Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
L. initialis, from initium, a going in, entrance, beginning, fr. inire, to go into, to enter, begin; pref. in-, in + ire, to go: cf. F. initial,. See Issue, and cf. Commence
The initials will give a woman's name.
"Chatterbox, 1906" by Various
Initial t- and d- alternate (Dialectic Variants, Chapter III) according to locality.
"The Romance of Names" by Ernest Weekley
In the life of Jesus, this "great" initiation was added to the Buddha initiation.
"Christianity As A Mystical Fact" by Rudolf Steiner
This program failed because of the initiative of the Roman Consul commanding the new fleet.
"A History of Sea Power" by William Oliver Stevens and Allan Westcott
No girl with initiative or knowledge of housework needs to remain in such a position.
"The Canadian Girl at Work" by Marjory MacMurchy
It's a sort of initiation, you know.
"A Patriotic Schoolgirl" by Angela Brazil
His partnership is not suspected; or, if so, only by the initiated.
"The Flag of Distress" by Mayne Reid
In addition to the high initial cost of machines and engines, their maintenance also requires the greatest care.
"Aviation in Peace and War" by Sir Frederick Hugh Sykes
The initial syllables of Ulysses and of Rutherford make an inclusion by sound.
"Assimilative Memory" by Marcus Dwight Larrowe (AKA Prof. A. Loisette)
There are few men of great talent who initially have an unswerving inner conviction that they possess the final answer, as to themselves.
"The Armed Forces Officer" by U. S. Department of Defense
When I sat
Your first point, and dreaming that
Your initial song should be
Worthy of posterity.
"A Worn-Out Pencil" by James Whitcomb Riley
To my garden here translated,
Foliage of this eastern tree
Nourishes the initiated
With it’s meaning’s mystery.
"Ginkgo Biloba " by Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
Mother of the shadowed sphere,
Where we dwell and suffer now,
Lo! the initiate days are here,
Bright is thy dawn-lit brow.
"The Mysteries Of Eleusis" by Annie Adams Fields
"Coming from a gloomy court,
Place of Israelite resort,
This old lamp I've brought with me.
Madam, on its panes you'll see
The initials K and E."
"Mrs. Katherine’s Lantern" by William Makepeace Thackeray
Was it not you who bore my soul aloft
Upon the inspiration of your sacred verse,
Who flamed before me like a holy vision,
Initiating me into life's beauty?
"To A Familiar Genius Flying" by Vasily Andreyevich Zhukovsky
Through all the mysteries of May,
Initiate, I take my way--
Sure as the blithest lark or linnet
To touch the pulsing soul within it--
Yet with no art to reach Her heart,
Nor skill to teach me how to win it!
"The Secret" by Isabel Ecclestone Mackay
They initially got legislation passed in some states to ban barbed wire or at least hold fencers responsible for any damages they caused.
Facebook may be gearing up for one of the biggest initial public offerings ever, but it may get a bargain in at least one part of the deal: bank fees.
Living green is a huge initiative that so many find hard to embrace.
LONDON — Prince Harry is finishing his first phase of initial training at Camp Bastion in Afghanistan.
Several state races on election night 2012 looked a lot like the 2004 race for governor with the races for governor, Initiative 1240 for charter schools and secretary of state being too close to call.
President Barack Obama put improving the federal acquisition process at the center of his management initiatives.
Silent Witness program, which is a nationwide initiative is from 9 am to 4 p.m.
Teachers and parents beat back Oregon initiative targeting English language learners.
Georgia fisherman, writer and photographer Bill Vanderford, was hosted on a visit to St Lawrence County by FISHCAP, the initiative working to lure anglers to the St Lawrence River Valley.
Charlottesville Inside-Out: The Women's Initiative.
It details the initial movement of Wayne from the site he was supporting in Afghanistan.
Bessemer Video Project to Promote Regional Placemaking Initiative.
Cuomo said an initial price tag for last week's Superstorm Sandy is $50 billion for the region.
In teams of two or five, the workers of Clean Augusta Downtown Initiative are nearing three years of sweeping leaves, cleaning sidewalks and creating a sense of safety and goodwill within the city's 15-block business improvement district.
Corinne Wilson is in charge of research and policy for the Center for Policy Initiatives in San Diego.
In our case, only initial point A(ti ) should be kept ﬁxed, while the initial rate ˙A(ti ) (or, equivalently, the ﬁnal point A(tf )), is sub ject to optimization.
Generalized Entropy approach to far-from-equilibrium statistical mechanics
A0 αi = |spini ⊗ |A0 αi, where α speciﬁes the state of the whole universe, with the exception of the initial state of the micro–particle and the initial “position” of the pointer; |spini is the initial state–vector of the particle.
A General Argument Against the Universal Validity of the Superposition Principle
Numerical simulations show that for random weights w and random initial states S the sequence has a transient initial part and ﬁnally runs into a one of several possible cycles.
Predicting and generating time series by neural networks: An investigation using statistical physics
We randomly initialize the states of the automata (initial condition of the RBN).
Self-Organized Critical Random Boolean Networks
The initial self-overlap is a(t = 1) = 0.5 due to the random state initialization.
Self-Organized Critical Random Boolean Networks