Monthly Archives: January 2014
dI s@ plihn
definition 1: training of the body or mind according to rules or principles.
example: The army uses various methods of discipline to prepare soldiers for fighting.
definition 2: control or determination brought about by training; self-control.
example: Getting up before dawn to run several miles each morning requires discipline.
example: He wrote well, but he lacked the discipline to write professionally.
definition 3: an area of study or learning.
example: Astronomy and biology are scientific disciplines.
pro for ma
for form (Latin); done as a matter of form, or for the sake of appearance.
Both Sheikh and McLean spent time with Swartz in New York that went way beyond the pro-forma office appointments and conference interactions they might have expected. What was to be a one-hour meeting at the ThoughtWorks office on Madison Avenue, says Sheikh, became a talkfest on machine learning environments that went into the early hours of the next day and reconvened a day later at a restaurant in Brooklyn. http://www.smh.com.au/world/a-beautiful-mind-20140127-31hjr.html
definition 1: to heighten, improve, or increase, as in quality, value, attractiveness, or reputation.
example: Herbs enhance the flavor of the meat.
example: Putting in a swimming pool will enhance the value of the property.
example: His new stylish haircut and clean-shaven face enhanced his appearance.
example: Winning this important case enhanced her reputation as a lawyer.
mutatis mutandis mu teI tihs mu taen dihs mu ta tis mu tan dis
(Latin) all required changes of substance or wording having been made.
jen @ reIt
definition 1: to cause to be brought into being.
example: The human body generates heat.
example: The farm uses a windmill to generate its own electricity.
example: The news generated a great deal of excitement.
example: Establishment of the factory will generate more jobs in the area.
example: The lottery generates significant revenue for the state.
definition 2: to beget (offspring).
example: Laboratory mice exposed to the chemicals were no longer capable of generating offspring.