apologia Pro Vita Sua" by John Henry Cardinal Newman
She fairly flew down the long, narrow central street, the Via Media, in whose tents the luggage was sheltered.
"A Captive of the Roman Eagles" by Felix Dahn
THE VIA MEDIA OF THE ANGLICAN CHURCH.
"The Old Riddle and the Newest Answer" by John Gerard
VIA MEDIA (L.), a middle course.
"Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary (part 4 of 4: S-Z and supplements)" by Various
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In news:

Cal Sport Media via AP ImagesLane Kiffin, left, and Steve Sarkisian still remain good friends as leaders of Pac-12 teams.
Enlarge Cal Sport Media via AP ImagesZdeno Chara was his usual hard-hitting self in the season finale.
(Cal Sport Media via AP Images).
Image courtesy of EB Media PR (via ABC News Radio).
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Cal Sport Media via AP ImagesOak Mountain (Birmingham, Ala.) center fielder David Dahl , who hit.449 as a junior, is a potential first-round pick in June's MLB draft.
Last years conference realignment is the latest illustration of how teams are cashing in, at both the Box Office and via media rights participation.
Stores offer early-bird specials even earlier via social media and mobile apps.
The New York State Police are reaching out to the public via social media.
A look back at the M83 concert via social media on Wednesday, Sept 26.
Financial aid reaching out to students via social media.
Students getting financial aid info via social media.
Word Spreads Via Social Media.
Share This Event Via Social Media.
Dodge Brand Media via The Associated Press.
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In science:

The charmonium is scattered by the random electric fields in the media and is excited to the states with N = 2 or higher states, where it decays via D ¯D pair decay mechanism.
Space-Time Evolution of the Oscillator, Rapidly moving in a random media
This approach is of relevance to a wide class of random solids, including rubbery media (formed via the vulcanization of polymer fluids) and chemical gels (formed by the random covalent bonding of fluids of atoms or small molecules).
Cavity Approach to the Random Solid State
Astronomy began as a visual science, first through careful observations of the sky using either an eyepiece or the naked eye, then on to the preservation of those images with photographic media and finally the digital encoding of that information via CCDs.
Sky in Google Earth: The Next Frontier in Astronomical Data Discovery and Visualization
The central goal of this paper is to develop a statistical characterization of random elastic media, via the mean values of the Lam´e coefficients and the residual stress as well as the two-point spatial correlations amongst the fluctuations of these quantities, which we shall name as the “disorder correlator”.
Soft random solids and their heterogeneous elasticity
These are network media that include chemical gels , which are formed by the permanent random chemical bonding of small molecules, as well as rubber , which is formed via the introduction of permanent random chemical crosslinks between nearby monomers in melts or solutions of flexible long-chain polymers.
Soft random solids and their heterogeneous elasticity
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