Stich

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • Stich A line in the Scriptures; specifically Hebrew Scriptures, one of the rhythmic lines in the poetical books and passages of the Old Treatment, as written in the oldest Hebrew manuscripts and in the Revised Version of the English Bible.
    • Stich A row, line, or rank of trees.
    • Stich A verse, of whatever measure or number of feet.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n stich A verse, of whatever measure or number of feet.
    • n stich A line in the Scriptures.
    • n stich A row or rank, as of trees.
    • stich A simplified spelling of stitch.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • n Stich stik a verse or line of poetry, of whatever measure—used in composition: a row of trees
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
Gr. sti`chos a row, line, akin to to go, march, E. sty, v. i
Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
Gr. stichos, a row—steichein, to ascend.

Usage

In literature:

Numbers in brackets refer to the Teubner text of Stich, but the divisions of the text are left unaltered.
"Meditations" by Marcus Aurelius
Marci Antonini Commentariorum libri XII: iterum recensuit Ioannes Stich.
"A Short History of Women's Rights" by Eugene A. Hecker
Three dozen of doublets of stiched canuas.
"The Principal Navigations, Voyages, Traffiques, and Discoveries of the English Nation, Volume XIV (of 16)" by Richard Hakluyt
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In poetry:

Durch diesen Stich ward Amor klueger.
Der unerschoepfliche Betrueger
Sann einer neuen Kriegslist nach:
Er lauscht in Rosen und Violen;
Und kam ein Maedchen sie zu holen,
Flog er als Bien heraus, und stach.
"Die Biene" by Gotthold Ephraim Lessing

In news:

Zach Stich / Daily Journal: Josh Campion eyes his future in football as he will take the field for the University of Minnesota Golden Gophers this fall.
Jane Lee had to have 50 stiches after her face smashed into a taxicab safety.
Mass of Christian burial celebrating the life of Noah Payton Stich of Freeport who lived to the young age of 20 months will be 1PM Friday, November 16th, 2012 at Seven Dolors Catholic Church in Albany.
Lenora Stich 82, Leavenworth Lenora Ann Stich , 82, Leavenworth, Kan.
Five-time major champion Martina Hingis, 1991 Wimbledon winner Michael Stich and doubles star Helena Sukova are among the nominees for the International Tennis Hall of Fame.
Martina Hingis, Michael Stich , Helena Sukova nominated to hall.
Anthony Jerome Stich was born to Joy (Ebnet) and Larry Stich of Randall, June 19, 2012, at 7:05 pm at CentraCareHealth Systems, Long Prairie.
Grandparents are Lloyd and Tillie Ebnet and Jerome and Mary Jane Stich .
Thomas Anthony Stich was born on December 11, 1960 in St Paul, Minnesota to Cletus (Bud) and Gloria (Knutson) Stich .
Shortly after his birth, the Stich family moved to rural Rush City, where they would remain for the next four decades.
Goalkeeper Kennedy Mweene needed stiches in his head after bus windows were shattered.
In court papers filed Monday, Gabriel Aubry says he suffered a fractured rib, bruises to the face and cuts that required stiches.
The smiles belie an intense rivalry as Michael Stich (left) and Boris Becker win gold for Germany at the 1992 Olympic Games in Barcelona.
If you have any questions, please call Fergus Falls Daily Journal sports editor Zach Stich at 218-739-7030.
Martina Hingis, Michael Stich, Helena Sukova nominated to hall.
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In science:

One of the seminal results in this field is due to Chv´atal and Erd˝os who proved that Kn ∈ MHAM for large enough values of n (Hefetz and Stich proved n ≥ 29 suffices).
Local resilience and Hamiltonicity Maker-Breaker games in random-regular graphs
One of the first results in the field of Maker-Breaker games on graphs is due to Chv´atal and Erd˝os in their seminal paper , which states that Kn ∈ MHAM for sufficiently large values of n (in the third author and Stich proved that n ≥ 38 suffices).
Hitting time results for Maker-Breaker games
Stich and C. L. M¨uller, On spectral invariance of Randomized Hessian and Covariance Matrix Adaptation schemes, under review at PPSN 2012, (2012). S. U.
Optimization of Convex Functions with Random Pursuit
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