What is stein?

  • (noun): Experimental expatriate United States writer (1874-1946).
    Synonyms: Gertrude Stein
    See also — Additional definitions below

Some articles on stein:

Stein, Skye - Local Area
... The village of Dunvegan lies approximately 5 miles south along the B888 road ... Near the junction of this road with the A850, just 6 kilometres (3.7 mi) from Stein is the Fairy Bridge ...
Captain Louie - Background
... in the 1980s, Meridee Stein, the founder and artistic director of the First All Children's Theater, brought to Schwartz the idea of adapting Keats' book with her husband Anthony ... In 2005, Stein and Schwartz expanded the musical to 65-minutes after various workshops ... played Off-Broadway at the York Theatre Company in 2005 with Meridee Stein again directing ...
Stein's Unbiased Risk Estimate
... In statistics, Stein's unbiased risk estimate (SURE) is an unbiased estimator of the mean-squared error of "a nearly arbitrary, nonlinear biased estimator." In other words, it provides an indication of the accuracy ... The technique is named after its discoverer, Charles Stein ...
Stein (journal)
... Stein is a Norwegian scientific journal on "popular geology." The name "Stein" comes from the Norwegian word for "stone" ...
Sidney H. Stein
... Stein (born 1945) is a United States federal judge ... Born in Passaic, New Jersey, Stein was a New York Army National Guard from 1969 to 1975 ... On January 11, 1995, Stein was nominated by President Bill Clinton to a seat on the United States District Court for the Southern District of New York vacated by ...

More definitions of "stein":

  • (noun): A mug intended for serving beer.
    Synonyms: beer mug

Famous quotes containing the word stein:

    Disillusionment in living is finding that no one can really ever be agreeing with you completely in anything.
    —Gertrude Stein (1874–1946)

    There is no passion more dominant and instinctive in the human spirit than the need of the country to which one belongs.... The time comes when nothing in the world is so important as a breath of one’s own particular climate. If it were one’s last penny it would be used for that return passage.
    —Gertrude Stein (1874–1946)

    Human beings are interested in two things. They are interested in the reality and interested in telling about it.
    —Gertrude Stein (1874–1946)