Poller

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Poller pōl"ẽr One who polls;
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n poller One who polls. One who shaves persons or cuts their hair; a barber; a hair-dresser.
    • n poller One who lops or polls trees.
    • n poller A pillager; a plunderer; one who fleeces by exaction.
    • n poller One who registers voters; also, one who casts a vote at the polls.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • ns Poller one who polls
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
From Poll
Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
Old Dut. polle, bol, a ball, top—Ice. kollr, top, head.

Usage

In literature:

Pollers had had a little adventure.
"Adventures of a Despatch Rider" by W. H. L. Watson
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In news:

Jos de Bruijn, Thomas Eiter, Axel Polleres, Hans Tompits.
Bob Poller, Port St Lucie.
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In science:

Unlike the approach of Eiter and Polleres (2006), our encoding avoids “guessing ” a level mapping to describe the formation of a counterexample, but directly denies models for which there is no such construction.
Complex Optimization in Answer Set Programming
While the approach of Eiter and Polleres (2006) consists of combining two separate logic programs, one for “guessing ” and a second one for “checking, ” into a disjunctive program addressing both tasks, our meta-programming technique applies to a single (reified) input program along with complex optimization criteria.
Complex Optimization in Answer Set Programming
Unlike the approach of Eiter and Polleres (2006), our encoding avoids “guessing ” level mapp ings.
Complex Optimization in Answer Set Programming
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