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  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Califate Same as Caliph Caliphate, etc.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n califate The office or dignity of the califs, or the government of a calif. Also spelled caliphat, kalifate, khalifate.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • ns Califate the office, rank, or government of a calif
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
Fr.—Ar. khalīfah, a successor.


In literature:

After the reign of the Calif Harun al Raschid at Bagdad the Eastern rulers fell upon evil days.
"The World's Greatest Books, Vol XII." by Arthur Mee
Letters may be addressed to either at Al-Tahoe, Lake Tahoe, Calif.
"The Lake of the Sky" by George Wharton James
In 1895 came to Calif.
"The California Birthday Book" by Various
And King Marsil bids me say, thou shalt not blame him that his uncle the calif comes not too, for he is dead.
"Young Folks Treasury, Volume 2 (of 12)" by Various
They were, till ten years ago, independent under the Imams of Sana, and it is certain that they repudiate the Califate.
"The Future of Islam" by Wilfred Scawen Blunt
She was born in Elizabethtown, Indiana, Dec. 23, 1846, and died at San Jose, Calif., July 14, 1881.
"The Stephens Family" by Bascom Asbury Cecil Stephens
Its populations belong to it by descent; its head is the Calif (now the Sultan of Turkey).
"Introduction to the History of Religions" by Crawford Howell Toy
Surely there could be nothing real like it since the days of the califs of Bagdad!
"The Land of Thor" by J. Ross Browne
Mohammed made this demand of the calif through the medium of an embassador whom he sent to Bagdad.
"Genghis Khan, Makers of History Series" by Jacob Abbott
Anthony Lucy E., 239; 392; in Calif, camp'n., 48;, 707; 900.
"The History of Woman Suffrage, Volume IV" by Various
A. Sargent (Calif.) in 1878.
"The History of Woman Suffrage, Volume V"
Braly, John Hyde, work in Calif, 36, 38, 40-1, 51, 56; 198.
"The History of Woman Suffrage, Volume VI" by Various
So he became calif of Harvey.
"In the Heart of a Fool" by William Allen White
Bible, 854; work in Calif.
"The Life and Work of Susan B. Anthony (Volume 2 of 2)" by Ida Husted Harper
Likewise 70% of the students at Stanford University (Calif.) were country bred, but only 25% return to country life after college days.
"The Challenge of the Country" by George Walter Fiske
Surely the very thought of him brings up the Arabian Nights and the Calif Haroun.
"The Fortunes Of Glencore" by Charles James Lever
Calif Mdowija, who died in 679, is regarded as the founder of the Arabian posts.
"The Development of Rates of Postage" by A. D. Smith
Club, Los Angeles, Calif. 80 pp.
"Color Key to North American Birds" by Frank M. Chapman
Henry W. Carriger, of Sonoma, Calif., (1899) mentions two more elevated nests of the lutescent warbler.
"Life Histories of North American Wood Warblers Part One and Part Two" by Arthur Bent
Experiments with chemically defined synthetic diet for humans have been carried out by Medical Sciences Research Foundation, San Mateo, Calif.
"Significant Achievements in Space Bioscience 1958-1964" by National Aeronautics and Space Administration

In news:

Mark Edward, 61, at home in San Pedro, Calif, on Wednesday.
4-H club member Nicolas Arroyo, 9, of Antioch, holds a robot made with toothbrush heads, a small motor and a watch battery during the 4-H Eco Bot Challenge held at the Moose Lodge in Concord, Calif, on Friday, Oct 12, 2012.
Concord, Calif, Named One of Country's 10 Best Music Scenes.
In this June 13, 2012, file photo, a job seeker talks to a recruiter at a job fair expo in Anaheim, Calif New 2011 census data released Thursday offer glimmers of hope in an economic recovery that technically began in mid-2009.
In this June 13, 2012, file photo, a job seeker talks to a recruiter at a job fair expo in Anaheim, Calif (AP Photo/Jae C Hong, File).
HAWAII Magazine reader Lenore Larbig of Sacramento, Calif, emailed us.
SARATOGA, CALIF: A company by the name of SandForce is introducing a solid-state drive processor capable of 3 Gbps interface rates.
OAKLAND, Calif — It took far longer than anybody expected, but the team that was never supposed to be here finally no longer is.
Al Brackman, a music publisher and board member of the National Music Publishers' Association, died Oct 9 at Scripps Memorial Hospital in La Jolla, Calif He was 80 years old and lived in Plandome, L.I.
ALAMEDA, Calif — Oakland Raiders strong safety Tyvon Branch practiced Friday for the first time this week but remains questionable with a neck injury.
Amber Frey, left, leaves with her attorney Gloria Allred, right, after she testified during the Scott Peterson trial at the Redwood City, Calif, courthouse, in this Aug 10, 2004 file photo.
INDIAN WELLS, Calif — Jelena Jankovic, as well as compatriots Ana Ivanovic and Novak Djokovic, are the three players who transformed Serbia into a tennis power.
PASADENA, Calif (AP) — A man charged with stalking his ex-girlfriend by attaching a global positioning system to her car was sentenced to 16 months in state prison, prosecutors said.
Irvine, Calif – Toshiba this week unveiled the latest addition to its line of Camileo camcorders, this time offering a ruggedized version for outdoor shooting.
WEST LOS ANGELES, CALIF As a multicamera operator, it is my job to listen carefully to what my director of photography and director want from a shot and then execute it.

In science:

The size of the latter is determined in the CALIFES linac and is about 0.4 mm in both planes throughout this experiment.
Effects of RF breakdown on the beam in a CLIC prototype accelerator structure
This coupling is caused by solenoids in the CALIFES linac, both close to the photocathode and in the solenoids surrounding the acceleration structures.
Effects of RF breakdown on the beam in a CLIC prototype accelerator structure
Kowal Catalogue of Galaxies and Clusters of Galaxies (Pasadena: Calif.
From Messier to Abell: 200 years of science with galaxy clusters
California, Santa Cruz, Calif., 1979), Amer.
Orbifold Constructions of K3: A Link between Conformal Field Theory and Geometry
Handbook of Iron Meteorites, Buchwald, V.F., Univ. of Calif.
Meteoritical and dynamical constraints on the growth mechanisms and formation times of asteroids and Jupiter
Brown Div. of Geological and Planetary Science, Calif.
Planetesimals To Brown Dwarfs: What is a Planet?
Keck Observatory, which is operated as a scientific partnership among the Calif ornia Institute of Technology, the University of California and the National Aeronautics and Space Administration.
The oxygen abundance in the inner HII regions of M101. Implications for the calibration of strong-line metallicity indicators
REALLY bad. (Perhaps you have read this in histories that mention Feynman? I can confirm it.) He almost ran into another car pulling out of the Lauritsen lot onto Calif.
CHARM2010: Theory Summary
Publish or Perish Inc., Berkeley, Calif., 1976.
The Shapes of Tight Composite Knots
San Francisco, Calif.: Morgan Kaufmann Publishers. Zhendong Su & David Wagner (2005): A class of polynomially solvable range constraints for interval analysis without widenings.
Exact Gap Computation for Code Coverage Metrics in ISO-C
Kupershmidt, Normal and universal forms in integrable hydrodynamical systems, Proceedings of the Berkeley-Ames conference on nonlinear problems in control and fluid dynamics (Berkeley, Calif., 1983), in Lie Groups: Hist., Frontiers and Appl.
Algebro-geometric approach in the theory of integrable hydrodynamic type systems
Rocha-Caridi, Vacuum vector representations of the Virasoro algebra, Vertex Operators in Mathematical Physics (Berkeley, Calif., 1983), Math.
Bosonic formulas for affine branching functions
Schoen, Analytic aspects of the harmonic map problem, in Seminar on nonlinear partial differential equations (Berkeley, Calif., 1983), vol. 2 of Math.
A geometric approach to generalized Stokes conjectures
Goring, Tsunami–the propagation of long waves onto a shelf, PhD Thesis, Calif Inst.
Mach reflection and KP solitons in shallow water
Ramsden, Tsunamis: Forces on a Vertical Wal l Caused by Long Waves, Bores, and Surges on a Dry Bed, PhD Thesis, Calif Inst.
Mach reflection and KP solitons in shallow water