Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
L. observare, observatum,; ob,see Ob-) + servare, to save, preserve, keep, heed, observe: cf. F. observer,. See Serve
I persuaded Mr. Jamieson, an excellent observer, to go and observe them; and this is his result.
"More Letters of Charles Darwin Volume II" by Charles Darwin
Though usually held to be Pliocene, some careful observers consider it to be of a later age.
"The Prehistoric World" by E. A. Allen
The first is from things that are conspicuous, and the observation of those bodies which are in places superior to us.
"Essays and Miscellanies" by Plutarch
The travellers, interested by her distress, stopped to observe her.
"The Mysteries of Udolpho" by Ann Radcliffe
Observe, without being thought an observer, for otherwise people will be upon their guard before you.
"The PG Edition of Chesterfield's Letters to His Son" by The Earl of Chesterfield
This difference was nearly double that which I had observed on the previous mornings.
"A Naturalist's Voyage Round the World" by Charles Darwin
The Duc de Luxembourg, sole general of his own army, covered the siege operations, and observed the enemy.
"The Memoirs of Louis XIV., His Court and The Regency, Complete" by Duc de Saint-Simon
All the observable phenomena are there predicted for the convenience of observers.
"Side-lights on Astronomy and Kindred Fields of Popular Science" by Simon Newcomb
Up to this moment the observations and our reckoning had shown a surprising agreement.
"The South Pole, Volumes 1 and 2" by Roald Amundsen
It should be observed that the remarkable formula (20) may in the present case be obtained directly as follows.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 8, Slice 9" by Various
Whenever thou dost at the church appear,
Observe, how pleasant is the Lord's abode!
When there thou comest, come with aweful fear,
And due respect, before the Lord thy God.
"Advice To Prepare Ourselves, Before We Come To Worship God In Public" by Rees Prichard
A. First, I observe, that I renounce entire
The wily fiend, and his infernal deeds,
This wicked world, with ev'ry vain desire,
And sinful lust, that from the flesh proceeds.
"The Catechism " by Rees Prichard
For we are what we are—
So broke to blood
And the strict works of war—
So long subdued
To sacrifice, that threadbare Death commands
Hardly observance at our busier hands.
"Rebirth" by Rudyard Kipling
Q. Thus far thy answers have been full and plain —
Now tell me, without any sly reserve,
How many sacraments did Christ ordain,
Which his whole church was always to observe?
"The Lord's Prayer" by Rees Prichard
Observe, how Satan leads thee by a thread
Into the stews, where sin-stain'd harlots dwell,
(As to the slaughter-house an ox is led)
And plunges by that crime thy soul to hell.
"Advice And Warning To The Adulterer" by Rees Prichard
Observe those rich and glorious things,
The rivers, meadows, woods, and springs,
The fructifying sun;
To note from far
The rising of each twinkling star
For us his race to run.
"Walking" by Thomas Traherne
Holy Family Catholic Church parishioners observe a moment of silence between the psalm response and the second Scripture reading during the Liturgy of the Word at Christmas Day Mass on Saturday, Dec 25, 2010.
Astronomers have found what may be the largest structure in the observable universe, an immense concentration of quasars and galaxies clustered across more than 600 million light years.
Breathing problems during sleep are usually first recognized by others who observe you while you're sleeping.
TEXAS BRINE COMPANY — At 8:05 pm Saturday evening, the drilling of the Observation Well reached and penetrated plugged brine cavern #3.
Drilling continued into the cavern where neither gas pressure nor brine pressure was initially observed.
Pulitzer Prize-winning reporter and columnist David Broder has been an "inside-the-beltway" observer for more than 40 years, working much of his career at The Washington Post.
One of the friendly competition events at the Hodaka Days was an observed trials, which was unfortunately truncated by a vicious rainstorm.
Today's Observer brings the sad news that Bungalow 8, the West Chelsea lounge you're nowhere near famous enough to get into, will likely soon be divested from club queen Amy Sacco's empire.
A few days after I've seen Love Child, the notes on my pad — a mix of observations, reminders and actual quotes — make absolutely no sense.
Gonzaga coach Mark Few has had a chance to observe 7-foot-1 Polish center Przemek Karnowski and came away impressed by his hands and his passing.
We're assuming we have the lobbyists and public relations folks from the carbonated beverage industry to thank for this Nov 19 observance.
Then the New York Observer hired her to write a column called "Sex and the City," all about the real-life stories of her and her friends.
Mike Wall writes in SPACE.com about a 1,650-foot-wide near-Earth asteroid observed by scientists Thursday.
But what messages did arrive seemed to reinforce a couple of observations made in earlier columns.
Astronomers' observations set constraints on size and characteristics of the doughnut-shaped rings surrounding supermassive black holes.
Therefore, the observed response variable, Y , is the average annual change in event rate (%) and the observed covariate, X , is the observed risk score (%).
Modified likelihood ratio tests in heteroskedastic multivariate regression models with measurement error
N is the number of observations, Oobs(theor) is the observational (theoretical) values of observations, ~p is the ﬁtted parameters, and σi is the uncertainties of observations.
Evidence for departure from \Lambda CDM with LSS
In all of the simulations, since we need to “turn off ” the atmospheric effects, we convolve the ﬁducial galaxies with a circular Gaussian before running the simulations to ensure that the observed galaxies have the same size as a ﬁducial galaxy observed under the ﬁducial observing conditions.
Spurious Shear in Weak Lensing with LSST
It is important to combine usual astronomical observation such as electromagnetic observations and neutrino observations with the GW observation, so called the multi-messenger observation.
Model-independent test of gravity with a network of ground-based gravitational-wave detectors
Going from top to bottom, the panels show the observed ﬂux spectrum, the observed polarization, the observed Q and U Stokes parameters, and the observed polarization angle.
Spectropolarimetry of the Type Ia SN 2007sr Two Months After Maximum Light