Cardinal signs

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • Cardinal signs (Astron) Aries, Libra, Cancer, and Capricorn.
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Usage

In literature:

M Bonacieux was introduced afresh, and upon a sign from the cardinal, the officer retired.
"The Three Musketeers" by Alexandre Dumas, Pere
At a sign from the Cardinal the page departed.
"The Historical Nights' Entertainment" by Rafael Sabatini
Lay him at the feet of the Cardinal and say that by this sign I greet him.
"Sir Nigel" by Arthur Conan Doyle
The Concordat was signed by the august parties in the midst of a magnificent assemblage of cardinals, bishops, soldiers, etc.
"The Private Life of Napoleon Bonaparte, Complete" by Constant
The peace was signed by Cardinal Mazarin, as well as by the other deputies, on the part of the King.
"The Memoirs of Cardinal de Retz, Complete" by Jean Francois Paul de Gondi, Cardinal de Retz
The monarch would cure the whole disorder as soon as he appeared, said the Cardinal, by merely making the sign of the cross.
"The Rise of the Dutch Republic, Volume I.(of III) 1555-66" by John Lothrop Motley
F's sign occurs once, as mentioned above, in fourfold repetition with all the four cardinal points, namely in Tro.
"Representation of Deities of the Maya Manuscripts" by Paul Schellhas
She would, however, sign an agreement to purchase it if the cardinal would become her security.
"Historical Tales, Vol. 6 (of 15)" by Charles Morris
There is my lord of Winchester, the princely cardinal that died and made no sign.
"Library of the World's Best Literature, Ancient and Modern — Volume 11" by Various
I wrote down her evidence, and made her sign it, and then went with the Ambassador to the Cardinal in the Quirinal Palace.
"The Greville Memoirs" by Charles C. F. Greville
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In news:

The Arizona Cardinals have signed rookie free agent wide receiver Gino Crump and have released cornerback Korey Lindsey.
After a summer of uncertainty and trying to work out on their own, 21 rookie free agents signed with the Cardinals, received their playbooks and started practice.
The death of St Louis Cardinals pitcher Darryl Kile at age 33 illustrates that the first sign of heart disease can be sudden death -- and that even physically active young people can be its victims.
It's not just a book signing, it's a street party with Food, Drinks, live music and fun for every Cardinals fan, young and old.
Cardinals Sign Nicaraguan Righthander Ronald Medrano.
The St Louis Cardinals have signed ex-Met Ty Wigginton to a two-year, $5 million deal to serve as a righty bat for the bench.
To take Heap 's place on the active roster, the Cardinals signed tight end Kory Sperry.
Los Angeles Dodgers manager Don Mattingly signs autographs before a baseball game against the St Louis Cardinals in Los Angeles, Saturday, Sept 15, 2012.
The St Louis Cardinals completed phase one of their fine-tuning for 2013 when they signed left-handed relief specialist Randy Choate, 37, to a three-year contract worth $7.5 million.
The St Louis Cardinals signed Rob Johnson to a minor league contract on Tuesday and extended the veteran catcher an invitation to spring training.
Cardinals Sign Venezuelan Outfielder Luis Bandes.
The Cardinals have signed Luis Bandes, a 16-year-old outfielder from Venezuela, for $350,000.
The Arizona Cardinals have re-signed punter Ben Graham and released cornerback Korey Lindsey.
As Dugout Central reminds us, Brian Cashman signed Ponson in 2006 after he was released by the Cardinals.
The Arizona Cardinals have placed outside linebacker O'Brien Schofield on injured reserve and re-sign ed defensive end Ronald Talley.
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In science:

For σ ∈ Sign(P ) we define the level of σ as the cardinality #{P ∈ P |σ(P ) = 0}.
On the number of homotopy types of fibres of a definable map
To estimate the cardinality of Nk , note that there are at most min(m, n) ways to choose kxk0 := l; there are (cid:0)n l (cid:1) ways to choose the support of x; and there are 2l ways to choose the (signs of ) nonzero coordinates of x.
Spectral norm of products of random and deterministic matrices
To estimate the cardinality of Nk , note that there are at most min(m, n) ways to choose kxk0 := l; there are (cid:0)n l (cid:1) ways to choose the support of x; and there are 2l ways to choose the (signs of ) nonzero coordinates of x.
Spectral norm of products of random and deterministic matrices
However, these chords are oppositely signed and make a net contribution of zero to the signed cardinality.
Vassiliev Invariants from Parity Mappings
Proof: The signed cardinality is invariant under the single chord move, since A0 (G) does not contribute any chords.
Vassiliev Invariants from Parity Mappings
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