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rep

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n rep a fabric with prominent rounded crosswise ribs
    • n rep informal abbreviation of `representative'
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Rep rĕp A fabric made of silk or wool, or of silk and wool, and having a transversely corded or ribbed surface.
    • a Rep rĕp Formed with a surface closely corded, or ribbed transversely; -- applied to textile fabrics of silk or wool; as, rep silk.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n rep A corded fabric the cords of which run across the width of the stuff. Silk rep is used for women's dresses, ecclesiastical vestments, etc, and is narrow; woolen rep is used for upholstery and curtains, and is about a yard and a half wide. It is sometimes figured, but more often dyed in plain colors.
    • n rep An abbreviation of reputation, formerly much used (as slang), especially in the asseveration upon or 'pon rep.
    • n rep Same as repet.
    • n rep A man or woman of loose character; a rip.
    • n rep An inferior or worthless article.
    • n rep In English school slang, an abbreviation of repetition.
    • n rep An abbreviation of report
    • n rep [capitalized] of Representative
    • n rep of representing
    • n rep of republic
    • n rep [capitalized] of Republican.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • n Rep rep a kind of cloth having a finely corded surface.
    • n Rep rep a slang abbreviation of reputation.
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
Prob. a corruption of rib,: cf. F. reps,

Usage

In literature:

The whole is printed in Historical Manuscripts Commission, 3rd Rep. p. 145.
"A Life of William Shakespeare with portraits and facsimiles" by Sidney Lee
Meehan & Sons, Germantown Mr. H. Brown, Rep. Thos.
"Northern Nut Growers Association, Report of the Proceedings at the Third Annual Meeting" by Northern Nut Growers Association
Are you sure you know your Rep.
"St. Winifred's" by Frederic W. Farrar
In the House of Rep'tives June 28: 1749.
"Privateering and Piracy in the Colonial Period" by Various
You ain't rep'sentative of nothin' in this community!
"Hidden Gold" by Wilder Anthony
Ain't she built up a rep as a lady philanthropist that's too busy doing good to ever get married?
"Odd Numbers" by Sewell Ford
In 1889 Attorney-General L. B. Kellogg (Rep.) appointed his wife Assistant Attorney-General.
"The History of Woman Suffrage, Volume IV" by Various
Hull, U. S. Rep. Harry E. (Iowa), 185.
"The History of Woman Suffrage, Volume VI" by Various
Lower Canada, its development between 1851 and 1861, 47-8; and Rep. by Pop.
"The Day of Sir John Macdonald" by Joseph Pope
He has a rep for playing very unnice games with the ladies.
"Lion Loose" by James H. Schmitz
BLAIR, SEN. HENRY W., 500; rep. in favor wom.
"The Life and Work of Susan B. Anthony (Volume 2 of 2)" by Ida Husted Harper
No, seh, Rosemont's not public, but it really rep'esents ow people, which, o' co'se, the otheh don't.
"John March, Southerner" by George W. Cable
I'm going to get myself a rep bigger'n all theirs put together.
"The Draw" by Jerome Bixby
Hit mout injer my rep'tation fer peace and quiet.
"The Portal of Dreams" by Charles Neville Buck
Old Rep, our governor, never leaves me.
"A Rent In A Cloud" by Charles James Lever
It's fierce to get the rep you're getting.
"A Boy Knight" by Martin J. (Martin Jerome) Scott
Then the forward rep-ray generator exploded, and all signals went dead.
"Armageddon--2419 A.D." by Philip Francis Nowlan
Tillie sank back against a soft corner of the carriage's black rep upholstery, which was punctured ever so often with deep-sunk buttons.
"Just Around the Corner" by Fannie Hurst
Michael when he was alone examined the chairs that were standing about the room as stiff as grenadiers in their red rep.
"Sinister Street, vol. 2" by Compton Mackenzie
REP." at each side, and "1901" at foot.
"The Postage Stamp in War" by Fred. J. Melville
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In poetry:

To Turniptopville-by-the-Sea
This elegant nobleman went,
For that was a borough that he
Was anxious to rep-per-re-sent.
"The Force of Argument" by William Schwenck Gilbert
I tell all the people that pony could step
And I was still on him a-buildin' a rep
He came down on all fours and turned up on his side
I don't see how he kept from losing his hide.
"The Strawberry Roan" by Curley Fletcher
We called him old Coyote, and we claimed that he could step;
A cowboy came up from the south that had quite a rep.
He bet his saddle, shaps and spurs and nearly all his poke
That he could ride this bunking bronk and have him gentle broke.
"That Bucking Bronk, Coyote" by Curley Fletcher

In news:

Rep Capito wins rare GOP primary challenge.
Courtesy of the office of Rep Hank Johnson.
Former Libyan Ambassador to the US Ali Aujali, center, accompanied by Congressional Black Caucus members, Rep Sheila Jackson Lee, D-Texas, left, and Rep Donald Payne, D-N.
Last night, I joined Rep Trent Franks (R-Ariz.), Rep Christopher Smith (R-N.
Rep Michele Bachmann, R-MINN. Rep Ron Paul, R-TEXAS Gov Rick Perry, R-TEXAS Former Sen Rick Santorum, R-PA.
With Rep Jerry Lewis, R-Redlands, expected to announce next week whether he will retire or seek another term in Congress, many are wondering the same of Rep David Dreier, R-San Dimas.
Chris Roe Management reps McDowell, while UTA and Aperture Entertainment rep Miller.
Rep Ben Quayle (R-Ariz.), left, shakes hands with Rep Dave Schweikert (R-Ariz.), right, after a debate in Phoenix on July 16.
Rep Charles Boustany, R-Lafayette, left, and Rep Jeff Landry, R-New Iberia.
Office of Rep Leo Berman Here's Texas state rep Leo Berman explaining to Reeve Hamilton why he suspects the President of the United States was not born in the United States.
State Rep Ted Speliotis of Danvers State Rep. Essex County DA Jonathan Blodgett.
Rep Keith Ellison (D-Minn.) Rep Keith Ellison/Flickr.
City manager, city rep accused of saying City Rep Lilly has beginnings of dementia.
Description Do 10 reps, alternating sides, so you complete 5 reps on each side.
Voter ID amendment supporter Rep Mary Kiffmeyer, R-Big Lake, at right, debates with Rep Steve Simon, DFL-St. Louis Park, an amendment opponent, at the Fitzgerald Theater in St Paul.
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In science:

Because the equations of Π0 ( ¯QB ) are homogeneous there is a C∗ -action on repατ Π0 ( ¯QB ) (multiplying all matrices by t ∈ C∗ ).
Simple roots of deformed preprojective algebras
In fact, it turns out that for these models each embedding p ֒→ g induces a NIM-rep at level k → ∞.
Branching rules of semi-simple Lie algebras using affine extensions
In cases where these NIM-reps can be extended to finite level, we obtain a Verlinde-like formula for branching coefficients.
Branching rules of semi-simple Lie algebras using affine extensions
For recent work on NIM-reps and the connection to the classification of conformal boundary conditions see [15, 16].
Branching rules of semi-simple Lie algebras using affine extensions
Note that not all NIM-reps have physical significance .
Branching rules of semi-simple Lie algebras using affine extensions
We now want to show how our construction is related to the theory of NIM-reps.
Branching rules of semi-simple Lie algebras using affine extensions
Below we will partly fill this gap and show that one and the same NIM-rep may lead to two different subalgebras under two distinct identifications of NIM-rep labels.
Branching rules of semi-simple Lie algebras using affine extensions
Taking our new identification of subalgebra weights with NIM-rep labels into account, full agreement has been observed.
Branching rules of semi-simple Lie algebras using affine extensions
Finally, we discussed the relation of embeddings to NIM-reps of WZW models at infinite level.
Branching rules of semi-simple Lie algebras using affine extensions
In order for the category Rep D(H ) to be modular it must be semisimple, which by the lemma reduces us to the case where H satisfies (i) and (ii).
From Subfactors to Categories and Topology II. The quantum double of tensor categories and subfactors
The category Rep D(H ) is a spherical category.
From Subfactors to Categories and Topology II. The quantum double of tensor categories and subfactors
Rep s d (Qm) be the space of sd-dimensional representation of Qm .
Induced and simple modules of double affine Hecke algebras
Grasselli, M. R., and Streater, R. F., The quantum information manifold for epsilonbounded forms, Rep.
Duality in quantum information manifolds
Weinstein, Reduction of symplectic manifolds with symmetry, Rep.
Symmetry breaking for toral actions in simple mechanical systems
Woronowicz, Positive maps of low dimensional matrix algebras, Rep.
On positive maps, entanglement and quantization
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