Bill Gates

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n Bill Gates United States computer entrepreneur whose software company made him the youngest multi-billionaire in the history of the United States (born in 1955)
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Usage

In literature:

Having completed these arrangements, he walked up to the gate, to read the bill.
"Oliver Twist" by Charles Dickens
Bill Walker, a rough customer of about 25, appears at the yard gate and looks malevolently at Jenny.
"Major Barbara" by George Bernard Shaw
When our freshman became aware of the mysteries of a gate-bill, he felt more at his ease.
"The Adventures of Mr. Verdant Green, Vols. I to III" by Cuthbert Bede
A pirate in Skopje is in direct competition with Bill Gates.
"After the Rain" by Sam Vaknin
Of course, Mr. Gates, I am now able to pay all my bills, and to repay you for what you handed Mr.
"The Young Musician" by Horatio Alger
Over the water now we have some yet; of whom we count "the TWAIN one;" and we can get up as good BILLINGS-gate as ever went to market.
"Punchinello, Vol. 1, No. 7, May 14, 1870" by Various
Come along, Bill, and lock the gate arter me.
"Night Watches" by W.W. Jacobs
Above the rustic gate two doves are billing and cooing.
"Lippincott's Magazine of Popular Literature and Science" by Various
He did not speak again until Bill came to a stand before Judge Langham's gate.
"The Just and the Unjust" by Vaughan Kester
Whiff Gates did not bear a good reputation, and it was only because of the scarcity of help that Bill Jordan kept him on.
"Injun and Whitey to the Rescue" by William S. Hart
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In poetry:

An old chateau sleeps 'mid the hills
Of France: an avenue of sorbs
Conceals it: drifts of daffodils
Bloom by a 'scutcheoned gate with barbs
Like iron bills.
"Overseas" by Madison Julius Cawein
"On to Bill's length," said my mate to me.
Bill was his brother, had charge of the plates
From Horsely's cutting to Whitefield gates,
And the two were as loving as brothers could be.
"Bill's Length" by Alexander Anderson

In news:

Bill Gates has increased his overall stake in Canadian National Railway Co. (TSX:CNR) to about 12 per cent.
Bill Gates wasn't speaking lightly when he called Microsoft Windows 8 the next big step in computing.
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(MSFT) Chairman Bill Gates' Cascade Investment firm acquired three million additional shares of Deere & Co. (DE), raising his leading stake in the farm equipment manufacturer to 7%, according to a regulatory filing Tuesday.
Bill Gates Investment Firm Raises Stake in Deere to 7.
Two county agencies will share the money from the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, likely by awarding most of it as grants to other nonprofits.
The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation has given a $5 million grant to a Massachusetts nonprofit group to work on a very specific problem: how to get new mothers in Ghana to hospitals.
Microsoft founder Bill Gates speaks in London last month.
The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation has announced the recipients of grants meant to spark innovative financial -aid policies.
Fifteen years after shifting the focus of their foundation away from birth control, Bill and Melinda Gates are returning to their charitable roots.
Washington State is home to Bill and Melinda Gates, champions of childhood vaccines across the globe.
Bill Gates t Atherton is so fortunate to have a community library, st. Mary Sweeney, Irving Avenue, Atherton.
The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation headquarters in Seattle.
What/who in education has captured the interest of the powerful Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation these days.
Further Down Bill Gates's Road.
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In science:

We are grateful for support from the John Templeton Foundation, the NSF/NIH (R01GM078986) joint program in mathematical biology, the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation (Grand Challenges grant 37874), the Japan Society for the Promotion of Science, and J.
Evolutionary game dynamics in phenotype space
In this paper six properties are discussed: (Robin Hood, Scaling, Rising Tide, Cloning, Bill Gates and Babies), each of which a sparsity measure should have.
Comparing Measures of Sparsity
If there is a twin population with identical wealth distribution, the sparsity of wealth in one population is the same for the combination of the two. P 1 Bill Gates - Bill Gates increases sparsity.
Comparing Measures of Sparsity
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