Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
OF. estendart, F. étendard, probably fr. L. extendere, to spread out, extend, but influenced by E. stand,. See Extend
Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
O. Fr. estandart—Old High Ger. standan, to stand, with suff. -art.
The standard of the time of Horace Greeley was the standard of individual success, of initial utility.
"The Evolution of the Country Community" by Warren H. Wilson
As a matter of fact, he had ceased using ordinary standards of measurement.
"The Missourian" by Eugene P. (Eugene Percy) Lyle
One can buy such standard batteries, or standard cells as they are called, or he can make them for himself.
"Letters of a Radio-Engineer to His Son" by John Mills
It also makes a good handsome standard tree for open cultivation.
"Soil Culture" by J. H. Walden
This stock would last always, but would grow smaller by a true standard of measurement.
"Essentials of Economic Theory" by John Bates Clark
All these varieties may be planted as Standards, but are better as half-standards or bushes.
"The Book of Pears and Plums" by Edward Bartrum
The majority of Chinese are small landowners; their standard of living is very low in comparison with European standards.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 6, Slice 2" by Various
The civil laws, he declares, are the only standards of good or evil.
"Old and New London" by Walter Thornbury
There was no questioning of current standards in her mind.
"The "Genius"" by Theodore Dreiser
A fair standard is about 0.2 per cent.
"Outlines of dairy bacteriology" by H. L. Russell
The eldest to the youngest said,
"Oh, see ye what I see?
If all be true yon standard says,
We're fatherless all three.
"Auld Maitland" by Andrew Lang
When they arrived before the host,
They hover'd on the lay:
"Wilt thou lend me our king's standard,
To bear a little way?"
"Auld Maitland" by Andrew Lang
"Why sounds yon Eastern music here
So wantonly and long,
And whose the crowd of armèd men
That round yon standard throng?"
"The Heart Of The Bruce" by William Edmondstoune Aytoun
Sae noble a look, sae princely an air,
Sae gallant and bold, sae young and sae fair:
Oh! did ye but see him, ye'd do as we've done;
Hear him but ance, to his standard you'll run.
"He's Owre the Hills that I Lo'e Weel" by Carolina Oliphant
So shall I march undaunted, ev'ry day,
Beneath thy standard, through the field of death,
And give thee praise, without the least dismay,
O Lord, my God! whilst I have any breath.
"Another, On The Same Subject" by Rees Prichard
Empire unsceptred! what foe shall assail thee,
Bearing the standard of Liberty's van?
Think not the God of thy fathers shall fail thee,
Striving with men for the birthright of man!
"Union and Liberty" by Oliver Wendell Holmes
Active Standard ASTM D2068 Developed by Subcommittee: D02.14 Book of Standards Volume: 05.01.
UNC's standards for athletes will rise Chancellor previews higher standards.
David Lassman/The Post-Standard Saundra Smokes, in a photo taken this spring for The Post-Standard.
Standard may require revision due to new international standards Keywords.
This standard is one of four separate standards that replace SSPC-SP 12/NACE No.
Now called Standard Xchange, the company says the new branding maintains a connection to its history as part of American Standard and ITT Standard.
A top business organization is calling for dramatically rolling back Texas' new, tougher high school graduation standards amid outcry over the standardized test known as STAAR.
For the third year in a row, Kennedy School was the only school in the Lawrence district not to meet the "Standard of Excellence" distinction on the state's standardized assessments.
The company applied for a standard permit on January 29, and TCEQ officials say the Rushing Paving all the requirements for a standard permit.
Case goods manufacturer Standard Furniture has named Myron Woody as director of quality assurance for both Standard and its IFM import division.
Oklahoma has received a second consecutive "F" for its science teaching standards from the Fordham Foundation, resulting in much commentary about the need to improve those standards.
This system plays both Blu-Ray and standard DVDs , and has standard higher-resolution screens for the 2013 model year.
As the data rate supported by wireless standards has increased, forthcoming standards like 802.11ac offer wireless video surveillance opportunities.
Active Standard ASTM F1023 Developed by Subcommittee: F26.03 Book of Standards Volume: 15.12.
D 3656 - 5 year review / revision - the standard will be balloted as a combined standard.
As an R-analytic group contains an open R-standard subgroup, we can restrict our attention to R-standard groups.
On linearity of finitely generated R-analytic groups
It is easy to see that the invariant algebra J (Q) remains the same even if we replace standard specializations by symplectically standard.
Invariants of mixed representations of quivers II : defining relations and applications
R is also the distribution of the Euclidean length of a two-dimensional standard Gaussian random vector or, up to a scaling constant, the distribution of the distance to the closest point to the origin in a standard planar Poisson process).
Rayleigh processes, real trees, and root growth with re-grafting
The random-coding exponents we have derived cannot be achieved by standard binning schemes and standard maximum mutual information (MMI) decoders [16, 18].
Capacity and Random-Coding Exponents for Channel Coding with Side Information
Moreover, if the Hilbert-Samuel function does not decrease on blowing-up with centre in the Samuel stratum, then the standard basis transforms to the standard basis of the ideal of the strict transform.
Desingularization of toric and binomial varieties