napier napier  /ˈneɪ pi ər/

Definition(s):

  • (n) Scottish mathematician who invented logarithms; introduced the use of the decimal point in writing numbers (1550-1617)

News

  1. Trib Talk Replay: Mormons and race

    Trib Talk Replay: Mormons and race by Jennifer Napier-pearce The Salt Lake Tribune Published Jun 11, 2013 12:10PM MDT More than three decades after The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints lifted the ban on ordaining black men to the priesthood, racist attitudes linger within the LDS church, some black Mormons say. Trib Talk’s Jennifer Napier-Pearce on spoke with Marvin Perkins, Darron ...
    on June 12, 2013     Source: The Salt Lake Tribune

  2. Trib Talk: Mormons and race

    Trib Talk: Mormons and race by Jennifer Napier-pearce The Salt Lake Tribune Published Jun 11, 2013 11:22AM MDT More than three decades after The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints lifted the ban on ordaining black men to the priesthood, racist attitudes linger within the LDS church, some black Mormons say. Trib Talk’s Jennifer Napier-Pearce on Tuesday at 1 p.m. will speak with Marvin ...
    on June 11, 2013     Source: The Salt Lake Tribune

  3. Manning & Napier Exhibits at the Morningstar Investment Conference

    Manning & Napier is exhibiting at the 2013 annual Morningstar Investment Conference at the McCormick Place Convention Center in Chicago from Wednesday, June 12 through Friday, June 14.
    on June 11, 2013     Source: Business Wire via Yahoo! Finance

Quotes

  1. "With Daniel not touring Sri Lanka, it provides an opportunity for Ross to further develop his captaincy skills. Ross was vice-captain for a portion of last season and did a great job leading New Zealand to victory against Australia in Napier...
    on Jun 26, 2010 By: Mark Greatbatch Source: ESPN STAR Sports

  2. "It is going to be the same team that won our last test in Napier," captain Michael Vaughan said on Wednesday. "Hopefully it will be a similar performance and a similar result."
    on May 13, 2008 By: Michael Vaughan Source: International Herald Tribune

  3. "I played against Sachin on his tour in New Zealand in 1990 when he got that 80 or 90-odd at McLean Park in Napier. You could see then, as a youngster, he was a player of immense ability and talent," began Hadlee. "But you can't visualise...
    on Apr 2, 2009 By: Richard Hadlee Source: Hindustan Times

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periphery periphery
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