Maum

Definitions

  • Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • n Maum calcareous loam, earth specially good for brick.
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Etymology

Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
A.S. mealm, sand.

Usage

In literature:

At our halting place we met four Burmese, despatched by the Maum, {51} who has arrived at Beesa on a visit to the Luttora Gam.
"Journals of Travels in Assam, Burma, Bhootan, Afghanistan and TheNeighbouring Countries" by William Griffith
You ar'n't going to burn up Maum Winnie's house?
"Memories" by Fannie A. (Mrs.) Beers
Still, she ate this meal with a becoming appetite, and after it was ended proposed that we should go and have a chat with Maum' Hepsey.
"Lippincott's Magazine, Vol. 22, September, 1878" by Various
Maum Buckey and I soon became very good friends.
"The Strange Adventures of Captain Dangerous, Vol. 2 of 3" by George Augustus Sala
Massa maum bring; hurra, massa!
"Blackwood's Edinburgh Magazine -- Volume 57, No. 351, January 1845" by Various
Maum Martha spins the wool.
"Life in the Confederate Army" by Arthur Peronneau Ford
Maum Sally, pour out some coffee, please.
"The Wreck of The Red Bird" by George Cary Eggleston
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In news:

Baylor, Maum win DII-AA golf state.
Baylor School's golf teams, senior Blake Maum lead state.
Woodbridge First Selectman Edward Maum Sheehy announced that the town has received its third Small Cities Residential Rehabilitation Grant of $300,000.
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In science:

Maume-Deschamps, Almost sure rates of mixing for i.i.d. unimodal maps, Ann.
Strong stochastic stability for non-uniformly expanding maps
Galves, A., Maume-Deschamps, V. and Schmitt, B. (2008).
Testing statistical hypothesis on random trees and applications to the protein classification problem
Jiang Y. and Maume-Deschamps V.: RPF operators for non-H¨older potentials on an arbitrary metric space.
Ruelle Operator Theorem for Nonexpansive systems
Maume-Deschamps, Concentration inequalities and estimation of conditional probabilities.
Uniform concentration inequality for ergodic diffusion processes observed at discrete times
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