Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
OE. sadel, AS. sadol,; akin to D. zadel, G. sattel, OHG. satal, satul, Icel. söðull, Dan. & Sw. sadel,; cf. Russ. siedlo,; all perh. ultimately from the root of E. sit,
Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
A.S. sadol, sadel; cf. Dut. zadel, Ger. sattel.
In literature:
Soon after supper the ranchers who had banded together for mutual protection began to arrive by saddle and buckboard.
"Desert Conquest" by A. M. Chisholm
Sitting motionless in the saddle, he quietly contemplated the occupants of the buckboard.
"The Range Boss" by Charles Alden Seltzer
He was riding a little in advance of her, and he had to turn in the saddle to see her face.
"'Drag' Harlan" by Charles Alden Seltzer
In the fire season I'm in the saddle every day, and sometimes all night.
"Cavanaugh: Forest Ranger" by Hamlin Garland
A large number of men's saddles have recently been purchased in London for the use of American ladies who desire to adopt cross-saddle riding.
"The Horsewoman" by Alice M. Hayes
Houck grinned, swung to the saddle, and rode up the valley.
"The Fighting Edge" by William MacLeod Raine
While they fed, watered, and saddled they swapped gossip with the wrangler.
"Crooked Trails and Straight" by William MacLeod Raine
It was in reality the wooden frame of a very high-backed saddle, like a Mexican saddle.
"An Explorer's Adventures in Tibet" by A. Henry Savage Landor
He silently approached and helped her down from the saddle.
"The Trail to Yesterday" by Charles Alden Seltzer
I'll just take the saddle off and turn him into the yard.
"The Rider of Waroona" by Firth Scott
He quit the Rockin'-R to go railroadin' or somethin', an' sold his outfit, saddle an' all.
"Shoe-Bar Stratton" by Joseph Bushnell Ames
While quietly seated in their saddles, Hendrik fancied he heard some strange sounds.
"The Giraffe Hunters" by Mayne Reid
The saddle and trappings were removed from Dick, while the rancher mounted upon the side-saddle belonging to his wife.
"The Young Ranchers" by Edward S. Ellis
I've been in the saddle since daylight, young lady; and Rattler's been under it.
"The Ranch at the Wolverine" by B. M. Bower
A blaze-faced horse was standing a short rifle-shot away, bridled and with an empty saddle.
"Sawtooth Ranch" by B. M. Bower
He dragged out the saddles and bridles and threw them over the horses' backs.
"The Saracen: Land of the Infidel" by Robert Shea
You threw me across your saddle and walked that wild horse back into our lines.
"The Shepherd of the North" by Richard Aumerle Maher
He drew rein at the saloon and flung out of the saddle.
"The One-Way Trail" by Ridgwell Cullum
There, hold my horse; loosen the saddle-girths of yours too, and let them breathe freely.
"Out on the Pampas" by G. A. Henty
Major King started in his saddle, as if to reach out and restrain her.
"The Rustler of Wind River" by G. W. Ogden
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In poetry:
My saddle for a pillow,
I lie beneath the tree,
That softens to a willow,
In the moonlight over me.
"Jack Cornstalk as a Poet" by Henry Lawson
"Take him a gray cours-er," said Robin,
"And a saddle new;
He is our Lady's messengere,
God lend that he be true!"
"Robin Hood" by Henry Morley
If ever he should have a "spill"
Upon the grass or gravel,
Be sure of this, the saddle will
With Billy Vickers travel.
"Billy Vickers" by Henry Kendall
"Set on them, lads!" quo' Willie than,
"Fye, lads, set on them cruellie!
For ere they win to the Ritterford,
Mony a toom saddle there sall be!
"Jamie Telfer" by Andrew Lang
'I have lived by the saddle for years two score;
And if I must die on tree,
Then the old saddle tree, which has borne me of yore,
Is the properest timber for me.
"The Knight's Leap: A Legend of Altenar" by Charles Kingsley
Come ye, O come ye from the low and the high lands,
Saddle your horses and arm for the fray:
Far comes the call to the men of the islands:
England has need of her children today.
"Boot And Saddle" by Cicely Fox Smith
In news:
Muslim travelers say they're still saddled with 9/11 baggage.
South Street Seaport Developer General Growth Saddled With Debt, Doubts.
Saddled With Debt, Some Decide to Torch Vehicles.
Alford doesn't make many custom saddles these days but he does a lot of saddle repair.
Custom saddles help keep shop a busy one.
No more sex in the saddle or rocking through the night.
After several books, four kids, and a few marriages, Abigail Thomas gets back in the saddle.
As we noted a couple months ago when Spin debuted PUJOL's "DIY2K", poet/brainy philoso-punkster Daniel Pujol and his crew will release their Saddle Creek debut, United States of Being, on June 5.
Saddle Brook, N.J.-based Arrow Fastener Co.
A company called Avioninteriors is looking to sell its new Skyrider seating system that features saddle-style seats.
The Saddle That Invented the Stuntman PBS.
Ritchey to offer Monolink saddle and post.
Solid-state storage experts at Pentek Inc in Upper Saddle River, N.J.
I'm an eventer and have never ridden in a western saddle in my life, so I have no clue where to start.
New Mexico State University has released the results of research on roping and barrel saddle fit.
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In science:
Let us calculate the integrals by a saddle-point approximation.
Random Matrix Theory and Chiral Symmetry in QCD
For n = N/2 → ∞ the integrals can be evaluated by a saddle-point approximation.
Random Matrix Theory and Chiral Symmetry in QCD
The ﬁgure also shows the points (stars) where two solutions of the saddle-point equations of the σ -model coincide.
Random Matrix Theory and Chiral Symmetry in QCD
In terms of the effective theory, the saddle point is at U = 1.
Random Matrix Theory and Chiral Symmetry in QCD
At the saddle point, the chiral condensate is given by the expectation value of σ .
Random Matrix Theory and Chiral Symmetry in QCD
The saddle points are degenerate at the edge x = 2.
Characteristic polynomials of random matrices at edge singularities
P = eA, A = Z dt Ls.p., where Ls.p. is the value of the Lagrangian (9) at the saddle point tra jectory.
Instanton approach to the Langevin motion of a particle in a random potential
Next the same result is obtained by the saddle point method.
Probability density of determinants of random matrices
Set ξ = x/K and η = y/K and deﬁne f (z ) = ξ log(1 + z ) + (1 − ξ ) log(1 − z ) − t log z, which is the relevant function in the saddle point argument.
Non-intersecting Paths, Random Tilings and Random Matrices
The saddle points for every tl are solutions of f ′ (tc ) = 0,i.e.
Characteristic polynomials of real symmetric random matrices
III, we have shown that e∗ becomes a saddle or a spiral for most φ.
Mechanism of synchronization in a random dynamical system
Fig. 5 shows the behavior of particles near e∗ for constant φ when e∗ is saddle or spiral.
Mechanism of synchronization in a random dynamical system
Left column of three graphs are initial evolution of ensemble with φ = 0, where ﬁxed point at e∗ is saddle.
Mechanism of synchronization in a random dynamical system
Running coupling effects mean that the saddle point of χ is now a function of the scale t = log(k2/Λ2), ωs (t) = ¯αs (t)χm .
Diffusion corrections to the hard pomeron
This behaviour comes from two complex-valued saddle points having ω ∼ 1/√Y, whose exact magnitude is model dependent (Sec. 6).
Diffusion corrections to the hard pomeron
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