• WordNet 3.6
    • n Ricardo English economist who argued that the laws of supply and demand should operate in a free market (1772-1823)
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In literature:

It is Ricardo alone that I am in dread of, and the Donna Maria.
"The Pirate and The Three Cutters" by Frederick Marryat
On the floor above they paused in the rotunda, and Ricardo called loudly.
"Carmen Ariza" by Charles Francis Stocking
Under a different phraseology this is what Ricardo and others have rightly claimed.
"Essentials of Economic Theory" by John Bates Clark
There were always wagons now; Ricardo had grown used to them, and so had the senora, who did not even turn her head.
"Stories of the Foot-hills" by Margaret Collier Graham
Such is the art of Gracia Ricardo.
"Vocal Expression" by Katherine Jewell Everts
Ricardo, I leave the details of moving our people in your hands.
"The Flaming Mountain" by Harold Leland Goodwin
It was all he did say about Captain Ricardo, and I said nothing at all.
"Witching Hill" by E. W. Hornung
So Dr. Amador and Ricardo Arias were deputed to go to the United States.
"The Panama Canal" by J. Saxon Mills
I wonder what the Barings and the Ricardos think of it.
"Rural Rides" by William Cobbett
A {198} few economists like Ricardo and Joseph Hume argued the case in the Commons with as much persistency as Cobden and Bright.
"A Short History of English Liberalism" by Walter Lyon Blease

In poetry:

The intrepid Ricardo,
With characteristic bravado,
Alluded openly to Rent
Wherever he went.
"Clerihew – Ricardo" by Edmund Clerihew Bentley

In news:

Ching, Brad Davis and Ricardo Clark are the survivors from the Dynamo 's move from San Jose to Houston, though Clark went away to Europe for a while before rejoining the team this year.
Credit Ricardo Azoury / iStockphoto.com.
(Ricardo Ramirez Buxeda, Orlando Sentinel / Oct 12, 2012).
Ricardo Rodriguez News Archive from SmackDown.
AP Photo/Ricardo B Brazziell, American-Statesman.
Ricardo Alonso-Zaldivar of The Associated Press.
Photo by Ricardo Ramirez Buxeda.
RICARDO ALONSO-ZALDIVAR Associated Press Published: September 21, 2012 3:11PM.
RICARDO ALONSO-ZALDIVAR Associated Press Published: September 24, 2012 11:11AM.
Fly By Trey Ellis and Ricardo Khan Directed by Ricardo Khan.
Trey Ellis and Ricardo Khan's play tells the compelling story of the Tuskegee Airmen.
He was speaking on ESPN and referring to referee Ricardo Salazar's decision right before halftime in the Houston-D.
17 year old Ricardo Sanchez found out the hard way.
17 year-old Ricardo Sanchez found out the hard way.
With back-to-back victories at the Teahupoo Trials and wins over Slater and Taj at the Billabong Pro last week, Brazil's Ricardo dos Santos was the talk of the town at the end of the road.

In science:

We are grateful to Hernan Tirado and Ricardo Venegas for excellent support with the RC spectrograph, both during our observing and for the follow-up daytime tests to track down the elusive grating problem.
The Effective Temperatures and Physical Properties of Magellanic Cloud Red Supergiants: The Effects of Metallicity
We would like to thank Sergio Benvenuti, Leo Pando Zayas, Ami Hanany, Yaron Oz, Ricardo Argurio, Daniel Persson for fruitful discussions.
On the pp-wave limit and the BMN structure of new Sasaki-Einstein spaces
Ricardo in 1817 and usually call ed the law of comparative advantage, is one of the most fundamental principals of economics (cf. ).
Complementary cooperation, minimal winning coalitions, and power indices
Manuel Montenegro, Ricardo Pe?a, and Clara Segura. A space consumption analysis by abstract interpretation.
Bounded Termination of Monotonicity-Constraint Transition Systems
Skliar, Osvaldo; Monge, Ricardo E.; Medina, V´ıctor; Gapper, Sherry; Oviedo, Guillermo (2011) “A Hybrid Random Number Generator”, Revista de Matem´atica.
A Mathematical Random Number Generator (MRNG)