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Word: myriad

Definition: very large number; ADJ. CF. ten thousand


Sentences Containing 'myriad'

A myriad of geoglyphs, petroglyphs and pictographs attest the presence of ancient cultures in the area.
All of the images, sounds, written accounts, and a myriad more items of cultural documentation await researchers at the Archive of Folk Culture, where more than 4,000 collections, assembled over the years from "many workers" embody the very heart and soul of the national traditional life and the cultural life of communities from many regions of the world.
Apart from allowing the investigation of terahertz-frequency ultrasound, the SASER is also likely to find myriad uses in optoelectronics (electronic devices that detect and control light — as a method of transmitting a signal from an end to the other, e.g. fiber optics) as a method of signal modulation and/or transmission.
As part of the new company structure, Myriad now also offers products and services for Mobile Operators, including: History of Purple Labs.
As research in the field of educational data mining has continued to grow, a myriad of data mining techniques have been applied to a variety of educational contexts.
Beginning in the early 2000s, Willner produced guitar-based ambient music using multiple pseudonyms (Lars Blek, Porte, Cordouan, James Larsson) through his own Garmonbozia label, and performed alongside fellow Swedish musicians such as Andreas Tilliander, Sarah Nyberg Pergament (alias Action Biker), and longtime friend Johan Skön. Willner began recording music under The Field moniker in 2003 as a platform to combine his early affinity for pop artists like Lionel Richie, Kate Bush, and The Four Tops with a myriad of more recent influences ranging from shoegaze bands like Slowdive and My Bloody Valentine to 1990s ambient electronica such as Seefeel and the projects of Wolfgang Voigt (largely the acclaimed albums under Voigt's Gas handle).
Blue Blouse theatre incorporated a myriad of different artistic mediums of performance as well as talents such as dancing and singing to create dynamic performances with identifiable acts.
Burnett began his tenure as a member of the Kansas City jazz community by going to local jam sessions; and then, he volunteered his time and services to the non-profit entity, Alaadeen Enterprises, Inc., from 2002–2007 for free while performing a myriad of essential administrative duties, arranging music and also serving as a participating Board Member of that organization.
Ceremonies usually have only male participants and are for a myriad of reasons including; feeding a particular god, a fertility rite, to help with agriculture, and frequently in response to illness.
Charles Evans(1850-1935), supported by a myriad people, wrote the first book on the history of printing and books, from Colonial times to the Federal Era, entitled "American Bibliography".
Contaminated water can result in a myriad of serious consequences for human health.
Export markets received this same vehicle under a myriad of alternative names: Almera in Europe and Brunei; Pulsar in Australasia; Sentra in Indonesia, Malaysia, the Philippines and Taiwan; plus Sunny in Hong Kong, Singapore, Thailand and the Middle East. Bluebird Sylphy was made available in a single body style, a four-door sedan.
Foolish though she may have appeared at times—dropping a suitcase full of French resistance papers all over the sidewalk and scrambling to gather them up—her deep engagement with both the theory and practice of caritas, in all its myriad forms, functions as the unifying force of her life and thought.
For over five decades, La Maison Française has served as a major forum for French-American cultural and intellectual exchange, offering contemporary perspectives on myriad French and Francophone issues.
From the old to the young, there are myriad stories of the giant and sometimes scary metal man that are secure in the collective memories of the area of Syracuse.
However, the £23.9 million deal lead to serious financial situation of Myriad.
If you are acquainted with the principle, what do you care for a myriad instances and applications?
In his trip, Balthasar travels through the Ottoman Empire, to Italy, and London, while experiencing a myriad of problems due to the accursed book.
In regard to Dhanush's performance, it wrote: "His myriad emotions elevate the movie to a great extent".
It is worth noting that a pataphor is not the traditional metaphorical conceit but rather a set of metaphor built upon an initial metaphor, obscuring its own origin rather than reiterating the same analogy in myriad ways.
Just as maladroit as his adult self is, Gadget Boy was usually bailed out of situations by the more practical Heather, though he was also helped greatly by his myriad high-tech gadgets and extendable arms and legs.
Many music rooms bear evidence of this in a myriad of small holes.
Mr. Eban was a member of Myriad, (a chamber ensemble formed by members of the Cleveland Orchestra) for seven years, and has often traveled to Eastern Europe to perform and teach as a visiting artist of the European Mozart Foundation.
Myriad Group is a French/Swiss software company in the mobile phone sector.
She managed to teach and administer at the university, remain involved in myriad organizations, oversee the home and family, and take care of a number of duties for her husband’s research, while he resumed collecting, lecturing, and meeting with publishers and funders.
Stephen Dunford was appointed as Myriad's new Chief Executive Officer on 4 December 2012.
The eighth level pits Chun against a lone Otapyon alien; the player's strategy requires purposely allowing the Otapyon to shadow his jumps with the intention of guiding the unsuspecting Otapyon across the level's myriad platforms and into the doorway.
The enigmatic depiction of the dog has led to myriad interpretations of Goya's intentions.
The FFRF also alleged that "the defendant officials 'engage in myriad activities, such as making public appearances and giving speeches, throughout the United States, intended to promote and advocate for funding for faith-based organizations."
The Industrial Internet aims to bring together the advances of two transformative revolutions: the myriad machines, facilities, fleets and networks that arose from the Industrial Revolution, and the more recent powerful advances in computing, information and communication systems brought to the fore by the Internet Revolution.
The lowest parts of the four columns of Bernini's Baldachin have a helical groove, and the middle and upper sections of the columns are covered in olive and bay branches, which are populated with a myriad of bees and small putti.
The myriad bodies of authority meant that there was “continuing confusion among civic groups, design professionals, and the public concerning how these critical decisions would be made” (Sagalyn 2006, p239), and that the project became more politicized as time progressed.
The prefix "myria-", ten thousand, denoting a factor of , originated from the Greek μύριοι ("mýrioi"), that is, myriad, for ten thousand, and the prefixes "demi-" and "double-", denoting a factor of and 2, respectively, were parts of the original metric system adopted by France in 1795.
The program served as a vehicle to share ideas and possible solutions to the myriad of complex issues facing the world of trade.
The remaining Trio partners settled quickly on John Stewart, a 21-year-old member of the Cumberland Three, one of the myriad of groups that sprang up hoping to imitate the Kingston Trio's success.
These two categories of parts are then typically assembled into bodies which can be mounted onto chassis which have often been variations of those used in a myriad of truck applications.
To date, Harrison has worked with a myriad of companies at different stages from their initial funding through growth and additional financing including: As an evolution of BHV, he launched the BHV Entrepreneurship Fund to focus on early-stage venture capital. The Entrepreneurship Fund is focused on providing strategic capital to start-ups and start-overs with a Media, Technology and Entertainment focus.
Together, they graduated from the "Academy", a training facility headed by Al, a free-spirited special agent who brought the duo together, and fight international crime and a myriad of villains as a pair of savvy, well-trained spies.
When the sun withdraws the sand ceases to flow, but in the morning the streams will start once more and branch and branch again into a myriad of others.
While there are a myriad of different Avant-garde sub-genres that came about during its popularity in America, the four sub-genres that played the biggest roles in American Popular Culture are Dadaism, Abstract Expressionism, Minimalism, and Pop Art.

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