• WordNet 3.6
    • n Ag a soft white precious univalent metallic element having the highest electrical and thermal conductivity of any metal; occurs in argentite and in free form; used in coins and jewelry and tableware and photography
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • Ag Assimilated form of Latin ad- before g. See ad-.
    • Ag In chem., the symbol for silver.
    • n Ag In astronomy, an abbreviation of Argentine General Catalogue (of stars).
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In literature:

Young Wild West might take a notion ter knock it down; but if he does we'll see to it that it's put up ag'in, or another jest like it.
"Young Wild West at "Forbidden Pass"" by An Old Scout
Ef it was all to do over ag'in, I'd do it jest the very same way.
"The Best Short Stories of 1917" by Various
She's cramped for room, and when you've said that you've said all as any man can say ag'in her.
"For Treasure Bound" by Harry Collingwood
No; there she be ag'in, sir.
"The Ghost Ship" by John C. Hutcheson
He never dast shoot another bird ag'in, I'm tellin' yuh.
"Chums in Dixie" by St. George Rathborne
Subjick staited ag'in so 's to avide all mistaiks.
"The Atlantic Monthly, Volume 17, No. 103, May, 1866" by Various
Henery Walker stayed outside five minutes, and then 'e come back in ag'in to ask for advice.
"Short Cruises" by W. W. Jacobs
I've done wi' this place fer good an' all, I hev, and if ye ever see me here ag'in my name ain't Ingua Scammel!
"Mary Louise in the Country" by L. Frank Baum (AKA Edith Van Dyne)
Never kivered ground so fast before, an' I never 'spect to ag'in.
"Frank Merriwell's Cruise" by Burt L. Standish
Wait till we git settled down ag'in.
"Frank Merriwell Down South" by Burt L. Standish

In poetry:

Io pensero` alle notti,
Che passai con me stesso;
Agli studii interrotti
Per meditar della lampa al riflesso;
"Quando?" by Ferdinando Fontana
No—for I was laborin' under a heavy load;
No—for I was travelin' an entirely different road;
For I was a-tracin' over the path of our lives ag'in,
And seein' where we missed the way, and where we might have been.
"How Betsey and I made up" by Will McKendree Carleton
An' I never could speak to suit her, never could please her eye,
An' it made me independent, an' then I didn't try;
But I was terribly staggered, an' felt it like a blow,
When Charley turned ag'in me, an' told me I could go.
"Over The Hill To The Poor-House" by William McKendree Carleton
Goodness gracious, how it pours!
How it beats ag'in the doors!
You will have a hard one, Jimmy, when you go to do the chores!
Do not overfeed the gray;
Give a plenty to the bay;
And be careful with your lantern when you go among the hay.
"Johnny Rich" by William McKendree Carleton
And here one night it happened, when things was goin' bad,
We fell in a deep old quarrel--the first we ever had;
And when you give out and cried, then I, like a fool, give in,
And then we agreed to rub all out, and start the thing ag'in.
"Out Of The Old House, Nancy" by William McKendree Carleton
"Like takes to like," is a proverb that's nothin' more than trash;
And many a time I've seen it all pulverized to smash.
For folks in no way sim'lar, I've noticed ag'in and ag'in,
Will often take to each other, and stick together like sin.
"Out O’ The Fire" by William McKendree Carleton

In news:

Greenkote Plc, Cleveland, OH, has expanded its licensee network in Europe with sales of licenses and coating systems to Impreglon AG of Luneburg, Germany.
Liechtensteinische Landesbank AG headquarters in Vaduz, Liechtenstein .
Ag officials in Mexico say the lime -packing industry is saturating the US market with a low quality product.
Ag officials say the small lemons are reducing demand.
You can't escape the media coverage of the economy or the energy markets, which are inter-related in several ways and directly influence ag commodity prices.
Maximum Machine Tool Energy Efficiency with Siemens AG.
(MTELEKOM), the Hungarian unit of Deutsche Telekom AG (DTE), headed for the highest close in six weeks after the European Union queried the country's telecommunications tax.
Mayor Justin Nickels and Riverland Ag Corp.
AG's office: Fall River Marine Museum back in compliance.
Meet this week's Ag Kid: Jacob McKim .
Former AGs McMaster , Medlock serious about ethics reform.
Gem of the Day 5/3: Brazos FFA Students Win at Blinn's Ag Mech Show.
Blinn College attracted more than 400 students from 48 area junior high and high schools Wednesday at its annual Ag Mech Show.
Deutsche Telekom AG says its board of directors and the supervisory board have approved the merger Wednesday.
Merkin Pays Up in N.Y AG's Case, and 'Net-Winners' Lose Out at High Court.

In science:

Different edge-ordered spanning forests can give the same maximal flag, just as different ordered bases of a vector space can determine the same maximal flag of subspaces.
Semigroups, rings, and Markov chains
All necessary particle information is stored in part info, namely the kf–code, the mass and width, the charge and the isoweak charge, a flag for strong interacting particles, the spin, a flag for the ma jorana character of a particle, an on–switch, a flag for stable particles and the name of the particle.
AMEGIC++ 1.0, A Matrix Element Generator In C++
Both T ags and T agc are pre-determined dis?= KHkmc (T ags ||y1 ||y2 ) tinct values, e.g. T ags = 0 and T agc = 1.
Pretty-Simple Password-Authenticated Key-Exchange Protocol
The optical AG of this close-by GRB is dominated by SN1998bw, and we have extracted its AG parameters (θ, γ0 , etc.) from the X-ray fit of Fig. (9).
Optical and X-ray Afterglows in the Cannonball Model of GRBs
The parameters of the X-ray AG can be used to predict the magnitude and shape of the optical AG of the blended SN 1998bw/GRB 980425 system, see Fig. (10).
Optical and X-ray Afterglows in the Cannonball Model of GRBs