Racine

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n Racine a city in southeastern Wisconsin on Lake Michigan to the south of Milwaukee
    • n Racine French advocate of Jansenism; tragedian who based his works on Greek and Roman themes (1639-1699)
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n Racine A root.
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Usage

In literature:

Mendelssohn's cantata "Athalie" (Racine's text) given by the Cecilia Society in Boston.
"Annals of Music in America" by Henry Charles Lahee
Olympia Brown gave up her church in Racine and devoted herself exclusively to the work.
"The History of Woman Suffrage, Volume IV" by Various
Olympia Brown, Racine, Wis.; secretary, Mrs. A. J. Loomis, Chicago; treasurer, Mrs. S. M. C. Perkins, Cleveland, O.
"The History of Woman Suffrage, Volume V"
The campaign opened with a big rally in Racine June 1, 1912.
"The History of Woman Suffrage, Volume VI" by Various
His preference of Shakespeare to Racine is associated with, if not partly prompted by, a mere English antipathy to foreigners.
"Hours in a Library" by Leslie Stephen
Boileau boasted that he had taught Racine to rhyme with difficulty.
"Émile" by Jean Jacques Rousseau
Bossuet was a man of sixty; La Fontaine a few years older; Boileau and Racine close upon fifty.
"The Atlantic Monthly, Volume 15, No. 92, June, 1865" by Various
Racine, J., 330, 425.
"Hazlitt on English Literature" by Jacob Zeitlin
In this age obviously Racine could not please.
"The English Novel in the Time of Shakespeare" by J. J. Jusserand
He come racin' down to the wharf an' rousted out the crew.
"The Boy With the U. S. Life-Savers" by Francis Rolt-Wheeler
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In poetry:

An' nurses wi' bairns in white cleedin' wad glint
Thro' the trees, an' the wild, gentle laddies ahint
Wad cum, an' wi' chasin', an' racin', an' sang,
Gar the wild echoes ring the green wudlins amang.
"A Wheen Aul' Memories" by Janet Hamilton
An' here I spins a lovely yarn, a gloomy hard-luck tale
Of how I've done my money in, an' I'm about to fail,
How my house an' land is mortgaged, how I've muddled my affairs
Through foolin' round with racin' bets and rotten minin' shares.
"Red Robin" by C J Dennis
Well, we chased a bunch of critters on the hot and sandy plain,
Though 't was like a purp a-racin' with a U. S. A. mail train;
But at last we got 'em herded in a wire fence corral,
And the foreman sez, off-hand like: "Jest go in and rope one, Al."
"The Ostrich-Punching of Arroyo Al" by Arthur Chapman

In news:

Located a block west of the renovated harbor on Lake Michigan's shoreline, The Racine Art Museum occupies a reinvented department store in the city's historic downtown.
Racine Federated Inc, Racine , Wis. Has announced that the company's Texas and New York plants will move, consolidating all US operations into a single Mt Pleasant, Wis.
Funeral Services for Three Kids Killed in Racine Fire.
There was a fatal fire in Racine early Thursday morning.
Two children taken to Wheaton Franciscan All Saints emergency in Racine shortly after 1am died, and two others are at Children's Hospital.
Web the place for Racine Kringle.
Glens Falls National Bank and Trust Company has announced the promotion of Allen J Racine Jr to vice president.
Mr Racine joined the Plattsburgh region in 2005 as an assistant vice president in the corporate banking department.
Badger Meter Signs Agreement to Acquire Racine Federated.
Badger Meter Inc announced it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Racine Federated Inc of Racine , Wis.
Racine -Davidson May Reunite.
Features Patrick Sullivan Attorney John Racine recognized for helping clients who can't pay.
Agency Of Human Services Secretary Doug Racine responds to reports of a serious backlog in state investigations of reported cases of elder abuse.
A Racine man will spend the next 30 years in prison for abusing a litte resulting in death.
Credit union president buys Wright home in Racine .
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In science:

J Dieudonn´e, Une propri´et´e des racines de l’unit´e, Collection of articles dedicated to Alberto Gonz´alez Dom´ınguez on his sixty-fifth birthday.
Simple proof of Chebotarev's theorem on roots of unity
PASP, 112:91–96, January 2000. C. Marois, R. Doyon, R. Racine, and D. Nadeau. Differential imaging coronagraph for the detection of faint companions. In Optical and IR Telescope Instrumentation and Detectors, Masanori Iye; Alan F. Moorwood; Eds., volume 4008, pages 788–796, August 2000. D.
Coronographic Methods for the Detection of Terrestrial Planets
In Racine has determined the maximal (unital) subalgebras of finitedimensional special simple linear Jordan algebras.
Simple decompositions of the exceptional Jordan algebra
According to the Racine’s classification of maximal subalgebras, B cannot be maximal in H (O3).
Simple decompositions of the exceptional Jordan algebra
Racine, Maximal Subalgebras of Exceptional Jordan Algebra, J.
Simple decompositions of the exceptional Jordan algebra
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