Stein

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n stein a mug intended for serving beer
    • n Stein experimental expatriate United States writer (1874-1946)
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n. & v Stein See Steen.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n stein An obsolete Scotch spelling of steen, steen.
    • n stein An earthenware mug, especially one designed to hold beer.
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Usage

In literature:

Among those present was a former waiter at Dick Stein's.
"Boy Scouts Mysterious Signal" by G. Harvey Ralphson
I'll be up at the Sulzberg-Stein department store at nine sharp.
"Americans All" by Various
Just see the way you got Stein to put up good money for you!
"The Dark Star" by Robert W. Chambers
Stein & Co. sent them to Julia with Ben West's love.
"A California Girl" by Edward Eldridge
Stein, struck with vertigo, and his heart wrung, would have chosen flight: his timidity kept him where he was.
"Library of the World's Best Literature, Ancient and Modern, Vol. 7" by Various
After Mozart became acquainted with the piano, he gave his preference to those made by Stein, of Augsburg.
"How the Piano Came to Be" by Ellye Howell Glover
One can judge that quality by an affair which took place at Stein's Pass.
"When the West Was Young" by Frederick R. Bechdolt
Dr. von Stein turned with a smile.
"Astounding Stories of Super-Science, November, 1930" by Various
I find it in the forms Stevinetoun, Stevensoune, Stevensonne, Stenesone, Stewinsoune, M'Stein, and MacStephane.
"The Works of Robert Louis Stevenson - Swanston Edition Vol. 25 (of 25)" by Robert Louis Stevenson
Her greatest statesman, Stein, was a Westphalian.
"German Problems and Personalities" by Charles Sarolea
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In poetry:

At Bacharach on the Rhine,
At Hochheim on the Main,
And at Wuerzburg on the Stein,
Grow the three best kinds of wine!
"The Golden Legend: IV. The Road To Hirschau" by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
Er schwingt als Pfund aus seinem Stein
die eigne Braut im eignen Sack.
Der eigne Leib im eignen Kreis
fällt nackt als Sofa aus dem Frack.
"Opus Null" by Jean Hans Arp
For look! I raise my arm to drink-
A voluntary act, you think
(Nay, Sir, you're grinning)>
You're wrong: this stein of beer I've drained
to emptiness was pre-ordained
Since Time's beginning.
"Dram-Shop Ditty" by Robert W Service

In news:

CBS News Anchor Scott Pelley spoke to our own 23 News Anchors Mike Garrigan and Tina Stein.
Gary Stein is facing dismissal for running a Facebook page criticizing the Obama administration.
The Steins Collect Metropolitan Museum of Art.
See Stein World's new product line.
AP Louisville quarterback Will Stein celebrates after the Cardinals overcame a 14-3 deficit to defeat Rutgers 20-17 on Thursday in Piscataway, N.J.
Stein-US PRESSWIRE / December 13, 2012 ).
Matt Brewing Company unveils their new beer steins.
Dennis Stein/for Daily News and Wicked Local.
"Gene" Bergman , 82, of 8635 Erie Drive, Maria Stein, died at 7 pm Wednesday, Nov 21, 2012, at his home in Maria Stein.
Sag Harbor Trustee Robby Stein Readies to Leave Hospital After Sunday Bicycle Accident.
Described by Atlanta Collage Society vice president Ellen Kierr Stein as a "purposeful, interactive and playful presentation," the Marilyn Project will morph before viewers' eyes.
Jill Stein In Jail Worried About Students In Debt Bondage .
Lara Stein, director of TEDx.
Burgess , Stein win Zionsville school board races.
Elizabeth Marie Stewart, 93, passed away peacefully on Friday, Dec 7, 2012, at Stein Hospice in Sandusky from natural causes.
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In science:

We consider a 3D simulation of the upper part of the solar convective zone as obtained by Stein and Nordlund (1998).
Seismic diagnostics on stellar convection treatment from oscillation amplitudes of p-modes
Then the statement of the lemma follows by Lemma 1.6 and from the existence of the Stein factorization.
On Zariski decomposition problem
They indeed enable one to compute directly the rate at which p modes are excited (e.g. this was undertaken for the Sun by Stein & Nordlund (2001)).
Numerical constraints on the model of stochastic excitation of solar-type oscillations
Stein, Singular Integrals and Differentiability Properties of Functions, Princeton University Press (1970).
Generalized eigenfunctions of relativistic Schroedinger operators I
See Stein (1999) for further discussion of this type of asymptotic regime. A variety of estimators of α, based on data Sn , have been studied in recent years under model (1.1), with X assumed to be stationary and Gaussian.
Estimation of fractal dimension for a class of Non-Gaussian stationary processes and fields
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