Ricker
Ricker \Rick"er\, n. A stout pole for use in making a rick, or for a spar to a boat. [1913 Webster]

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  • ricker — rick·er …   English syllables

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  • Ricker College — was a small college located in Houlton, Maine. It opened in 1848 and closed in 1978.It began as Houlton Academy in 1848, before being subsequently renamed Ricker Classical Institute in 1887. It became Ricker Junior College in 1934 and operated as …   Wikipedia

  • Ricker model — The Ricker model, named after Bill Ricker, is a classic discrete population model which gives the expected number a t +1 (or density) of individuals in generation t + 1 as a function of the number of individuals in the previous generation,: a… …   Wikipedia

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