Dunning

Definitions

  • Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • n Dunning dun′ing the process of browning and curing cod-fish.
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Usage

In literature:

Duns Scotus, a Franciscan, 228.
"A Short History of Monks and Monasteries" by Alfred Wesley Wishart
All Marsa John want wuz plenty wurk dun and we dun it too, so der wuz no trubble on ouah plantashun.
"Slave Narratives: A Folk History of Slavery in the United States" by Work Projects Administration
In 'Henrietta' he found an opportunity to write the biography of a lover oppressed by duns.
"Library Of The World's Best Literature, Ancient And Modern, Vol 4" by Charles Dudley Warner
Slowly, as though she had time to kill, Aunty Boone sent the brown mule and trusty dun down to the river's rock-bottom ford.
"Vanguards of the Plains" by Margaret McCarter
William Dun in mercy for subtraction of his works due in autumn; fine, 2s.
"Our Legal Heritage, 5th Ed." by S. A. Reilly
Then it was to be seen who should win the honour of first spear to touch that dun hide.
"A King's Comrade" by Charles Whistler
The western light shone on their soft, mottled, dun hides and on her ruddy brown hair and bright young face.
"The Waters of Edera" by Louise de la Ramée, a.k.a. Ouida
Dun him, its origin, 243.
"Notes & Queries, Volume 2, May-December, 1850, Index" by Various
Dunning in America has reached results which are fairly concordant with Bumm's.
"Studies in the Psychology of Sex, Volume 6 (of 6)" by Havelock Ellis
And they rode all that day, and about the time of the sun-setting came to the side of a lake, where was a great dun.
"McClure's Magazine, Volume VI, No. 3. February 1896" by Various
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In poetry:

And still another shining place
We would remember — how the dun
Wild mountain held us on its crest
One diamond morning white with sun.
"Jewels" by Sara Teasdale
"This scene, like my own life," I said, "is one
Where many glooms abide;
Toned by its fortune to a deadly dun—
Lightless on every side.
"A Meeting With Despair" by Thomas Hardy
"To chase the dun Glenfinlas deer,
Our woodland course this morn we bore,
And haply met, while wandering here,
The son of great Macgillianore.
"Glenfinlas; or, Lord Ronald's Coronach" by Sir Walter Scott
Now spred thy ancyent, Westmorland,
Thy dun bull faine would we spye:
And thou, the Erle o' Northumberland,
Now rayse thy half-moone up on hye.
"The Rising In The North" by Anonymous British
These glorious landscapes old,
Framed in my cottage windows,—hill-sides dun,
With umber shadows lightened to pale gold
By touches of the sun,—
"A Farewell" by Kate Seymour Maclean
But the dun bulle is fled and gone,
And the halfe-moone vanished away:
The earles, though they were brave and bold,
Against soe many could not stay.
"The Rising In The North" by Anonymous British

In news:

Horse rescue to attend Dunning Motors Pet Fair.
Funeral services for Pauline Ezell Dunning , 85, of Cadiz were conducted on Friday, April 10, 2009, at 2 pm at Goodwin Funeral Home.
Dunning died on Saturday, April 4, 2009, at 11 am at Shady Lawn Nursing Home.
Psychologists call it the Dunning -Kruger effect, and Business Pundit has a great post on the phenomenon this week.
Dunning 's Frantic Flight.
In a classic piece of television reporting, CBS News Producer Bruce Dunning reports aboard the last flight out of DaNang, South Vietnam on March 29, 1975.
CBS News Vet Bruce Dunning Retires.
Betty Sue Dunning , 69, died Aug 23, 2004, at Missouri Southern Healthcare in Dexter.
Gram & Dun 600 Ward Parkway.
Funeral services for Mrs Jackie ( Hock ) Dunning, 52, of Sioux City, formerly of Spencer, will be held at 2 pm Monday, Feb 6, at Warner Chapel in Spencer.
Joan Dunning's paean to the murrelet.
Courtesy photoFrom left, grandmother Suzanne Dunning, Isla Mitchelson and mother Christen Mitchelson reunite Oct 29 with Sutter Roseville's Neonatal Intensive Care doctors and nurses.
After years on the public stage, Jim Dunning withdrew after the death of his wife.
Jim Dunning Photo by Louise Krafft.
Orthopedic surgeon who said his practice has been retroactively dunned several times over eight years.
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In science:

D. Toma, G. Murariu, Fizică moleculară şi căldură – Lucrări de laborator, Ed. FundaŃiei “Dunărea de Jos”, GalaŃi, (2003) G.
A study of resistance forces
This implies, with |α| = n, |ξ |n |dun,ε(ξ )| ≤ mes(B (x0 , 2r))η(ηn/r)n ε−a , ξ ∈ Rd , n ∈ N, 0 < ε < ε0 .
Real Analytic Generalized Functions
It follows that there exists C > 0 such that (1 + |ξ |)n |dun,ε(ξ )| ≤ (C n)nε−a , ξ ∈ Rd , n ∈ N, 0 < ε < ε0 .
Real Analytic Generalized Functions
RΩ j (un , |Dun|) convergent to RΩ j (v , |Dv |) imply kDunkLp (Ω) → kDvkLp (Ω) , as n → ∞.
On Symmetry of Minimizers in Constrained Quasi-Linear Problems, 1
Dun |) − ZΩ F (|x|, un) ≤ ZΩ j (u, |Du|) − ZΩ F (|x|, u) = m.
On Symmetry of Minimizers in Constrained Quasi-Linear Problems, 1
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