Ward

  • 1 Ward — may refer to:Common name for people* Ward (given name) * Ward (surname)Fictional characters* Luke Ward, character in the television program, The OC * Mycroft Ward, main antagonist from The Raw Shark Texts * Thomas Ward, main antagonist from The… …

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  • 2 Ward — bezeichnet: (4908) Ward, Asteroid des Hauptgürtels USS Ward (DD 139), US amerikanischer Zerstörer Ward (London), Verwaltungseinheit der City of London Ward (Verwaltungseinheit) eine Verwaltungseinheit in verschiedenen Staaten einen Vor und… …

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  • 3 Ward — Ward, n. [AS. weard, fem., guard, weard, masc., keeper, guard; akin to OS. ward a watcher, warden, G. wart, OHG. wart, Icel. v[ o]r[eth]r a warden, a watch, Goth. wards in da[ u]rawards a doorkeeper, and E. wary; cf. OF. warde guard, from the… …

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  • 4 Ward's — is an organization that has covered the automotive industry for over 80 years. They are responsible for several publications including, Ward s AutoWorld, and Ward s Dealer Business.History:1924 mdash; Cram Report is first published; this later… …

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  • 5 ward — / wȯrd/ n 1: a division of a city for representative, electoral, or administrative purposes 2 a: a person who by reason of incapacity (as minority or incompetency) is under the control of a guardian b: a person who by reason of incapacity is… …

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  • 6 Ward — Ward, AR U.S. city in Arkansas Population (2000): 2580 Housing Units (2000): 1075 Land area (2000): 3.894989 sq. miles (10.087974 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 3.894989 sq. miles (10.087974 sq …

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  • 7 Ward — Ward, Artemus Ward, Bernard Ward, James Ward, John Quincy Adams * * * (as used in expressions) Beecher, Henry Ward Howe, Julia Ward Julia Ward Ann Ward Ward, Barbara (Mary), baronesa Jackson (de Lodsworth) …

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  • 8 Ward — Ward, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Warded}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Warding}.] [OE. wardien, AS. weardian to keep, protect; akin to OS. ward?n to watch, take care, OFries. wardia, OHG. wart?n, G. warten to wait, wait on, attend to, Icel. var?a to guarantee… …

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  • 9 Ward — Ward, 1) James, engl. Maler, geb. 23. Okt. 1769 in London, gest. 23. Nov. 1859 in Cheshunt, war vornehmlich als Tierzeichner, aber auch als Schlachten und Genremaler tätig. Viele seiner Zeichnungen mit Tieren sind durch den Stich bekannt,… …

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  • 10 WARD (W. G.) — WARD WILLIAM GEORGE (1812 1882) Théologien et philosophe anglais, Ward se rattacha d’abord au mouvement tractarien, qui cherchait à renouveler l’Église anglicane, selon des vues proches de celles de Newman (1801 1890). Ward fut censuré pour avoir …

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  • 11 ward — [n1] district area, canton, department, diocese, division, parish, precinct, quarter, territory, zone; concepts 508,513 ward [n2] custody; person in one’s custody adopted child, care, charge, child, client, dependent, foster child, godchild,… …

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  • 12 -ward — (w[ e]rd), wards wards (w[ e]rdz). [AS. weard, weardes; akin to OS. & OFries. ward. OHG. wert, G. w[ a]rts, Icel. ver[eth]r, Goth. va[ i]r[thorn]s, L. vertere to turn, versus toward, and E. worth to become. [root]143. See {Worth}. v. i., and cf.… …

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  • 13 Ward — Ward, v. i. 1. To be vigilant; to keep guard. [1913 Webster] 2. To act on the defensive with a weapon. [1913 Webster] She redoubling her blows drove the stranger to no other shift than to ward and go back. Sir P. Sidney. [1913 Webster] …

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  • 14 Ward, AR — U.S. city in Arkansas Population (2000): 2580 Housing Units (2000): 1075 Land area (2000): 3.894989 sq. miles (10.087974 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 3.894989 sq. miles (10.087974 sq. km) FIPS …

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  • 15 Ward, CO — U.S. town in Colorado Population (2000): 169 Housing Units (2000): 82 Land area (2000): 0.569241 sq. miles (1.474328 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 0.569241 sq. miles (1.474328 sq. km) FIPS code …

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  • 16 Ward, SC — U.S. town in South Carolina Population (2000): 110 Housing Units (2000): 62 Land area (2000): 0.778374 sq. miles (2.015980 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 0.778374 sq. miles (2.015980 sq. km)… …

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  • 17 Ward, SD — U.S. town in South Dakota Population (2000): 41 Housing Units (2000): 22 Land area (2000): 0.284691 sq. miles (0.737345 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 0.284691 sq. miles (0.737345 sq. km) FIPS… …

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  • 18 ward — [wôrd] vt. [ME warden < OE weardian, to protect, guard, akin to OHG warten, to wait (see GUARD): E form and sense infl. by NormFr warder, to protect, keep (for OFr garder)] 1. to turn aside; fend off; parry: usually with off 2. Archaic to keep …

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  • 19 Ward|en — ward|en1 «WR duhn», noun, verb. –n. 1. the official in charge of a prison; head keeper. 2. an official who enforces certain laws and regulations: »an air raid warden. 3. = game warden. (Cf. ↑game warden) 4. = fire warden. 5. = churchwarden. (Cf.… …

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  • 20 ward|en — ward|en1 «WR duhn», noun, verb. –n. 1. the official in charge of a prison; head keeper. 2. an official who enforces certain laws and regulations: »an air raid warden. 3. = game warden. (Cf. ↑game warden) 4. = fire warden. 5. = churchwarden. (Cf.… …

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