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Overview page. Subjects: Biblical Studies.

A soldier who ran ahead of the main body of troops as a scout; often John the Baptist is so regarded, as is implied in Matt. 11: 10, in that he preceded Jesus and prepared his way. But in...

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forerunner

in New Oxford Rhyming Dictionary

January 2012; p ublished online May 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 20 words.

Corunna, front-runner, gunner, oner, punner, runner, scunner, stunner • columnar • guv'nor • forerunner • roadrunner • gunrunner

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forerunner

in Oxford Dictionary of Rhymes

January 2007; p ublished online January 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 20 words.

Corunna, front-runner, gunner, oner, punner, runner, scunner, stunner • columnar • guv'nor • forerunner • roadrunner • gunrunner

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forerunner

Overview page. Subjects: Biblical Studies.

A soldier who ran ahead of the main body of troops as a scout; often John the Baptist is so regarded, as is implied in Matt. 11: 10, in that he preceded Jesus and prepared his way. But in...

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fore-runner <i>n</i>

David Crystal.

in The Oxford Dictionary of Original Shakespearean Pronunciation

March 2016; p ublished online October 2016 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Shakespeare Studies and Criticism. 5 words.

ˌfɔ:ɹ-ˈrɤnǝɹ

sp fore-runner3

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Forerunners of Russian Cosmism

George M. Young.

in The Russian Cosmists

July 2012; p ublished online September 2012 .

Chapter. Subjects: Religious Studies. 3738 words.

This chapter discusses forerunners of the Cosmists and their ideas, including: Vasily Karazin’s proposals for weather control; Alexander Radischev’s sense of man’s continuing evolution; the...

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Forerunner

Overview page. Subjects: Literature.

Was a quarterly published in Hawkes Bay 1909–14 by the Havelock Work, an esoteric religious and cultural group inspired by the writings of Annie Besant, Rudolf Steiner and William Morris....

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forerunner

W. R. F. Browning.

in A Dictionary of the Bible

January 2009; p ublished online January 2010 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Biblical Studies. 78 words.

A soldier who ran ahead of the main body of troops as a scout; often *John the Baptist is

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forerunner

W. R. F. Browning.

in A Dictionary of the Bible

May 2011; p ublished online October 2012 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Religious Studies; Biblical Studies. 78 words.

A soldier who ran ahead of the main body of troops as a scout; often John the Baptist is so

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Forerunner

Stephen Hamilton.

in The Oxford Companion to New Zealand Literature

January 1998; p ublished online January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Studies - World. 93 words.

was a quarterly published in Hawkes Bay 1909–14 by the Havelock Work, an esoteric religious and cultural group inspired by

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Historical forerunners of policy analysis in Germany

Klaus von Beyme.

in Policy analysis in Germany

July 2013; p ublished online January 2014 .

Chapter. Subjects: Social Movements and Social Change. 4540 words.

This chapter deals with the historical forerunners of modern policy analysis in Germany, and their imprints on the discipline today. In the early 17th century, Germany turned into a...

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The Forerunners

George Herbert.

Edited by F. E. Hutchinson.

in The Works of George Herbert

Primary Text.

THe harbingers are come. See, see their mark;

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Competing with Illustrious Forerunners: Browne, Borges, and Bioy Casares

Gareth Wood.

in Javier Marías's Debt to Translation

May 2012; p ublished online September 2012 .

Chapter. Subjects: Literature. 13069 words.

This chapter takes on further close reading of Marías's translations, on this occasion another of the substantial projects of his early career, translating Sir Thomas Browne. Initially, the...

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The Legal Findings of Crimes against Humanity in the <i>Al-Dujail</i> Judgments of the Iraqi High Tribunal: A Forerunner for the ICC?

Bernhard Kuschnik.

in Chinese Journal of International Law

July 2008; p ublished online June 2008 .

Journal Article. Subjects: International Law. 13916 words.

The Iraqi High Tribunal's (IHT) trial-and-appeal judgments in Al-Dujail against Saddam Hussein et al. contain surprisingly detailed findings in international criminal law dogmatic,...

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The Forerunner of All Things

Maria Heim.

October 2013; p ublished online January 2014 .

Book. Subjects: Buddhism. 256 pages.

This book treats systematically the ethical thought of the fifth-century CE Theravāda Buddhist thinker Buddhaghosa. It focuses on an important equivalence in Buddhist thought that...

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Unravelling The Mystery of Crystals: The Forerunners

André Authier.

in Early Days of X-ray Crystallography

August 2013; p ublished online September 2013 .

Chapter. Subjects: Crystallography. 22528 words.

This chapter recounts the early attempts at guessing the inner structure of crystals. The Ancients thought quartz was the result of the congelation of water. The first to think that the...

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Forerunners of the Early Methodist Band Meeting

Kevin M. Watson.

in Pursuing Social Holiness

January 2014; p ublished online April 2014 .

Chapter. Subjects: Religious Studies. 11207 words.

This chapter describes the background of John Wesley’s distinct version of the band meeting. The deep background of the Wesleyan bands is Philipp Jakob Spener’s collegia pietatis and...

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497PTriple negative breast cancer and androgen receptor expression: a forerunner for a novel hormonal approach

P. Chelakkot G, R. Ravind, S.N. Vijayan, S. K, S. V S and K. Pavithran.

in Annals of Oncology

December 2015; p ublished online December 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Medical Oncology. 288 words.

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Studies in the history of probability and statistics XLIV A forerunner of the <i>t</i>-distribution

J. PFANZAGL and O. SHEYNIN.

in Biometrika

December 1996; p ublished online December 1996 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Probability and Statistics. 0 words.

The t-distribution first occurred in a paper by Lüroth (1876) on the classical theory of errors in connection with a Bayesian result.

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Thyroid Profile of Term Appropriate for Gestational Age Neonates in Nigeria: A Forerunner to Screening for Congenital Hypothyroidism

Kayode A. Adeniran, Angela A. Okolo and Ambrose N. Onyiriuka.

in Journal of Tropical Pediatrics

October 2010; p ublished online January 2010 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Paediatrics. 1834 words.

Thyroid hormones in normal quantity are vital for physical growth and mental development during fetal and postnatal life. The available publications in Sub-Saharan Africa on the thyroid...

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