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Definition of Urn
UrnUrn Urn, n. [OE. urne, L. urna; perhaps fr. urere to burn, and
sop called as being made of burnt clay (cf. East): cf. F.
1. A vessel of various forms, usually a vase furnished with a
foot or pedestal, employed for different purposes, as for
holding liquids, for ornamental uses, for preserving the
ashes of the dead after cremation, and anciently for
holding lots to be drawn.
A rustic, digging in the ground by Padua, found an
urn, or earthen pot, in which there was another urn.
His scattered limbs with my dead body burn, And once
more join us in the pious urn. --Dryden.
2. Fig.: Any place of burial; the grave.
Or lay these bones in an unworthy urn, Tombless,
with no remembrance over them. --Shak.
3. (Rom. Antiq.) A measure of capacity for liquids,
containing about three gallons and a haft, wine measure.
It was haft the amphora, and four times the congius.
4. (Bot.) A hollow body shaped like an urn, in which the
spores of mosses are contained; a spore case; a theca.
5. A tea urn. See under Tea.
Urn mosses (Bot.), the order of true mosses; -- so called
because the capsules of many kinds are urn-shaped.
Meaning of Urn from wikipedia
- A Uniform Resource
) is a Uniform Resource Identifier
(URI) that uses the urn
are globally unique persistent identifiers
- An urn
is a vase, often
with a cover, with a typically narrowed
body and a footed
as an "urn
", as opposed...
- An urn
is a vase-like container. Urn
to: Urn problem
of probability theory Urn
(album), an album
by Ne Obliviscaris
The acronym URN
- The Ashes urn
is a small urn
made of terracotta
10.5 cm high, believed
of a burnt cricket
bail. It was presented
- "Ode on a Grecian Urn
" is a poem written
by the English Romantic
poet John Keats
in May 1819, first published anonymously
of the Fine Arts for...
- In probability
and statistics, an urn problem
is an idealized mental exercise
of real interest
(such as atoms, people, cars, etc...
- small urn
by a group
of Melbourne women including Florence
Morphy, whom Bligh married within
a year. The contents
of the urn
- In statistics, a Pólya urn model
as a Pólya urn scheme
as Pólya's urn
), named after George
Pólya, is a type of statistical
is the third studio album
by Australian metal
band Ne Obliviscaris, released
27, 2017 via Season
of Mist. It was released
- uniform resource
) by prefixing
it with "urn
:ISSN:". For example, Rail could
to as "urn
:ISSN:0953-4563". URN namespaces
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