Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
L. mimicus, Gr. , fr. mime: cf. F. mimique,. See Mime
Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
There were mimic battles, lasting all day, with from ten to twenty thousand men on each side.
"Kitchener's Mob" by James Norman Hall
Upon crabs Nature has bestowed twin protective characteristics: namely, they are armoured, and also mimic their surroundings.
"The Human Side of Animals" by Royal Dixon
Momus is a jester, mocker, or mimic.
"The Mysteries of All Nations" by James Grant
He mimics death that we may leave his side, and he may rise again in safety.
"Alroy The Prince Of The Captivity" by Benjamin Disraeli
There were warriors hopping about and clashing shields and swords together in mimic battle.
"The Adventures of Uncle Jeremiah and Family at the Great Fair" by Charles McCellan Stevens (AKA 'Quondam')
I'm a pretty good mimic, though I say it.
"The Adventures of Harry Revel" by Sir Arthur Thomas Quiller-Couch
Bobby came running gleefully, his red-stockinged legs kicking up the soft snow in mimic clouds.
"Pearl and Periwinkle" by Anna Graetz
She sat in regal solitude, and with mock laughter tried to enjoy the mimic show.
"Shakspere, Personal Recollections" by John A. Joyce
If only that youngster had not such a reputation for quitting under fire, time and again during their many mimic battles!
"A Son of the City" by Herman Gastrell Seely
Children are born mimics.
"The Mother and Her Child" by William S. Sadler
How often when this trembling hand essays
Thy lov'd resemblance once again to trace,
The portrait thought in mimic life arrays
With all the sweet expression of thy face;
"Elegy On Sophia Graham" by Matilda Betham
No more our foolish passions and affections
The tragic Muse with mimic grief shall try,
But, nobler far, a course of vivisections
Teach what it costs a tortured brute to die.
"The Coming Era" by Oliver Wendell Holmes
'Tis not, that in my shed I lurk forlorn,
Nor see my roof on Parian columns rise;
That, on this breast, no mimic star is borne,
Revered, ah! more than those that light the skies.
"Elegy X. To Fortune, Suggesting His Motive for Repining at Her Dispensations" by William Shenstone
For them the festal cannon boom in vain,
And joy-bells ring their peal from sea to sea,
And mimic rockets blaze through midnight skies,
And banners flaunt from hall, and tower, and tree.
"Night Scene At The Fall of Sebastopol" by Janet Hamilton
CHANGE the vision. Now no more
Gorgeous smile both sea and sky;
Sunset mimics now no shore
Where bright domes and gardens lie;
Past are Ocean’s gentle forms;
Now he breathes but cold and storms.
"The Oceanides VII" by Mary Jane Jewsbury
'One feels so petty!—One feels such—emptiness!—'
You mimic horror, let fall your lifted hand,
And smile at me; with brooding tenderness . . .
Alone on darkened waters I fall and rise;
Slow waves above me break, faint waves of cries.
"The House Of Dust: Part 03: 11:" by Conrad Potter Aiken
Parrots mimic to address individuals.
A mini-Explainer on why parrots mimic us and why they seem to swear so much.
Soldiers mimic Dolphins cheerleaders' 'Call Me Maybe' video.
Politics in movies sometimes mimics real-life drama.
In New Era, Egyptian Police Mimic the Old, Critics Say.
Package designed to mimic bomb.
NASA cooks up some icy organics to mimic life's origins.
Mimic attacks on US in Libya.
If politicians mimic surveys, who needs leaders.
Obama looking to mimic 'Michael Bennet's campaign on steroids.
Samsung E-Mails Show Google Asked Devices Not Mimic Apple.
Dwight's next move: Mimic Shaq again.
Ex-Apple Designer Says Samsung Phones Mimic IPhone Patent.
Nance, of Augusta, wears Vibram FiveFingers running shoes, a minimalist shoe that mimics running barefoot while protecting the soles of the feet.
Damien Deadson's "The Nothing" vs Upon a Burning Body's " Mimic ".
The harmonic term in the Hamiltonian is included to mimic the effects of ﬁnite volume.
Solvable model of a polymer in random media with long ranged disorder correlations
It almost mimics the proof proposed in [CN].
Fluctuations of the free energy in the REM and the p-spin SK models
While not exactly reproducing the structure of polystyrene, the model is able to qualitatively mimic the closed cells and curved walls seen in Fig. 8.
Elastic moduli of model random three-dimensional closed-cell cellular solids
For H > 0, two thermal cycling procedures are used to mimic those of the experiments.
Monte Carlo Simulations of the Random-Field Ising Model
To mimic the action of tapping leading to compaction we choose the following dynamics: Each tap consists of two phases.
On random graphs and the statistical mechanics of granular matter