• Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • Mise A tax or tallage; in Wales, an honorary gift of the people to a new king or prince of Wales; also, a tribute paid, in the country palatine of Chester, England, at the change of the owner of the earldom.
    • Mise Expense; cost; disbursement.
    • Mise (Law) The issue in a writ of right.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n mise Outlay; disbursement; expenditure. Hence, in English history: A gift of cattle, produce, or money made to a superior as a commutation, or to secure immunity from taxes, fines, and other impositions; thus, formerly, in Wales, an honorary gift of the people to a new king or prince of Wales; also, a tribute paid in the county palatine of Chester in England at the change of the owner of the earldom. The phrase the mise was often used to designate the revenue thus accruing to the crown or lord.
    • n mise In common-law procedure, in a writ of right, a traverse by which both parties put the cause directly upon the question as to which had the better right. A traverse upon some collateral point in a writ of right was called an issue, as in other actions.
    • n mise Arbitration, or a settlement or agreement reached by arbitration. See phrases below.
    • n mise See mease.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • n Mise mīz expenditure, outlay: a gift of money to a superior, prince, &c.: in a writ of right, a traverse by which both parties put the cause directly upon the question as to which had the better right: the adjustment of a dispute by arbitration and compromise, as the 'Mise of Lewes' in 1264.
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
F. mise, a putting, setting, expense, fr. mis, mise, p. p. of mettre, to put, lay, fr. LL. mittere, to send
Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
Fr.,—L. mittĕre, missum.


In literature:

The mise en scene is extremely simple.
"Russia" by Donald Mackenzie Wallace
And lastly, we are treated to a real dialogue, with quite a dramatic mise en scene.
"The Unseen World and Other Essays" by John Fiske
The creature never moved, and the mise en scene was beautiful.
"In the Heart of Africa" by Samuel White Baker
One distinct dramatic advantage was gained by the mise en scene.
"Reviews" by Oscar Wilde
The Mise of Amiens was too one-sided to be accepted.
"The History of England" by T.F. Tout
It was one of the first grand operas to which brilliant mise en scene, gorgeous decorations etc., added success.
"The Standard Operaglass" by Charles Annesley
Amiens, the mise of, 200.
"A Student's History of England, v. 1 (of 3)" by Samuel Rawson Gardiner
The Cafe Voltaire was an excellent choice, an almost perfect mise-en-scene.
"The Harbor" by Ernest Poole
La ville fut mise au pillage par les soldatz du camp, qui se firent gentis compaignons.
"History of the Rise of the Huguenots" by Henry Baird
L'execution des firmans toujours mise arbitrairement a un prix tres eleve est devenu de la part des Musselims une speculation financiere.
"Notes on the Diplomatic History of the Jewish Question" by Lucien Wolf

In news:

When cooking for our business, Sandy is a stickler when it comes to proper mise en place.
Deborah Jordan and Linwood Jordan of Eure along with Lee and Mary Beth Parker of Como announce the engagement of their children, Brittany Mise and Eric Parker.
Here are some Lakewood stories you might have mised from the pages of the Sun Post-Herald and cleveland.com/lakewood.
Basing his mise-en-scene on the colors of van Gogh's paintings, Minnelli anchors the film in a dazzlingly schizophrenic, first-person point of view.
Mise en Scenesters changes Chattanooga film culture.
Jean Cocteau's filming of his 1938 play ten years later is both a lesson in mise en scene and an illustration of the paradox that accentuating the theatrical aspects of theater on-screen makes them quintessentially cinematic.
Mise en place (or making sure all your ingredients are prepped and portioned) is critical in all applications of culinary arts, but it is particularly important when cooking à la minute.
Part 1 has cookbooks with recipes utilizing strange ingredients (poison, bugs, Twinkies…) or using nontraditional mise en place or circumstances (on your car engine, in the nude…).
The term "mise en place " refers to the advance preparation of a dish's ingredients.
As many of my readers would be able to surmise, it's not often the case that I am in agreement with Ludwig von Mises, one of the most conservative economists to have ever lived.
On Saturday, M ar ch 24th, the Mise En Scenesters Film Club will be screening the documentary Better than Something at Collective Clothing Warehouse.
The first Tintin adventure, which became his first book, Tintin in the Land of the Soviets (1930), forwent the plodding, pane-by-pane mises-en-scène of most early comics in favor of an urgent montage and forward-driving plot.
The Greatest Thinker You've Never Read: Ludwig von Mises.
Had he not passed away at the tender age of 92 in 1973, Ludwig von Mises would have turned 131 years old today.
If you miseed Dj Wolf at 9pm last night it was throwback Thursday, here is the hour long mix featuring classic music from KRS-One, Nas, Eric B & Rakim, and even a classic Miami Bass set.

In science:

R. von Mises, Probability, Statistics and Truth, MacMillan, New York (1957); M.
An Introduction to Monte Carlo Simulation of Statistical physics Problem
The fact that the definition proposed by Church is indeed too weak to satisfactorily characterize random sequences is a consequence of a result of Ville (see or ), i.e., there are Mises-Church stochastic sequences which fail to satisfy certain widely accepted probabilistic laws.
Independence Properties of Algorithmically Random Sequences
Von Mises’ definition of random sequences reconsidered.
Independence Properties of Algorithmically Random Sequences
Mises tails − log F θ (x) ∼x↑∞ x log x (see ).
Random Partitioning Problems Involving Poisson Point Processes On The Interval
Calculated Von Mises’ equivalent stress in those points was well below the allowed limits.
Design of a Base-Board for arrays of closely-packed Multi-Anode Photo-Multipliers