live-bearing

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • adj live-bearing producing living young (not eggs)
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Quotations

  • Samuel Smiles
    Samuel%20Smiles
    “The wise man... if he would live at peace with others, he will bear and forbear.”
  • Theodore Roosevelt
    Theodore%20Roosevelt
    “No man who is not willing to bear arms and to fight for his rights can give a good reason why he should be entitled to the privilege of living in a free community.”

Usage

In literature:

A little boy, a descendant of his, is still living, who bears the same name.
"Journals Of Two Expeditions Of Discovery In North-West And Western Australia, Vol. 2 (of 2)" by George Grey
This unconventional Son lived obscurely; he never carried weapons, he could not bear to have so much as a human ear cut off in his presence.
"The Profits of Religion, Fifth Edition" by Upton Sinclair
Must we live and bear?
"The Letters of Elizabeth Barrett Browning, Volume II" by Elizabeth Barrett Browning
Why do the trees in thick woods have most of the living branches and bear most of their leaves away up in the top of the tree?
"The First Book of Farming" by Charles L. Goodrich
Though she went to the South to live, she never could bear to sever entirely her relations with Richmond Hill.
"Greenwich Village" by Anna Alice Chapin
Do you think I could bear to go On living?
"Sally Bishop" by E. Temple Thurston
Love, if he loves, must be to him the heaven where either he must live or bear no life.
"Shakespearean Tragedy" by A. C. Bradley
Once upon a time there were three Bears, who lived together in a house of their own, in a wood.
"English Fairy Tales" by Flora Annie Steel
He behaved almost like a small, live bear.
"The Story of a Plush Bear" by Laura Lee Hope
Thus it would seem the life and strength of the bear is brought near to the living growth of the leaves.
"Ancient Art and Ritual" by Jane Ellen Harrison
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In poetry:

He that dies shall not die lonely,
many an one hath gone before;
He that lives shall bear no burden
heavier than the life they bore.
"All For The Cause" by William Morris
—Say, then, he lived and died
That stones which bear his name
Should mark, through Time, where two immortal Shades abide;
It is an ample fame.
"Rome: At the Pyramid Of Cestius. (Near The Graves Of Shelley & Keats)" by Thomas Hardy
Teach us to bear the yoke in youth,
With steadfastness and careful truth;
That, in our time, Thy Grace may give
The Truth whereby the Nations live.
"The Children's Song" by Rudyard Kipling
Or shall the mountain streams my lost joys bear,
My past poetic pain in the rain be weeping?
No, I shall live a poet waking, sleeping,
And I shall die a poet unaware.
"A Poet's Sonnet" by Alice Meynell
Ah! since thy tuneful song no more shall flow,
Nor here again thy op'ning virtues shine,
May those who, Lycid! lov'd thee living, know
To bear the sorrows of a loss like thine!
"Lines To The Memory Of An Amiable Youth Of Great Promise" by Sir John Carr
That we should bear the cross is thy command,
Die to the world and live to self no more;
Suffer, unmoved, beneath the rudest hand,
As pleased when shipwrecked as when safe on shore.
"The Acquiescence Of Pure Love" by William Cowper

In news:

A recent CD comprised of various live performances bears this out and will be featured.
The bear weighs an estimated live weight of 700 lbs.
Ever since the 9/11 terrorist attacks, Muslims living in America have had to bear some of the fallout of public opinion.
Alberta's Charlie Russell lived among the bears in Kamchatka, Russia, for several years and determined they are not dangerous animals.
Rescued from Asia's bear bile trade, they were brought to live in this lush national park, but now they may need saving once more.
There are no lions, tigers or bears living — legally, anyway — in Ashtabula County, according to the Ohio Department of Agriculture.
The NFL Live crew talks about the defining moment in Chicago Bears' history.
WNYC's Soundcheck Returns with Live Video Webcast of performance by GRIZZLY BEAR.
WNYC's Soundcheck Returns Following Summer Hiatus with Live Sneak Preview of GRIZZLY BEAR'S Upcoming Album "Shields".
WNYC's Soundcheck Returns with Live Video Webcast of performance by GRIZZLY BEAR .
Jeff Dickerson at 12:30 CT. ESPNChicago.com's Jeff Dickerson takes your Bears questions during a live chat at 12:30 pm CT Monday.
Woman with bear spray, samurai sword live-tweets her defeat of knife -wielding thief.
Live at the Polar Bear Plunge in Seaside Heights.
Fantone will broadcast his show live from 8pm-11pm as the Detroit Lions take on the Chicago Bears at Soldier Field.
FALCON HEIGHTS — A young male black bear spotted in Starr County in recent weeks has been captured and relocated to another area where he can safely live in the wild.
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In science:

It is easy to demonstrate the formal existence of the global LCTs implementing eqs. (1)-(3), i.e. to formally introduce the ”Worlds” bearing the similar global structure (decomposition etc.) as the world we live in.
'Which Multiverse?': Some FAQ
This needs some time and additionally the precursor stars of the main sources of Si-bearing dust, the AGB stars, are rather long lived low-mass stars (cf.
Evolution of interstellar dust and stardust in the solar neighbourhood
One key virtue of statistical mechanics is that it is designed to examine large systems with many interacting degrees of freedom, providing a clue that it might have some bearing on the analysis of the molecules of living matter.
A First Exposure to Statistical Mechanics for Life Scientists
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