Goss

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Goss Gorse.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n goss A dialectal form of gorse.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • n Goss gos (Shak.) . See Gorse.
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
See Gorse

Usage

In literature:

Mrs. Katharine Philips, according to Mr. Gosse, invented sentimentality.
"A Critic in Pall Mall" by Oscar Wilde
Mr. Gosse is perhaps in a state of ignorance on this matter.
"Flowers of Freethought" by George W. Foote
They have a splendid set of picture postcards, and some nice Goss china.
"A Fourth Form Friendship" by Angela Brazil
Judson M. Goss says he worked for Paul the winter he invented the round turn.
"The Marvelous Exploits of Paul Bunyan" by W. B. Laughead
With the Verse done into English from the Norwegian Original by EDMUND GOSSE.
"The Speech of Monkeys" by R. L. Garner
Gosse, an English zoologist of repute.
"Library of the World's Best Literature, Ancient and Modern, Vol. 16" by Various
By F. Marion Crawford, W. E. Norris, Laurence Alma Tadema, Vernon Lee, Edmund Gosse, and others.
"The Romance of the Canoness" by Paul Heyse
Goss was seated in a deep leathern easy-chair with a paper.
"Marion Darche" by F. Marion Crawford
By EDMUND GOSSE, Author of "Northern Studies," &c. Second Edition.
"Vanitas" by Vernon Lee
Mr Gosse, having travelled above 600 m., and getting to 26 deg.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 2, Slice 8" by Various
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In poetry:

"O where were ye, my gay goss-hawk
That I paid for sae dear,
That ye woudna waken me out o' my sleep
When ye saw my love near?"
"The Broomfield Hill" by Andrew Lang
There shines upon the next good shield
A goss-hawk, striking his game;
That’s borne by a knight, the best of all—
Sir Iver Blaa is his name.
"The Tournament (From The Old Danish)" by George Borrow

In news:

Mike and Amber Goss , Lewistown.
John and Helen Goss , Lewistown.
David Brent Goss died Thursday, October 11, 2012.
Delphia (Del) Isaac Goss , 88, passed from this life June 5, 2012, at his home, Adult Comfort Care, in Vancouver, Wash.
He was born July 11, 1923, in Mt Hood, Ore. And "Donia" Goss , the seventh of nine children.
Is your corn suffering from drought or Goss 's Wilt.
Once you have it, you'll have it forever, and that is not a good thing, because the bacteria which cause Goss 's Wilt will stay in crop residue over the winter to infect the next crop.
For candidates Mack and Goss , it's a political pedigree.
Cameron Wallace's walkoff-single lifts Giants to win at Bobby Goss tourney.
Funeral services for Katherine Goss York, 93, of Cornelia, were held at 2 pm Monday, Jan 16, at Whitfield Funeral Home, North Chapel, Demorest, with the Rev.
Former UNLV commit Nigel Williams- Goss makes commitment to Washington.
Findlay Prep forward Matt Willms reacts after Nigel Williams- Goss got a basket and was fouled by Bishop Gorman during their game Saturday, Jan 21, 2012 at Cox Pavilion.
Chauncey Goss , a candidate for the US District 19 seat, is interviewed by the editorial board of the Naples Daily News.
LETTERS TO THE EDITOR Goss Lake loses its logs.
The water is high at Goss Lake, and rising water floats logs from the shores and coves out onto the lake and into the public domain.
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In science:

The definition given here represents what Goss [Gos96] calls a Drinfeld module of “generic characteristic”.
Siegel's theorem for Drinfeld modules
Veil of nearly neutral material (van der Werf & Goss 1989) that lies about one to three parsecs in the foreground (Abel et al. 2006; O’Dell et al. 2009a).
Spectrophotometry of the Huygens Region of the Orion Nebula, the Extended Orion Nebula, and M~43; Scattered Light Systematically Distorts Conditions Derived from Emission-Lines
For reasons discussed in § 2.3 and O’Dell & Goss (2009), when the observed flux ratio fell below 2.89 it was assumed that the extinction was zero.
Spectrophotometry of the Huygens Region of the Orion Nebula, the Extended Orion Nebula, and M~43; Scattered Light Systematically Distorts Conditions Derived from Emission-Lines
Outer is the largest structure and includes the feature to the southeast of θ1Ori C called “North-South Rim” by O’Dell & Goss (2009).
Spectrophotometry of the Huygens Region of the Orion Nebula, the Extended Orion Nebula, and M~43; Scattered Light Systematically Distorts Conditions Derived from Emission-Lines
Moreover, O’Dell & Goss (2009) argue that scattered light from the Huygens Region begins to be important at about D=5′ .
Spectrophotometry of the Huygens Region of the Orion Nebula, the Extended Orion Nebula, and M~43; Scattered Light Systematically Distorts Conditions Derived from Emission-Lines
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