Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
OF. pignon, a pen, F., gable, pinion (in sense 5); cf. Sp. piñon, pinion; fr. L. pinna, pinnacle, feather, wing. See Pin a peg, and cf. Pen a feather, Pennat Pennon
In his fall Clubfoot's left arm had been bent under him and was now pinioned to the ground by his great weight.
"The Man with the Clubfoot" by Valentine Williams
His arms were pinioned behind his back.
"A Friend of Caesar" by William Stearns Davis
She has calumniated her countrymen, and the slander has gone with electric speed on the pinions of the press, to the ends of the earth.
"A Review of Uncle Tom's Cabin" by A. Woodward
Until she heard the wild beating of tiny pinions!
"The Poor Little Rich Girl" by Eleanor Gates
It came at last, and threw its broad sable pinions over the dead, the dying, and the living.
"History of the Negro Race in America From 1619 to 1880. Vol 1" by George W. Williams
Uncertainty around my anxious head Her dusky, thousand-folded, pinion waves.
"Iphigenia in Tauris" by Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
He came at last, after hours of waiting, dropping from above the tree-tops with a heavy rustling of pinions.
"Wilderness Ways" by William J Long
Now, overhead, betwixt the smoking earth and smiling sky, flocks of vultures come and go, fluttering their great pinions noiselessly.
"Campaign Pictures of the War in South Africa (1899-1900)" by A. G. Hales
The next instant his arms were pinioned to his sides.
"The Gun-Brand" by James B. Hendryx
The poor boy, whose hands were pinioned behind him, looked very pale, but neither trembled, nor exhibited any other symptom of alarm.
"Jack Sheppard" by William Harrison Ainsworth
And then, transfix'd unto the floor,
I stood, in terror pinion'd there,
With drops of sweat upon my brow,
And eyes with fix'd and rigid stare.
"A Dream" by Thomas Frederick Young
"The more I feel the air beneath my feet
So much the more towards the wind I bend
My swiftest pinions
And spurn the world and up towards Heaven I go."
"The Heroic Enthusiasts - Part The Second =First Dialogue.=" by Giordano Bruno
And yet, my brothers, well I know
The tethered feet, the pinioned wings,
The spirit bowed beneath the blow,
The heart grown faint from wounds and stings;
"Fifty Years (1863-1913)" by James Weldon Johnson
But Hope shall lift her golden pinion,
And glad my soul with melting strains ;
Joy shall resume his gay dominion,
Shall beam once more on happier plains.
"The Lover's Departure" by Laura Sophia Temple
If these resolutions are acted up to,
And faith spreads her pinions abroad,
'Twill be sweet when I ponder the days may be few
That waft me away to my God.
"Resolutions For The Day" by Mary Baker Eddy
Unreconciled by life's fleet years, that fled
With changeful clang of pinions wide and wild,
Though two great spirits had lived, and hence had sped
"Discord" by Algernon Charles Swinburne
U nlike most teams who play club volleyball during the offseason, members of the Pinion Lady Eagles volleyball team play recreationally outside on dirt volleyball courts.
"This is the first time in history we have gone undefeated and to state," said Pinion head coach Nellie McCurtain.
Thus, cars now have rack-and-pinion steering.
The area around the pinion is one of the most stressed areas in a quick change, and the extra material here should help keep stress cracks from showing up.
Chrysler is recalling thousands of Ram 1500 and Dodge Dakota trucks because of a problem with a rear axle pinion nut that could cause the driver to lose control of the vehicle.
Rack and pinion clamp drive.
Readers' Choice: Frank O Pinion.
Steering type/ratio Rack and pinion, Recirculating ball, Rack and pinion.
Theron Russell Pinion — 77, died this morning at Baptist Memorial Hospital- North Mississippi in Oxford.
Mitt Romney sits between Mary Pinion of Tampa, Fla. Left, and Todd Swift of Lutz, Fla. As he holds a discussion on housing and foreclosure on Jan 23, 2012.
Victor Valley Shooters owner Jay Stedt shows Jason Garzon of Pinion Hills a Mossberg shotgun on Tuesday.
2928 Pinion Circle, Craig, CO. 250 South 3rd Street, Hayden, CO. 466 Yampa Avenue, Craig, CO. Jims Custom Drywall Painting and Maintenance.
The RZ 60 from Reishauer has been optimized for machining planetary pinions for the automotive industry.
Machine Optimized for Planetary Pinions.
For instance, this five-pinion rear planetary assembly out of a 4L85E is substantially stronger than the TH400's four-pinion unit, as it distributes torque over a greater surface area.
For the drive systems, VertexRSI uses a traditional pinion and gear rack system, while AEC uses a direct linear drive, applied for instance in the Very Large Telescope (VLT) optical telescopes or the Berkeley Illinois Maryland Association (BIMA) antennas.
Evaluation of the ALMA Prototype Antennas
However, we do not discuss work at the document level, as the target of our work is not to examine the overall sentiment of the review, but the detailed (and thus ﬁner grained) o pinions within the review.
Product Review Summarization based on Facet Identification and Sentence Clustering