Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
OE. performen, parfourmen, parfournen, OF. parfornir, parfournir, to finish, complete; OF. & F. par,see Par) + fournir, to finish, complete. The word has been influenced by form,; cf. L. performare, to form thoroughly. See Furnish
The cathedral service is performed by the canons (Canonigos).
"Travels in Peru, on the Coast, in the Sierra, Across the Cordilleras and the Andes, into the Primeval Forests" by J. J. von Tschudi
The decomposition of a body is performed by chemical powers.
"Conversations on Chemistry, V. 1-2" by Jane Marcet
When everything is quiet about him one may often hear an extraordinary performance.
"Little Brothers of the Air" by Olive Thorne Miller
Instead of three balls the performer has four.
"Indian Conjuring" by L. H. Branson
He alone is responsible to the owner for the successful presentation of the performance.
"The Art of Stage Dancing" by Ned Wayburn
This work performed, he got again into his palanquin, and posted back to Calcutta, to be in time for the opening of term.
"Critical and Historical Essays, Volume III (of 3)" by Thomas Babington Macaulay
There are other instruments, for performance upon which many of them have talents.
"Music and Some Highly Musical People" by James M. Trotter
K.' Good repute of British aviation for safety, quality, and performance.
"The War in the Air; Vol. 1" by Walter Raleigh
Joe progressed in his chosen work, and he and Mr. Crabb found themselves becoming well-known performers.
"Joe Strong on the Trapeze" by Vance Barnum
But what is the nature of artistic memory, and how does it perform its task?
"Great Men and Famous Women, Vol. 8 (of 8)" by Various
If faithfully you should perform
This task, 'twould teach you to repair
Lost hours, by giving unto dress
Not more of time than its due share.
"Time Spent In Dress" by Charles Lamb
The seasons shall perform their rounds,
And vegetation bloom and fade,
But thou wilt heed nor sights nor sounds,
For thou to rest for aye art laid.
"Lines In Memory Of The Late Ven. Archdeacon Elwood, A. M." by Thomas Frederick Young
My lute awake! perform the last
Labour that thou and I shall waste,
And end that I have now begun;
For when this song is sung and past,
My lute be still, for I have done.
"My Lute Awake" by Thomas Wyatt
This marryage being solempnized then,
With musicke performed by the skilfullest men,
The nobles and gentles sate downe at that tyde,
Each one admiring the beautifull bryde.
"The Beggar's Daughter of Bednall-Green" by Anonymous British
Old women, whilst they turn the spinning wheel,
May each perform her task without delay,
And maidens twirl about the rattling reel,
And yet find time enough besides to pray.
"Advice To Pray Earnestly, And On All Occasions, Supposed To Be Address'd To His Own Son" by Rees Prichard
Before we die, we must reform our hearts,
Whilst yet 'tis day, we all must act our parts,
Our Saviour says, that, when it once is night,
No mortal can perform his work aright.
"That It Is In Vain To Pray For The Dead" by Rees Prichard
Preliminary analyses indicate that the symbiotic partnership will perform intellectual operations much more effectively than man alone can perform them.
Corey Taylor recently performed at the Nova Rock festival on June 10 on the Pannonia Fields in Burgenland, Austria where he performed a brand new Stone Sour Track.
The ABBA tribute band Arrival from Sweden will perform at the Smoky Mountain Center for the Performing Arts in Franklin at 7:30 pm on Friday, Aug 3.
On Wednesday's (Nov 21) episode of 'X Factor,' each performer was asked to give thanks with their performance and to perform a song for someone they are thankful.
"Teaspoon," Felisha Chase's performing alter ego, turned in a prizewinning hip-hop-flavored performance at the Appalachian String Band Festival.
" Teaspoon ," Felisha Chase's performing alter ego, turned in a prizewinning hip-hop-flavored performance at the Appalachian String Band Festival.
'Porgy' Audra McDonald, who recently won her fifth Tony for her acclaimed performance in "Porgy and Bess," has missed numerous performances since December due to vocal strain and illness.
Urinalysis is one of the most frequently performed laboratory tests—and one of the few areas of laboratory medicine that are still performed manually in many hospitals.
World-class ventriloquist and musician Taylor Mason will perform at 7:30 pm Oct 26 at the Smoky Mountain Center for the Performing Arts in Franklin.
Spectators have played a part in performance since theatre began, laughing, gasping, and watching performers respond to their responses.
Antioquia, based in Oakland, will perform tonight at Green Bar in Tuscaloosa, marking its third Alabama performance following gigs in Birmingham and Steele this week.
Bethany Yarrow performs with her father, Peter Yarrow , Monday, Sept 26, 2011, during a benefit concert for Operation Respect Rock River Valley at the Coronado Performing Arts Center in Rockford.
The high theatrics of soprano Tiziana Scandaletti and pianist Riccardo Piacentini, who perform as Duo Alterno, captivate at a Redcat performance.
Terry McKenna – Employee Performance Strategies, Inc. One reason why some organizations are unable to elevate themselves into the high-performance category is because they lack alignment .
"Despite the decline in overall performance this year, Kansas students continue to perform very well on state assessments ," State Education Commissioner Diane DeBacker said in a statement.
The total planning process is performed by using ﬁve different subplanners, which all perform a small part of the total planning task.
Generating a 3D Simulation of a Car Accident from a Written Description in Natural Language: the CarSim System
We have performed simulations for graph sizes between N = 50 and N = 10000, the results shown are for N = 1000, where most simulations were performed.
On large deviation properties of Erdos-Renyi random graphs
The reason is that the asymmetric operation cannot be performed at an arbitrary point in the moduli space, but has to be performed at special points.
On the Number of Chiral Generations in Z2 X Z2 Orbifolds
The good performance of the GRFs, and their decreasing performance with correlation length, i.e.
Coded mask imaging of extended sources with Gaussian random fields
As we demonstrate in the current work, performing more complex functions on the random walk can signi ﬁcantly improve performance.
Balanced Overlay Networks (BON): Decentralized Load Balancing via Self-Organized Random Networks