Pech

Definitions

  • Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • v.i Pech peh (Scot.) to pant, to breathe hard.
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Etymology

Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
Imit.

Usage

In literature:

That was the first introduction of looking-glasses among the Peche Indians.
"Options" by O. Henry
I suggested a peche Melba between them, and when I returned with it, Mr.
"Malvina of Brittany" by Jerome K. Jerome
Let him be searched; thoroughly, you understand, La Peche?
"The Rome Express" by Arthur Griffiths
Histoire des Peches, des Decouvertes, &c. des Hollandois, dans la Mer du Nord.
"Robert Kerr's General History and Collection of Voyages and Travels, Volume 18" by William Stevenson
Was the old baronial name of Peche, Pecche, of Norman origin as in the Battle Roll?
"Notes and Queries, Number 51, October 19, 1850" by Various
Ma main qui a fait le peche, Et ma langue qui l'a nie.
"The Argosy" by Various
U THAN AHAU PECH AHKIN.
"The Maya Chronicles" by Various
He came spankin' into my room, an' drappit intil a chair, fair oot o' pech.
"My Man Sandy" by J. B. Salmond
Here myght I open unto you, what it is peche, come jay dit deuant.
"An Introductorie for to Lerne to Read, To Pronounce, and to Speke French Trewly" by Anonymous
Timbale de peche a la conde 54 219.
"Desserts and Salads" by Gesine Lemcke
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In news:

Today's pick hit: Festina Peche.
My most recent stop was Au Peche Mignon located in Market Square off of Timberlane Road.
Today's pick hit: Festina Peche .
We ate at Ma Peche last night and strongly disagree with the negative comments.
Choreographer Wayne McGregor and an assistant ballet master watch dancers Marie-Agnes Gillot and Benjamin Pech, with McGregor giving his notes on their performance.
For a guy bent on bringing down a multibillion-dollar federal program for minority contractors, Randy Pech is pretty low-key.
In addition to a Maya -themed gift and Maya meals whipped up by the hotel's chefs, it includes five Maya -inspired day trips, from climbing the pyramids at Xunantunich and Cahal Pech to lunching with a local Maya family.
According to the Houston Fire Department, firefighters were called to a complex on Hammerly Boulevard at Pech Road around 2 a.m.
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In science:

Peche, Universality of local eigenvalue statistics for some sample covariance matrix ensemble, preprint, (2003).
On the Largest Singular Values of Random Matrices with Independent Cauchy Entries
The situation for sample covariance random matrices is quite similar (see papers by Soshnikov and Ben Arous and P´ech´e ).
Poisson Statistics for the Largest Eigenvalues in Random Matrix Ensemble
S. P´ech´e, Universality at the soft edge for some white sample covariance matrices ensembles. preprint (2006).
Wigner random matrices with non-symmetrically distributed entries
Jinho Baik, G´erard Ben Arous, and Sandrine P´ech´e.
Random matrices with external source and KP $\tau$ functions
Ben Arous, and S. P´ech´e, Phase transition of the largest eigenvalue for non-nul l complex sample covariance matrices, Ann.
Non-intersecting random walks in the neighborhood of a symmetric tacnode
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