Maud

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Maud A gray plaid; -- used by shepherds in Scotland.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n maud A gray woolen plaid worn by shepherds in Scotland; hence, a traveling-rug or warm wrap made of similar material. Also spelled maude.
    • n maud A salmon-net stretched around four stakes in the form of a square.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • n Maud mawd a Scotch shepherd's woollen plaid.
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Usage

In literature:

In the morning, with Maud, she went down to the kitchen, lit the stove, made the coffee.
"The Bill-Toppers" by Andre Castaigne
But I was then engaged to MAUDE, To MAUDE, who swore to love me ever.
"Punch, or the London Charivari, Volume 104, January 7, 1893" by Various
Or take the case of Maud Muller herself, and her judge.
"Penguin Persons & Peppermints" by Walter Prichard Eaton
Miss Maude L. Barnum, Oberlin, Ohio.
"The American Missionary--Volume 49, No. 02, February, 1895" by Various
The ball was at center with Renee and Maud.
"Hester's Counterpart" by Jean K. Baird
Maud will be round to see them soon.
"McClure's Magazine, Vol 31, No 2, June 1908" by Various
I'm going to make reins with it for Annis and Maud, and lots of cats' cradles.
"In Convent Walls" by Emily Sarah Holt
It was founded by Maud, Queen of Henry I.
"The History of London" by Walter Besant
Some of the waists were very slim, closely following the outlines of Lady Maude.
"Dwellers in Arcady" by Albert Bigelow Paine
I'll ring the bell, if you'll allow me, and get Ethel Maud Mary to show you up.
"The Beth Book" by Sarah Grand
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In poetry:

"You are dark, and Maud is light;
I am dark; and it is said
Opposites are better wed;--
So I think I'm right."
"Perle Des Jardins" by Madison Julius Cawein
Maud Muller on a summer's day,
Raked the meadows, sweet with hay.
Nor was this just a grand-stand play;
Maud got a rake-off, so they say.
"Modern Maud Muller" by Edwin Carty Ranck
'Yea, though you're taller by the head,
More wise, and much more fair;
I'll love him till he loves me best,
Me best of all, Maude Clare.'
"Maude Clare" by Christina Georgina Rossetti
'And what you leave,' said Nell, 'I'll take,
And what you spurn, I'll wear;
For he's my lord for better and worse,
And him I love, Maude Clare.
"Maude Clare" by Christina Georgina Rossetti

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‘Go, Child, and see him out yourself,’
Aunt Maude said, after tea, ‘and show
‘The place, upon that upper shelf,
‘Where Petrarch stands, lent long ago.’
"The Angel In The House. Book II. Canto II." by Coventry Patmore
That soft white hand you laid in mine
With a smile as I turned to go,
Oh, Lady Maud, I marvel
If you ever stoop so low,
As to wonder what those tears meant,
That glittered on its snow.
"The Lady Maud" by Marietta Holley

In news:

Skip was born July 24, 1925 in Duncan, to John and Maude (Hudson) Gibbs.
He was born Nov 25, 1917, in Agnos to the late June Sylvester and Maude Ellen Moore.
Maude Miller Jones Peele , 94, of Roper died Wednesday, Oct 10, 2012, at her home.
She was the daughter of the late Maude Maples Hooker and Alvin Hooker.
Chief Robert A Carlisle, PFC Kristin Ruddy and Former Councilwoman Maud Robinson.
Louise Calf and Roddy Maude-Roxby in "St. John's Night".
The Cardinals absorbed a 42-22 loss when Honey Grove outscored Maud 28-14 in the final two stanzas after pulling within a touchdown of th.
Maude's twin sister shows off.
Wildlife Troopers say Raymond Keown III last week dumped about 500 pounds of refuse in the public use area off Maud Road.
He was born Feb 25, 1922, in Vershire, the son of Leon and Maude (Cloudman) Eastman .
Following a three-day filing period for school board candidates, elections will be held in Earlsboro, Shawnee, Pleasant Grove and Maud, while seats were unopposed in other districts.
Esther Maude Lemons, 80, of Sheridan, Wyoming, died Saturday, November 10, 2012 at her residence.
Maude was born January 4, 1932 at home in Lamar County, near Paris Texas, to Walter D and Maude B (Patterson) Stricklin.
She was born in Brisbin, daughter of Wilmore and Maude Truax.
"Scrubs" star Zach Braff returns to the perennial theme of going home again with " Garden State ," his directorial debut, in which he pays homage to such classics as "The Graduate" and "Harold and Maude".
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In science:

In [CDMO01], polytypic entities are defined in terms of the re flection and metaprogramming capabilities of Maude.
Typed Generic Traversal With Term Rewriting Strategies
Also, the Maude approach —as any other polytypic approach —does no t propose traversal combinators but traversal is based on polytypic induction.
Typed Generic Traversal With Term Rewriting Strategies
This has been investigated in [23, 24] and recently Olveczky and Meseguer have conceived “Real-Time Maude” which is a tool for simulating continuous real-time models .
Verification of Timed Automata Using Rewrite Rules and Strategies
Real-Time Maude falls in the second approach in the sense that the “find” strategy implemented in this tool gives only partial ly correct answers .
Verification of Timed Automata Using Rewrite Rules and Strategies
Real-time maude: A tool for simulating and analyzing real-time and hybrid systems.
Verification of Timed Automata Using Rewrite Rules and Strategies
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