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Bordeaux

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n Bordeaux any of several red or white wines produced around Bordeaux, France or wines resembling them
    • n Bordeaux a port city in southwestern France; a major center of the wine trade
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
  • Interesting fact: In 1863, Paul Hubert of Bordeaux, France, was sentenced to life in jail for murder. After 21 years, it was discovered that he was convicted of murdering himself.
    • a Bordeaux Pertaining to Bordeaux in the south of France.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n Bordeaux A general term for the wines, both red and white, produced in the region about Bordeaux, France, including several departments, among which Gironde is preëminent; specifically, any of the red wines of this region, commonly known in English as clarets.
    • n Bordeaux A general name of azo-dyes from the azo derivatives of naphthyl amine. They are of a vinous red color.
    • n Bordeaux Same as Bordeaux B.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • n Bordeaux bor-dō′ claret, wine of Bordeaux, a great city in the south-west of France.
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Usage

In literature:

At this juncture the germ of a new opinion began to display itself in the south, and Bordeaux felt its full influence.
"History of the Girondists, Volume I" by Alphonse de Lamartine
How the Kaiser must have chuckled when the French Cabinet left for Bordeaux!
""Contemptible"" by "Casualty"
The government had left Paris to establish itself at Bordeaux.
"Georges Guynemer" by Henry Bordeaux
It bore in 1914 four bushels, having been well sprayed with arsenate of lead and bordeaux mixture.
"Trees, Fruits and Flowers of Minnesota, 1916" by Various
It must be examined frequently and if mold is found, the wood should be dipped in a Bordeaux solution.
"Growing Nuts in the North" by Carl Weschcke
The higher courts were also transferred to Bordeaux.
"The Story of the Great War, Volume III (of 12)"
A group of New York men made a contract to deliver three shiploads of coal at Bordeaux at a certain price.
"The War After the War" by Isaac Frederick Marcosson
Serve on a hot dish with Bordeaux sauce and garnish with rounds of marrow.
"Good Things to Eat as Suggested by Rufus" by Rufus Estes
Colgan, in his annotations (14), identifies Brotgalum as Burdigalum, or Bordeaux.
"Bolougne-Sur-Mer" by Reverend William Canon Fleming
The luggage included a basket of Bordeaux, a surgeon's case, a chest of medicine, and a violin in a green bag.
"A Dream of Empire" by William Henry Venable
The Burgundies, red and white, at the Hotel du Bordeaux are highly praised.
"The Gourmet's Guide to Europe" by Algernon Bastard
They say that the French Government has removed to Bordeaux, which seems quite possible, and even sensible.
"A Journal From Our Legation in Belgium" by Hugh Gibson
It would be like telling a Frenchman you'd never heard of Bordeaux.
"The Golden Silence" by C. N. Williamson and A. M. Williamson
Severe, and other places, which straitened Bordeaux, and cut off its communication both by sea and land.
"The History of England in Three Volumes, Vol.I., Part B. From Henry III. to Richard III." by David Hume
Bordeaux, take up thy gun!
"Diary of the Besieged Resident in Paris" by Henry Labouchère
The stake was a bottle of Bordeaux.
"Bohemian Days" by Geo. Alfred Townsend
A Henry Bordeaux, in France, is an exception; in England he is the rule.
"A Book of Prefaces" by H. L. Mencken
Look you here; I've got a cold fowl and a bottle of Bordeaux in my game-bag, and you shall have half.
"The Knickerbocker, or New-York Monthly Magazine, January 1844" by Various
On the 14th the Gironde made their reply by reading an address of the city of Bordeaux offering to march to Paris to help the Convention.
"The French Revolution" by R. M. Johnston
From Pau to Bordeaux, a handsome, busy town.
"Ranching, Sport and Travel" by Thomas Carson
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In poetry:

From the festival's pomp, and the table's array,
Pale Richard of Bordeaux turned sadly away;
The thought of that time his remembrance appals,
When Famine scowled on him in Pomfret's dark walls.
"The Round Table or, King Arthur's Feast" by Thomas Love Peacock

In news:

Where is missing Fort Bragg soldier Kelli Bordeaux.
James Colley, director of Auckland fine wine brokerage Bordeaux.
Burgundy, Bordeaux, oxblood, wine—reds by any name are everywhere this season.
It's not impossible to find California cabs with this sort of Bordeaux-like earthiness and restraint, but they are usually from smaller, privately owned wineries that make distinctive wines for niche markets.
's top picks of some of the greatest expressions of Cabernet Sauvignon from Bordeaux to buy now.
It's not hyperbole to say that Pauillac is home to some of the greatest expressions of Cabernet Sauvignon in Bordeaux.
It's a grape that thrives in classic French Bordeaux, bold California vintages up and down the western coast, and gives an extra kick to those big Super Tuscans that have become so popular.
Chile's take on a Bordeaux blend with distinctly South American spice.
This Sept 20, 2012, photo shows a 12-bottle wooden box of Bordeaux wine Chateau Beychevelle in a wine shop in Paris.
Workers collect red grapes in the vineyards of Chateau Haut Brion in Pessac-Leognan, near Bordeaux in southwestern France.
Drinking a Bordeaux wine from a " chateau " is as French as swigging Kentucky bourbon is American.
Wealthy British bought Bordeaux chateaux in the 19th century and even before.
During the past three years, about 30 chateaux in the Bordeaux region have been purchased by Chinese, out of a total of 7,400.
Mixing Romanticism and Business in a Bordeaux Chateau .
Chile 's take on a Bordeaux blend with distinctly South American spice.
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In science:

Michael Aizenman, in a seminar in the Probability Laboratory of University of Paris VI in 1984, promised a good bottle of Bordeaux wine for the resolution of the ζ2 exponent governing in two dimensions the non-intersection probability up to time t, P2 (t) ≈ t−ζ2, of two Brownian paths 2.
Conformal Fractal Geometry and Boundary Quantum Gravity
Erdös, Problems and Result in Combinatorial Number Theory, Bordeaux, 1974. G. H.
Sequences of Numbers Involved in Unsolved Problems
Hero, “Sequential desi gn of experiments for a rayleigh inverse scattering problem,” in IEEE Workshop on Statistical Signal Proc., Bordeaux, France, July 2005. [159] Y.
A Unified Approach to Sparse Signal Processing
In: Proceedings of the 23rd Symposium on Signal and Image Processing (GRETSI), Bordeaux, France (September 2011) In French.
Writing Reusable Digital Geometry Algorithms in a Generic Image Processing Framework
They can be downloaded from ftp://megrez.math.u-bordeaux.fr/pub/duquesne .
Explicit Kummer varieties of hyperelliptic Jacobian threefolds
Duquesne, Calculs effectifs des points entier et rationnels sur les courbes, The`se de doctorat, Universit´e Bordeaux I (2001). S.
Explicit Kummer varieties of hyperelliptic Jacobian threefolds
Gire, “Arbres, permutations `a motifs exclus et cartes planaire: quelques probl`emes algorithmiques et combinatoires”, PhD thesis, Universit´e Bordeaux I, 1993.
Permutations Which Avoid 1243 and 2143, Continued Fractions, and Chebyshev Polynomials
For instance, we can use quantified arc consistency [Bordeaux and Monfroy 2002; Mamoulis and Stergiou 2004; Gent et al. 2005] as a preprocessing step.
Certainty Closure: Reliable Constraint Reasoning with Incomplete or Erroneous Data
Therefore, time pro jection chambers (TPC) were set up in Bordeaux [106] and Warsaw [107].
Two-proton radioactivity
The experimental results on two-proton radioactivity were obtained in large collaborations including the CEN Bordeaux-Gradignan, GANIL, GSI, University of Warsaw, and other laboratories. B.B. would like to underline the decisive contributions of J.
Two-proton radioactivity
This effect was previously observed with data obtained with the electron spectrometer in CENBG Bordeaux during the NEMO-3 calorimeter assembly.
Review of double beta experiments
Institut math´ematique de Bordeaux, 33405 Talence cedex, France E-mail address : Remi.
Geometric optics and instability for semi-classical Schrodinger equations
Varughese, Some geometric invariants from resolutions of Hilbert modules, Systems, approximation, singular integral operators, and related topics (Bordeaux,2000) Oper.
Resolution of singularities for a class of Hilbert modules
Viennot, Interpr´etations combinatoires des nombres d’Euler and de Genocchi, s´eminaire de th´eorie des nombres de l’universit´e Bordeaux I, Bordeaux, 1981. X.G.
The Matrix Ansatz, Orthogonal Polynomials, and Permutations
P.J. (current address) : Institut de Math´ematiques de Bordeaux UMR 5251, Universit´e Bordeaux 1, cours de la Lib´eration, F 33405 Talence cedex, France E-mail address : Philippe.
Strong annihilating pairs for the Fourier-Bessel transform
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