Rief

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Rief Robbery.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n rief See reef.
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
See Reave

Usage

In literature:

I was cr-rushed by a gr-rief when I left my land to come to America.
"A Tar-Heel Baron" by Mabell Shippie Clarke Pelton
Ich rief dem Herrn in meiner Noth: Ach Gott, vernimm mein Schreien!
"Hymns from the German" by Various
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In science:

This relatively b rief luminosity boost suggests that not many clusters in our sample should have temperatures ∼>3× higher than the mean relation.
A Hubble Space Telescope Lensing Survey of X-ray Luminous Galaxy Clusters: IV. Mass, Structure and Thermodynamics of Cluster Cores at z=0.2
Rief fel M.A., C ∗ -algebras associated with irrational rotations, Pacific J.
Measure Theory in Noncommutative Spaces
This b rief historical summary recounts the way these ideas developed and how Slipher’s early work on galaxy Doppler shifts was so quickly extended in the 1930s when Milton Humason and Edwin Hubble at Mt.
V.M. Slipher and the Development of the Nebular Spectrograph
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