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Definition of Bound
Bound Bound, n.
1. A leap; an elastic spring; a jump.
A bound of graceful hardihood. --Wordsworth.
2. Rebound; as, the bound of a ball. --Johnson.
3. (Dancing) Spring from one foot to the other.
imp. & p. p. of Bind. BoundBound Bound, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Bounded; p. pr. & vb. n.
1. To limit; to terminate; to fix the furthest point of
extension of; -- said of natural or of moral objects; to
lie along, or form, a boundary of; to inclose; to
circumscribe; to restrain; to confine.
Where full measure only bounds excess. --Milton.
Phlegethon . . . Whose fiery flood the burning
empire bounds. --Dryden.
2. To name the boundaries of; as, to bound France. BoundBound Bound, v. i. [F. bondir to leap, OF. bondir, bundir, to
leap, resound, fr. L. bombitare to buzz, hum, fr. bombus a
humming, buzzing. See Bomb.]
1. To move with a sudden spring or leap, or with a succession
of springs or leaps; as the beast bounded from his den;
the herd bounded across the plain.
Before his lord the ready spaniel bounds. --Pope.
And the waves bound beneath me as a steed That knows
his rider. --Byron.
2. To rebound, as an elastic ball.
Bound Bound, v. t.
1. To make to bound or leap; as, to bound a horse. [R.]
2. To cause to rebound; to throw so that it will rebound; as,
to bound a ball on the floor. [Collog.]
BoundBound Bound, a. [Past p. of OE. bounen to prepare, fr. boun
ready, prepared, fr. Icel. b[=u]inn, p. p. of b[=u]a to
dwell, prepare; akin to E. boor and bower. See Bond, a.,
and cf. Busk, v.]
Ready or intending to go; on the way toward; going; -- with
to or for, or with an adverb of motion; as, a ship is bound
to Cadiz, or for Cadiz. ``The mariner bound homeward.'
Meaning of Bound from wikipedia
to: Bound variable Upper
bounds, observed limits
of mathematical functions Bound Brook
(Raritan River), a tributary...
- behavior. Every
atom is composed
of a nucleus
and one or more electrons bound
to the nucleus. The nucleus
is made of one or more protons
- Homeward Bound
: The Incredible Journey
is a 1993 American adventure comedy
film and a remake
of the 1963 film The Incredible
- from above
by that bound
, a set with a lower bound
is said to be bounded
by that bound
. The terms bounded above
below) are also used...
- of S, if such an element
exists. Consequently, the term greatest lower bound
(abbreviated as GLB) is also commonly
used. The supremum
is a 1996 American
neo-noir crime thriller
by the Wachowskis
in their feature
- drug's efficiency
may be affected
by the degree
it binds. The less bound
a drug is, the more efficiently
it can traverse
- In estimation theory
and statistics, the Cramér–Rao bound
(CRB), Cramér–Rao lower bound
(CRLB), Cramér–Rao inequality, Frechét–Darmois–Cramér–Rao inequality...
from the Tang dynasty until
20th century, and bound
feet were considered
a status symbol
as well as a mark of beauty. Foot binding...
- Outward Bound
is a non-profit organization which
and wilderness education
programs. Outward Bound
may also refer
to: Arts, entertainment...
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