Definitions for "Rainbow"
Keywords:  raindrops, refracts, arc, shine, indigo
A bow or arch exhibiting, in concentric bands, the several colors of the spectrum, and formed in the part of the hemisphere opposite to the sun by the refraction and reflection of the sun's rays in drops of falling rain.
A Universal Match Corp. trademark whose matchcovers had an oily looking, multi-colored surface appearance, incorporated into the design of the advertiser. Introduced in 1979, over 290 varieties are known by collectors. Discontinued in 1987.
An arch of coloured light ill the sky, made by raindrops breaking up the white light of the sun into its component colours. The colours of the rainbow are, from the outer to the inner edge, red, orange, yellow, green, blue, indigo and violet. The radius of the bow is 42°. One or more narrow, faint supernumerary bows may be seen inside the main bow, touching it. A secondary bow, less bright than the primary bow, and with colours reversed, is often seen about 9° outside it.
Keywords:  flop, suit, flush, spade, impossible
A flop that contains three different suits, which means no flush can be made on the turn.
a duplicate-bridge movement for individual events in which, traditionally, the players sitting in different compass directions follow guide cards of different colors.
Small groups of cards with no two in the same suit.
Rainbow were a British Heavy Metal band formed by former Deep Purple guitarist Ritchie Blackmore in 1975. In addition to Blackmore, the band originally consisted of former Elf members lead singer Ronnie James Dio, keyboardist Mickey Lee Soule, bassist Craig Gruber, and drummer Gary Driscoll. Over the years Rainbow went through many lineup changes.
Rainbow is an album by Ayumi Hamasaki. It was released on December 18, 2002. This album featured more music producing from DAI (of Do As Infinity) and Crea (Hamasaki's producer pen name).
Rainbow (Радуга, pronounced: Raduga) is a fictional planet described in Far Rainbow by Arkady and Boris Strugatsky. This planet is a part of the so called Noon Universe and presents a planetwide experimental laboratory used by null-physicists (scientists working on null-T, a sort of teleportation used in the Noon Universe since the second half of XXII century). It isn't clear when it was discovered but, presumably, somewhere between 2146 and 2154 AD.
a package for the PC allowing file transfer and terminal access between Ethernet based PCs and Ethernet or X25 based hosts, via Coloured Book protocols, running over Pink Book protocol. Written by Edinburgh University. Of historical interest.
a celebration in heaven
a meeting of heaven and earth -- a bridge, and with all the colours
Keywords:  omen, luck, everything, pot, better
A rainbow is a great omen! It indicates that everything will get better.
An omen of good luck, whether there was a pot of gold at the end or not.
Rainbow is a developing paper based data storage technique first demonstrated by Indian student Sainul Abideen in November 2006§ion=0&article=88962&d=18&m=11&y=2006 "Data Can Now Be Stored on Paper" by M. A. Siraj, Arab News (published November 18, 2006; accessed November 29, 2006). Initial newspaper reports of the technology were debunked by multiple technical sources, although Abideen says those reports were based on a misunderstanding of the technology. Paper storage man misunderstood — The Inquirer article, 12 December 2006 (retrieved 15 December 2006.
Keywords:  arch, agers, mcdonald, ronald, saudi
a pretty arch
a pretty normal occurrence in Oregon, yet an unusual sight for someone in Saudi Arabia where the environment is generally warm and sunny
A distant cousin of Ronald McDonald's Golden Arches, this colorful companion has left the New Age in order to serve Earth's 10 percent; however, some New Agers continue to cling to its 70's identity, which may suggest they are residing in more than one closet.
Keywords:  yochai, noah, calamity, ark, smile
a smile from God
a symbol of God's protection from calamity (as it appears in the story of Noah's Ark), and so the actual meaning of this is that according to the belief, in those days the presence of Bar Yochai was enough to protect the people from calamity
Keywords:  cheever, updike, tale, novel, john
a very timely well-crafted tale that ranks in the class of a John Cheever or John Updike novel
Keywords:  itv, tuesdays, ran, fridays, went
Rainbow was a children's television series in the United Kingdom which ran twice weekly at 12.10pm on Tuesdays and Fridays on the ITV network, from 1972 to 1992. It was intended to develop language and number skills for pre-school children, and went on to win the Society of Film and Television Arts Award for Best Children's Programme in 1975.
Keywords:  illusory, chasing, hope
an illusory hope; "chasing rainbows"
Keywords:  myriads, pastel, chord, harmonic, tones
Crystal with transparent inclusions in several pastel tones.
a natural example of how a Full Harmonic Chord of tones can be differentiated into the myriads of its components or frequencies
A research group looking at graphics, mobile computing, HCI and autostereo systems.
a primitive example made by nature to illustrate this phenomenon and technology is in the process of making the atmosphere a huge reflective device such as you would see in a planetarium
Keywords:  manuever, flips, behind, front, heads
A manuever where a player flips the ball from behind them over their heads in front of them.
a continuum of hues which includes all the intermediate hues produced as each hue overlaps it's neighbor
Keywords:  metaphor, happens, perfect
a perfect metaphor for what happens
Keywords:  blessing, special
a special blessing
A field ploughed in curves to follow outline (ploughed rainbow).
Keywords:  wealthy, healthy, poor, sign, together
a sign that we are working together to help people around the world who are poor and are not as wealthy and as healthy as us
Keywords:  never, empty, vibration, reach, object
an apparently real object, but we can never reach it
a vibration that is never empty
an inherently temporary image, and to sustain it he is asking for active reciprocation
A return based on the performance of a basket whose best performing assets are weighted more heavily than those which perform less well. The underlying is typically a basket of sector or regional indices.
Keywords:  joke, trace, kill, phone, putting
Kill a trace by putting 120v into the phone line (joke)
Keywords:  enemy, aggression, axis, prepared, meet
Various plans prepared between 1939 and 1941 to meet Axis aggression involving more than one enemy.
Keywords:  scenarios, war, drawn, code, plans
Code name given to US war plans drawn up for various scenarios
Keywords:  ribbon, washes, hair, puts, nature
a ribbon that Nature puts on when she washes her hair
Keywords:  fun, child, read, book, your
a fun book to read to your child
Keywords:  bow, circle, observation, ground, above
a circle, and can only be observed in this form from a reference observation point above the bow (above the ground)
Keywords:  proportion, flood, sign, world, due
a sign that the world was due for a flood of the proportion
Keywords:  treat, special
a special treat
Keywords:  good, example
a good example of this