Barwise Bar"wise`, adv. (Her.) Horizontally. [1913 Webster]

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  • Barwise — This interesting surname of English origin is a locational name from the hamlet of Barwise in Westmorland, deriving from the Old English pre 7th Century beorgas meaning hills . The placename is recorded as Berwis (1235, 1490) in The Register of… …   Surnames reference

  • barwise — /bahr wuyz /, adj. Heraldry. (of a charge or charges) transversely across an escutcheon, in the manner of a bar. Also, barways /bahr wayz /. [BAR1 + WISE] * * * …   Universalium

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  • Barwise prize — The Barwise prize was established in 2002 by the American Philosophical Association, in conjunction with the APA Committee on Philosophy and Computers, on the basis of a proposal from the International Association for Computing and Philosophy for …   Wikipedia

  • Barwise compactness theorem — In mathematical logic, the Barwise compactness theorem, named after Jon Barwise, is a generalization of the usual compactness theorem for first order logic to a certain class of infinitary languages. It was stated and proved by Barwise in… …   Wikipedia

  • Jon Barwise — Kenneth Jon Barwise (June 29, 1942 March 5, 2000) was a U.S. mathematician, philosopher and logician who proposed some fundamental revisions to the way that logic is understood and used.Born in Independence, Missouri to Kenneth T. and Evelyn, he… …   Wikipedia

  • Mark Alton Barwise — (born 1881) was the only publicly practicing member of the Spiritualist religion known to have been elected to a state office in the United States. Born in Chester, Maine of a medianistic mother, Barwise became an attorney and nationally… …   Wikipedia

  • Jon Barwise — Kenneth Jon Barwise (* 29. Juni 1942 in Independence (Missouri); † 5. März 2000 in Bloomington, Indiana) war ein US amerikanischer Mathematiker und Philosoph, der sich mit mathematischer Logik beschäftigte. Leben und Wirken Barwise studierte… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

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