trave

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n trave a horizontal beam that extends across something
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • Trave (Arch) A crossbeam; a lay of joists.
    • Trave A wooden frame to confine an unruly horse or ox while shoeing. "She sprung as a colt doth in the trave ."
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n trave A crossbeam; a beam or timber-work crossing a building.
    • n trave A kind of shackle for a horse that is being taught to amble or pace.
    • n trave Also travis.
    • trave To cross; thwart; run counter to.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • n Trave trāv a beam: a wooden frame to confine unruly horses while being shod.
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
Through French, fr. L. trabs, trabis, a beam; cf. OF. tref, a beam, also F. travail, a frame to confine a horse, OE. trave, trevys, travise, It. travaglio, F. travée, the space between two beams
Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
O. Fr. traf, tref—L. trabs, trabis, a beam.

Usage

In literature:

LUeBECK (64), a German free city on the Trave, an old-fashioned place, but with wide, open streets, 12 m. from the Baltic, 40 m. NE.
"The Nuttall Encyclopaedia" by Edited by Rev. James Wood
Chavers, Mexico a traves de los siglos.
"Mexico" by Charles Reginald Enock
The day was clear and cold, the low hills around Lubeck were covered with snow, and the Trave was already frozen over.
"Northern Travel" by Bayard Taylor
The River Chalusus is reasonably considered to be the Trave.
"The Ethnology of the British Islands" by Robert Gordon Latham
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In poetry:

Al traves de tus parpados, dormida,
Tranquilo fulgor viertes,
Cual derrama de luz templado rayo
Lampara transparente ...
--iDuerme!
"Rimas XXVII" by Gustavo Adolfo Becquer

In news:

Jodi Ornstein, Cruise Planners-American Express Trave .
A Carslon Wagonlit Traves employee is seen through a broken window on March 30, 2012 in Barcelona, Spain.
Photo via Music News CultureI came across this interesting little Johnny Cash tidbit yesterday somewhere in my internet trave.
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In science:

Calculamos una correcci´on dependiente de la fase, a la intensidad del triplete de OI obtenida en fase al azar en Cefeidas, para determinar su magnitud absoluta media a traves de la relaci´on MV − W (OI 7774).
A revised calibration of the Mv-W(OI 7774) relationship using Hipparcos data: Its application to Cepheids and evolved stars
Tomamos un vector A en el punto P y lo transportamos paralelamente (TP) a traves de a .
Aproximacion Discreta de la Relatividad General
Por definici´on tenemos que ρp es la densidad de flujo de huesos que salen de la juntura a traves de una superficie Σ ortogonal a Up .
Aproximacion Discreta de la Relatividad General
As´ı, cada juntura dentro de C incrementa en una unidad el flujo de ρp huesos a traves de la superficie Σ(s + ds).
Aproximacion Discreta de la Relatividad General
Al fin y al cabo, el Sol es s´olo una estrella j´oven entre miles de millones de estrellas mucho m´as antiguas en nuestra galaxia, y la posible existencia de tales civilizaciones avanzadas es s´olo cuesti´on de la evoluci´on biol´ogica haciendo su traba jo, lenta pero implacablemente a trav´es de los milenios1 .
Brane Worlds, the Subanthropic Principle and the Undetectability Conjecture
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