Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
OF. acertener,; a,L. ad,) + certain,. See Certain
Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
O. Fr. acertener. See Certain.
As we approached to ascertain what creatures were uttering these strange sounds, they grew louder and louder.
"In the Wilds of Florida" by W.H.G. Kingston
What success he met with is not now to be ascertained.
"The Rise of Canada, from Barbarism to Wealth and Civilisation" by Charles Roger
It is only on the long-run that he is ascertained.
"Loss and Gain" by John Henry Newman
It has been ascertained that it takes about 39,000 waves of red light to measure an inch if placed end to end.
"Aether and Gravitation" by William George Hooper
As they drew towards the wreck, they looked anxiously to ascertain her condition.
"The Three Midshipmen" by W.H.G. Kingston
If you have a hive that you suspect has lost a queen at this season, her presence can be ascertained nine times in ten by this method.
"Mysteries of Bee-keeping Explained" by M. Quinby
He looked about him to ascertain the cause of the stoppage; but he could make nothing of it.
"Asiatic Breezes" by Oliver Optic
Lucien looked beyond to ascertain the cause of this strange manoeuvre.
"Popular Adventure Tales" by Mayne Reid
I ascertained it in the following manner: I laid myself down alongside the box, and close in to its edge.
"The Boy Tar" by Mayne Reid
The admiral sent one of the pilots up to the look-out to ascertain how we could get free of them.
"Celebrated Travels and Travellers" by Jules Verne
Their names were regularly banned,
The wedding day was settled, and
I've ascertained by dint of search
They were married on the quiet at St. Mary Abbot's Church.
"Thomson Green and Harriet Hale" by William Schwenck Gilbert
"Ah! yes. Ah! yes," a heavy sigh escaped the Centipede;
"And I have other trials, too;--my life is hard indeed!
Why, sometimes when I'm very tired, a long, long time it takes
To ascertain with certainty which foot it is that aches.
"The Two Friends" by Carolyn Wells
A court's objective in a case involving the interpretation of a contract is to ascertain what the parties intended.
Saturday night I made the executive decision to rewatch Ghostbusters so as best to ascertain its relative awesomeness.
Detroit Pistons' non-rotation players will be watched closely to ascertain their reactions.
'Hitler diaries': how to ascertain authenticity.
MSC dumps 'easily ascertainable ' rule.
To breakthrough out websites offer online cards reviews you can ascertain a fancify.
Presumably a trial will ascertain the facts of the case.
Though costs not specified in contract, they are 'readily ascertainable.
Brown's service records have come under scrutiny by a prosecutor and a judge, who are trying to ascertain their accuracy.
It took over 40-hours to ascertain what caused the issue and to correct the problem.
Apart from the mortgage payment, the main objective of this account is to ascertain whether the homeowner's property taxes, insurance premium as well as other expenses are made on time.
MSC dumps 'easily ascertainable' rule.
Easily ascertainable rule, Keys v Pace, Michigan No-Fault Act, State Farm v Kurylowicz The "easily ascertainable" rule in no-fault law is no more.
My goal in the coming year is to try every single fried-chicken place to ascertain for myself the very best.
Ascertaining customer preference, and delivering on that preference, top concerns for retailers.
Under the generic deﬁnition of galaxy activity we indicate transient phases in the secular evolution of a galaxy during which the various transformations of the baryons undergo a signiﬁcant enhancement with respect to the average rate, for reasons to be ascertained.
High-Redshift Galaxies: The Far-Infrared and Sub-Millimeter View
This way, the user can ascertain if system’s speech recognition module and natural language understanding module are working correctly, and can repeat any information that the computer misunderstood.
Modeling informational novelty in a conversational system with a hybrid statistical and grammar-based approach to natural language generation
OAIA creates a duplicate of all available data from the source repositories, excluding the set hierarchy (with OAI 1.1, the set hierarchy can only be ascertained through exhaustive querying of each set).
A Scalable Architecture for Harvest-Based Digital Libraries - The ODU/Southampton Experiments
This limit may be ascertained by observing that the dominant terms in the partition function Z (p, q) = Xω∈Ω are those for which k(ω ) is a minimum, that is, those with k(ω ) = 1.
The Random-Cluster Model
The luminosities determined by the present work, not only help in ascertaining the evolutionary status of the sample of stars but can also be used by theorist doing evolutionary calculations in the post red giant evolution, in order to establish the loci of the blue loops for stars of ﬁve solar masses and below.
A revised calibration of the Mv-W(OI 7774) relationship using Hipparcos data: Its application to Cepheids and evolved stars