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Wicken

Definitions

  • Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • n Wicken wik′n the mountain-ash or rowan-tree
    • Wicken Also Wick′y
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Usage

In literature:

Then I went away, because he knows Mr. Wickens, and I was afeerd of his telling on me.
"An Unsocial Socialist" by George Bernard Shaw
Mary Let me see; well, really, I do believe, Wickens, I've nothing to do but amuse myself.
"Our American Cousin" by Tom Taylor
You go now and ask Grace Wickens, my gal, to give you a cup of hot cocoa.
"Joanna Godden" by Sheila Kaye-Smith
Three of us clubbed our rods over them, briking the top joints, of course, but Wickens wouldn't fall in with us.
"Two Knapsacks" by John Campbell
Wickens, Ross, Turner, Rogers, Cawley and Crust.
"The War Service of the 1/4 Royal Berkshire Regiment (T. F.)" by Charles Robert Mowbray Fraser Cruttwell
By STEPHEN B. WICKENS.
"Stories of Boys and Girls Who Loved the Saviour" by John Wesley
If he might speak strictly confidentially he would suggest that observation be kept on Wickens, the carpenter.
"Chronicles of Martin Hewitt" by Arthur Morrison
These are Chippenham Fen to the east, and Wicken Fen to the west.
"Highways and Byways in Cambridge and Ely" by Edward Conybeare
JOHN OWEN of Paglesham, on the death of Mrs. Prowse, Wicken Park, Northamptonshire (Hatchard).
"Notes and Queries, Vol. IV, Number 113, December 27, 1851" by Various
JOHN OWEN of Paglesham, on the death of Mrs. Prowse, Wicken Park, Northamptonshire (Hatchard).
"Notes and Queries, Vol. V, Number 114, January 3, 1852" by Various
JOHN OWEN of Paglesham, on the death of Mrs. Prowse, Wicken Park, Northamptonshire (Hatchard).
"Notes and Queries, Vol. V, Number 115, January 10, 1852" by Various
JOHN OWEN of Paglesham, on the death of Mrs. Prowse, Wicken Park, Northamptonshire (Hatchard).
"Notes and Queries, Vol. V, Number 116, January 17, 1852" by Various
JOHN OWEN of Paglesham, on the death of Mrs. Prowse, Wicken Park, Northamptonshire (Hatchard).
"Notes and Queries, Vol. V, Number 117, January 24, 1852" by Various
JOHN OWEN of Paglesham, on the death of Mrs. Prowse, Wicken Park, Northamptonshire (Hatchard).
"Notes and Queries, Vol. V, Number 119, February 7, 1852" by Various
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In news:

The Ellis County Commissioners Court will consider action to ratify the termination of Purchasing Agent Alisha Wickens during their 10 am Monday meeting.
ELLIS COUNTY – After only one year of service to the county, Purchasing Agent Alisha Wickens has been fired.
County Judge Carol Bush said reasons Wickens.
Enlarge Mark Bugnaski MLive.com Sarah Wicken, center took first place in goat showmanship in the 11-12 age group.
' Wick ' Wickens III.
Hobart M " Wick " Wickens III, 54, of Ponca City, Okla. Was born Sept 17, 1958, in Oklahoma City, Okla. And died Tuesday, Oct 30, 2012, at Ponca City Medical Center.
Jerry Lee Wicken, 59, of Cambridge, formerly of South Minneapolis died unexpectedly Wednesday, February 1, 2012 at Regions Hospital in St Paul.
He was born on June 29, 1952 in Minneapolis to Gerald and Phyllis (Gable) Wicken .
Will marry Brady Wicken, of Denver, son of Melinda Wicken, of Boulder, and the late John Wicken .
CONSTANCE ( Connie ) L WICKEN, 66 of Salina, passed away Tuesday, November 13, 2012.
CONSTANCE ( Connie ) L WICKEN, 66 of Salina, passed away Tuesday, November 13, 2012.
Hobart M "Wick" Wickens III, 54, of Ponca City, Okla. Was born Sept 17, 1958, in Oklahoma City, Okla. And died Tuesday, Oct 30, 2012, at Ponca City Medical Center.
The Ellis County Commissioners Court refused to rescind the termination of county purchasing agent Alisha Wickens on Monday, while her lawyer contends she was fired in retaliation for whistleblowing .
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In science:

Wickens Rutherford Appleton Laboratory, Chilton, Didcot R.
The DataFlow System of the ATLAS Trigger and DAQ
For example, during embryogenesis, nuclear material is highly condensed, transcriptional regulation is inactive, and translational control is important [Browder 1991, Wickens et al. 1996].
Ribosome recycling, diffusion, and mRNA loop formation in translational regulation
Proactive interference refers to prior learning interfering with subsequent learning; retroactive interference refers to post hoc learning confounding the prior learning (Wickens & Hollands, 2000).
Human Information Processing with the Personal Memex
These rankings summarized from comparative graphics are task-specific (Wickens, 2000).
Human Information Processing with the Personal Memex
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