Scovel

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Scovel skŭv"'l A mop for sweeping ovens; a malkin.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n scovel A mop for sweeping ovens; a malkin. Withals, Dict.; Minsheu.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • n Scovel skuv′l (prov.) a mop for sweeping ovens.
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
OF. escouve, escouvette, broom, L. scopae, or cf. W. ysgubell, dim. of ysgub, a broom

Usage

In literature:

The night was well forward, and an air of recklessness and dissipation pervaded this splendid room in De Lancy Scovel's house.
"The Judgment House" by Gilbert Parker
Miss Roosevelt Scovel was recently dining at Sherry's.
"The Onlooker, Volume 1, Part 2" by Various
Illustrated by Florence Scovel Shinn and others.
"Emily Fox-Seton" by Frances Hodgson Burnett
Illustrated by Florence Scovel Shinn and others.
"The Price" by Francis Lynde
With illustrations by Florence Scovel Shinn.
"Doctor Luke of the Labrador" by Norman Duncan
With illustrations by Florence Scovel Shinn.
"The Rose of Old St. Louis" by Mary Dillon
With illustrations by Florence Scovel Shinn.
"At the Time Appointed" by A. Maynard Barbour
That new postman left it at the Scovels', by mistake, and they never sent it over until a little while ago.
"McClure's Magazine, Vol 31, No 2, June 1908" by Various
A. Scovel 5.00 Mercer.
"The American Missionary--Volume 39, No. 02, February, 1885" by Various
Scovell gave many interesting details of his coolness, quickness, decision, and undaunted spirit.
"Before and after Waterloo" by Edward Stanley
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In news:

Panama City, FL-- Simply put basketball coaches don't get any better than Roonie Scovel .
Rory Scovel ( Photo by Photo by Mandee Johnson ).
Although his success on the standup circuit has moved him away from improvisational comedy, Rory Scovel has hardly abandoned the on-the-spot spontaneity of his roots.
Mixing it up with Rory Scovel .
And Daniel Tosh, Rory Scovel is quickly coming into his own.
Comedy Rory Scovel to Headline The High Watt, June 5.
Dr Carl Scovel was pastor for more than 45 years, 32 of them at King's Chapel, a Unitarian Universalist Christian church in downtown Boston.
But coach Roonie Scovel wants to make sure her Lady commodores don't think too much about presents and Christmas dinner, and lose focus.
Panama City, FL-- Simply put basketball coaches don't get any better than Roonie Scovel.
"You know it's pretty amazing," says Scovel "it's such a compliment, but I put it in perspective.
Mixing it up with Rory Scovel.
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In science:

Closer to the sub ject of this paper, McKean and Scovel ([McKS]) showed that the operator F for f (t, x) = x2 (or more generally, for convex nonlinearities) is also a global fold, and raised the question of the global nature of F for f (t, x) = x3 − x.
Morin singularities and global geometry in a class of ordinary differential operators
McKean and Scovel ([McKS]) studied this scenario with a different set of fibres for B 1 and its image under F .
Morin singularities and global geometry in a class of ordinary differential operators
McKS] McKean, H. P., Scovel, J. C., Geometry of some simple nonlinear differential operators, Ann.
Morin singularities and global geometry in a class of ordinary differential operators
I. and Scovel, C. vector machines using Gaussian kernels.
A new concentration result for regularized risk minimizers
Scovel. A new concentration result for regularized risk minimizers.
Self-concordant analysis for logistic regression
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