traverser

Definitions

  • Routes Traversed by De Soto and De Leon
    Routes Traversed by De Soto and De Leon
  • WordNet 3.6
    • n traverser someone who moves or passes across "the traversers slowly ascended the mountain"
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • Traverser (Railroad) A traverse table. See under Traverse n.
    • Traverser (Law) One who traverses, or denies.
    • Traverser One who, or that which, traverses, or moves, as an index on a scale, and the like.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n traverser One who traverses; specifically, in law, one who traverses or denies his adversary's allegation.
    • n traverser In railroading, a traverse-table.
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Quotations

  • Horace
    Horace
    “You traverse the world in search of happiness, which is within the reach of every man. A contented mind confers it on all.”
  • Anais Nin
    Anais%20Nin
    “Electric flesh-arrows... traversing the body. A rainbow of color strikes the eyelids. A foam of music falls over the ears. It is the gong of the orgasm.”

Usage

In literature:

M'Douall Stuart traverses Australia from south to north.
"The Story of Geographical Discovery" by Joseph Jacobs
Many a time, amid such surroundings, had Moses traversed the same path.
"Lancashire Idylls (1898)" by Marshall Mather
At 4, we reached Muttack, but had still to traverse a considerable distance before we halted at Kolea Panee.
"Journals of Travels in Assam, Burma, Bhootan, Afghanistan and TheNeighbouring Countries" by William Griffith
This part of the glen was in very ill repute, and was never traversed, even at noonday, without apprehension.
"The Lancashire Witches" by William Harrison Ainsworth
When it set in the west it would have traversed half the circle, or 180 deg..
"Recreations in Astronomy" by Henry Warren
A shell caught the whole party of twelve men as they were sitting away from the cover of the traverse.
"The Record of a Regiment of the Line" by M. Jacson
Rapidly traversing the southern banks of the Danube to Hamburg, he crossed the river and advanced to Marcheck, on the banks of the Morava.
"The Empire of Austria; Its Rise and Present Power" by John S. C. Abbott
Back of all, rise hills of tufa, such as we had just traversed.
"In Indian Mexico (1908)" by Frederick Starr
Ten or twelve miles were traversed, at the end of which Washington grew very foot-sore and weary.
"Historic Tales, Vol. 1 (of 15)" by Charles Morris
Each of these points they successively traversed, foreclosing every loophole for escape into accommodation.
"Renaissance in Italy, Volumes 1 and 2" by John Addington Symonds
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In poetry:

Our patient's case, we humbly guess,
Attended was with some success;
And he allow'd when better found,
To traverse the adjacent ground.
"The Profits Of The Field" by William Hutton
This her memorial while the sun
Traverses the blue dome of heaven,
Fulfilling while time's cycles run
Christ's prophecy which then was given.
"Ministering Women" by Nancy Rebecca Campbell Glass
The wind speeds her,
Blowing upon her hands
And watery back.
She touches the clouds, where she goes
In the circle of her traverse of the sea.
"The Paltry Nude Starts On A Spring Voyage" by Wallace Stevens
Enter, thy star is out,
Traverse nor faint nor doubt
Earth's antres wild,
Thou shalt find good and rest
As found the Magi blest
That divine Child.
"The White Moon Wasteth" by Jean Ingelow
But blithely we rose as the dawn-heaven
Was melting to amber and blue,
And swift were the wings to our feet given,
As we traversed the meadows of dew.
"Loud without the wind was roaring" by Emily Jane Bronte
And so he followed the sweet sound,
Till faith had traversed her appointed span,
And murmured as he pressed the sacred ground:
"It is the note of Pan!"
"Favorites of Pan" by Archibald Lampman

In news:

Can traverse surfaces including felt cloth, gravel, mud and even Jell-O.
About 3,500 riders traversed the 33 mile course this year.
Each week the History Center of Traverse City provides a photograph from its archives with little known information.
Houseguest hurt traversing host's waterfront walkway.
TRAVERSE CITY — Sam Schultz closed out the 2012 mountain bike season with a bang.
Michigan's Lower Peninsula —mainly a five-county area surrounding Traverse City—is attracting a surge in New York tourists and second-home buyers, according to Bloomberg News.
Put it all together, and you get Mana , the new restaurant at the Mercado shops of the Grand Traverse Commons.
And brother, Robert Sutherin of Traverse City.
Former dancer Ann Smith leads a stretch class at Munson Community Health Clinic in Traverse City.
Can traverse infinite universes at the drop of a pen.
TRAVERSE CITY — We like a good story, especially when it involves a Michigan craft beer.
Most of us traverse the environment by walking.
If you can't wait until next week for a recipe, stop in at Phil's On Front in downtown Traverse City.
View full size Barges now traverse the Columbia River lock where the Hays family and others used to live in Bonneville.
Traverse City parents call for book ban.
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In science:

Lemma 15. ∂Xe traverses some edge of Xι(e) that is traversed either by some other circular incident edge or by ∂Xe .
Nielsen equivalence of generating sets for closed surface groups
Suppose that every edge traversed by ∂Xe is traversed by ∂Xe twice.
Nielsen equivalence of generating sets for closed surface groups
Let nv be the number of times the path traverses the directed edge from u to v , and mv the number of traversals from v to u.
Rotor walks on general trees
For each of these paths, the probability that a simple random walk would traverse it is exactly d v /dw times the probability of traversing it in the reverse direction.
Linear Cover Time is Exponentially Unlikely
Consider the cycle wα off α produced by traversing pα from start to finish, then traversing the loop (ν(cid:96)α ν(cid:96)α ) if it exists, then returning to α along pα .
Continued Fractions and Unique Factorization on Quivers
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