Grond

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • Grond obs. imp. of Grind.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n grond An obsolete preterit of grind.
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Usage

In literature:

Venez a la salle-a-manger, que je vous gronde un peu.
"The Professor" by (AKA Charlotte Bronte) Currer Bell
Le canon gronde; un autre chant commence; Nous celebrons tant de faits eclatans.
"Ballads" by William Makepeace Thackeray
Wel, thou art euen the meriest peece of mans flesh that ere gronde at my office-doore.
"The Spanish Tragedie" by Thomas Kyd
It's a grond thing, is music, when yo're brokken-hearted.
"Lancashire Idylls (1898)" by Marshall Mather
The little boys had not breath left now even to say, 'Ay me, but he's grond.
"A Dozen Ways Of Love" by Lily Dougall
Joubert, after meeting him at Rooi Grond, entered the country and attacked Montsioa.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 3, Slice 4" by Various
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In poetry:

And ar Roben meyt get hem agen
Hes bokeler at hes fette,
The potter yn the neke hem toke,
To the gronde sone he yede.
"Robin Hood And The Potter" by Andrew Lang
Hier blinkt het zwaard, hier wuift de vaan,
De roem omringt me op Hellas' grond.
Op 't schild getorscht, zag geen Spartaan
Ooit vrijer rond!
"Byrons Zwanenzang" by Jan Jakob Lodewijk ten Kate
As soon as he knew it was Montgomery,
He stuck his sword's point in the gronde;
The Montgomery was a courteous knight,
And quickly took him by the honde.
"Battle Of Otterbourne" by Anonymous British
As soon as he knew it was Montgomery,
He struck his sword's point in the gronde;
The Montgomery was a courteous knight,
And quickly took him by the honde.
"The Battle Of Otterburn" by Anonymous British

In news:

'Grond shook, springs roiled '.
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In science:

Als je een rechte hoek met het midden op de grond zet, zoals in Fig. 1.6, moeten ze te verkrijgen zijn door vierkantjes in deze wig te laten vallen.
Topological Strings and Quantum Curves
This was discovered by Snellen et al. (2009) based on archival OGLE data, follow-up four-band photometry from the GROND imager, and UVES spectroscopy.
Homogeneous studies of transiting extrasolar planets. V. New results for 38 planets
Lendl et al. (2010) have recently obtained five more transits with GROND 9 I have modelled the combined dataset of six transits from Snellen et al. (2009) and Lendl et al. (2010) as they were obtained with the same instrument and observing strategy.
Homogeneous studies of transiting extrasolar planets. V. New results for 38 planets
See Greiner et al. (2008) for details of the GROND program.
Searching for Planets During Predicted Mesolensing Events: II. PLAN-IT: An Observing Program and its Application to VB 10
Frequent I-band observations of VB 10 with MEarth will soon resume, as will observations with GROND.
Searching for Planets During Predicted Mesolensing Events: II. PLAN-IT: An Observing Program and its Application to VB 10
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