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  Demon at AllExperts
Demons as described in the Tanakh are not the same as "demons" commonly known in popular or Christian culture.
The wilderness as the home of demons was regarded as the place whence such diseases as leprosy issued, and in cases of leprosy one of the birds set apart to be offered as an expiatory sacrifice was released, that it might carry the disease back to the desert (Leviticus 14:7, 52).
Demons have permeated the culture of children's animated television series; they are used in comic books as powerful adversaries in the horror, fantasy and superhero stories.
en.allexperts.com /e/d/de/demon.htm   (4675 words)

  
  Demon - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Demons as described in the Tanakh are not the same as "demons" commonly known in popular or Christian culture.
The wilderness as the home of demons was regarded as the place whence such diseases as leprosy issued, and in cases of leprosy one of the birds set apart to be offered as an expiatory sacrifice was released, that it might carry the disease back to the desert (Leviticus 14:7, 52).
Demons have permeated the culture of children's animated television series; they are used in comic books as powerful adversaries in the horror, fantasy and superhero stories.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Demon   (4465 words)

  
 Maxwell's demon - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Maxwell's demon is a character in an 1867 thought experiment by the Scottish physicist James Clerk Maxwell, meant to raise questions about the possibility of violating second law of thermodynamics.
Since the demon and the gas are interacting, we must consider the total entropy of the gas and the demon combined.
Maxwell Demon was the name of Brian Eno's first band, which was the inspiration for the name of a fictional character in the movie Velvet Goldmine.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Maxwell's_demon   (1896 words)

  
 Demon Dictionary
- (Enochian) One of the demonic rulers of the lunar mansions.
According to Wierius, this demon is the first monarch of hell and appears as a three headed beast.
Among the demons blamed for the demonic possessions of the nuns at Loudun.
www.horrorseek.com /horror/adoptademon/demonnames.html   (1396 words)

  
 Demon Possession
In Demon Possession and the Christian, C. Fred Dickason, the dean of Moody Bible Institute’s theology department, affirms that the weight of the evidence points in the direction that she was a genuine believer.
Just as it is possible that demonic as well as psychological factors could be involved in alleged UFO encounters, past-life recall, apparitions of Mary, and so forth, so in the case of Christians being delivered of demons.
It seems that demons would be capable of producing certain audible, mental, and bodily phenomena from a position external to the Christian in order to create the illusion that the Christian is, in fact, possessed.
www.inplainsite.org /html/demon_possession.html   (4533 words)

  
 Demon - WoWWiki   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Demons are also a special sub-class of of the overall category of demons.
True demons are unlikely to associate with devils, daemons or demodands, that is they are rarely found working together, unless under the guidance of a powerful leader.
Fel boars - Fel boars are boars corrupted by resident demons in Outland.
www.wowwiki.com /Demon   (771 words)

  
 demon@Everything2.com
Demon is a company which designs and manufacturers high-performance carburetors for the aftermarket auto parts industry.
It's not a demon unless you handle it a certain way (not to say a person's problems are not worthy of the empathy demons recieve- these are just the paramaters for this particular word held by the state of mind that employs it).
A demon could make a gangster go to Harvard, a bad high school wrestler college champion, a platoon sergeant petition for their war's memorial, or a victim of rape start a coalition to stop it.
everything2.com /index.pl?node=demon   (2953 words)

  
 Demon WP Cyper WP Insecticide, Pesticide
Demon WP, Cynoff WP or Cyper WP will leave a film-like residue (a powdery substance that looks like a film) that is visible against dark surfaces, because of its wettable powder formulation.
Demon WP, Cyper WP and Cynoff WP are classified as a long-term residuals.
Demon WP, Cyper WP or Cynoff WP are odorless.
www.doyourownpestcontrol.com /SPEC/pick-demonwp1.htm   (546 words)

  
 The Demons of Caelereth
The term "Demons" in the human sense includes all supernatural or unnatural beings that are said to be summoned by magical or divine means and are of evil intent per se.
Demon Lords are said to be creatures of myth only, who are endowed with the powers of half-gods or even of Gods and are direct subordinates to the will of the Dark One.
High Demons are said to have a will of their own and show some considerable intelligence and often are extraordinary in strength and power.
www.santharia.com /bestiary/demon.htm   (2967 words)

  
 The Talk.Origins Archive Post of the Month: February 2002
Maxwell's demon was shown to fail by Szilard who showed that the demon needed to use light (and expend energy) to determine a fast molecule from a slow one.
Morton's demon was a demon who sat at the gate of my sensory input apparatus and if and when he saw supportive evidence coming in, he opened the gate.
Morton's demon makes it possible for a person to have his own set of private facts which others are not privy to, allowing the YEC to construct a theory which is perfectly supported by the facts which the demon lets through the gate.
www.talkorigins.org /origins/postmonth/feb02.html   (1208 words)

  
 Demon
They include those demons who were cast out of heaven together with Lucifer, as well as pagan deities branded as demons by the church.
The possibility of sex with demons was denied before the twelfth century, but by the later Middle Ages belief in sexually voracious demons in alluring male or female form who preyed on sleeping men and women (see Incubus, Succubus) become widely accepted.
It was held that demons could be expelled or kept at bay by the ritual of exorcism, or by the use of certain prayers, or a special charm, or by wearing an amulet or talisman.
www.occultopedia.com /d/demon.htm   (2539 words)

  
 ~ Demon Possession ~
The whole issue of demon possession is not as simple as some may think.
It may turn out to be what you initially thought was an instance of demon possession may in fact be nothing more than a case of mental, emotional, or physiological disturbance.
Now while much more can be said on demon possession, it is important that you as a believer recognize that while demons can bug you, harass you, and zap you, they cannot possess you.
mysite.verizon.net /thetruth77/demonpossession.html   (497 words)

  
 Demon - Doom Wiki
The preferred weapon against Demons for many Doom players is the chainsaw; the Demon is unable to attack the player when being struck with the chainsaw, and furthermore the chainsaw does not use up any ammunition.
In monster infighting, healthy Demons are able to make short work of former humans and Imps, and are generally the easiest monster to trick into attacking other enemies.
Demons actually appear to be considerably less intelligent (and/or more oblivious) than Imps, as they often run around for quite a long time aimlessly before attacking the player.
doom.wikia.com /wiki/Demon   (334 words)

  
 Demons Index: Hard Truth / Wake Up America
Demons are the disembodied spirits of the Gibborim.
The Gibborim are the 'Mighty Men of Renown' created by the Watchers when they left their heavenly abode and came down to the daughters of men and produced the 'Mighty Men of Renown' as recorded in Genesis Chapter 6:4 of the Old Testament.
Demons Are the Disembodied Spirits of the Nephilim.
www.theforbiddenknowledge.com /hardtruth/demonsindex.htm   (1207 words)

  
 Creation Science, Morton's Demon
Maxwell's demon was shown to fail by Szilard who showed that the demon needed to use light (and expend energy) to determine a fast molecule from a slow one.
Morton's demon was a demon who sat at the gate of my sensory input apparatus and if and when he saw supportive evidence coming in, he opened the gate.
Morton's demon makes it possible for a person to have his own set of private facts which others are not privy to, allowing the YEC to construct a theory which is perfectly supported by the facts which the demon lets through the gate.
www.answersincreation.org /mortond.htm   (1363 words)

  
 Demonic posession and exorcism
Christianity has historically taught that Satan and his hordes of demons roam about the world attempting to harm, harass, and destroy humans.
There are many dozens of passages in the Christian Scriptures that describe the belief that demons can indwell or possess a human being and cause them to behave strangely.
He is recorded as having cured numerous sick people by banishing one or more demons from their body.
www.religioustolerance.org /chr_exor.htm   (321 words)

  
 demon - Search Results - MSN Encarta
Demon, supernatural being, spirit, or force capable of influencing human lives, usually by evil means.
Demons have played a role in the traditions...
Demon : depiction in art: Fuseli’s The Nightmare
encarta.msn.com /encnet/refpages/search.aspx?q=demon   (150 words)

  
 Maxwell's Demon   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Maxwell's Demon is an imaginary creature that the mathematician James Clerk Maxwell created to contradict the second law of thermodynamics.
Another possible action of the demon is that he can observe the molecules and only open the door if a molecule is approaching the trap door from the right.
And the demon itself (plus the trap door mechanism) would gain entropy from the gas as it moved the trap door.
www.auburn.edu /~smith01/notes/maxdem.htm   (470 words)

  
 Demon - Memory Alpha, the Star Trek Wiki
Demon (mythology), various mythological demons that have been referenced.
The Demon with the Golden Voice, an ancient Talaxian folktale.
This is a disambiguation page; that is, one that points to other pages that might otherwise have the same name.
www.memory-alpha.org /en/wiki/Demon   (130 words)

  
 Warcraft III - Night Elves -> Units -> Demon Hunter   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
They wield demonically charged warblades in battle and even call upon demonic energies to augment their formidable combat skills.
The Demon Hunter is one of the toughest melee Heroes and also has the Mana Burn ability, which instantly takes away mana from enemy Heroes that could be otherwise used against you.
The Demon Hunter is weak against Dread Lord's Sleep and the Keeper of the Grove's Entangle but can use units to wake him from Sleep and can use Moon Wells to heal after Entangling Roots.
www.battle.net /war3/nightelf/units/demonhunter.shtml   (1236 words)

  
 Asmodeos, evil demon
undisputed and infinitely evil king of the demons in Hebrew mythology, with three heads (one a bull's, one a ram's, and one a man's or ogre), goose or cock's feet, a snake tail, and riding a fire-breathing lion.
He was thought to be the son of Naamah and the husband of Lilith, the queen of the demons, but in The Devil's Own Dear Son, by James Branch Cabell, he is instead said to be the son of Lilith, fathered by Sammael.
He was a very busy demon, being the overseer of all the gambling houses in the court of Hell and the general spreader of dissipation.
www.occultopedia.com /a/asmodeos.htm   (1930 words)

  
 demon - a definition from Whatis.com
A demon (also see daemon which has a somewhat similar meaning) is a program or process, part of a larger program or process, that is dormant until a certain condition occurs and then is initiated to do its processing.
An AI program might include a number of demons, one or more of which might become active when a new piece of knowledge was acquired by the AI program.
A second example of a demon may be found in personal computer help systems, games, or any application where, when a program so determines by the state of the user interactions with the program, a "popup" window and program is introduced to the user for help, a clue, or a small calculation.
whatis.techtarget.com /definition/0,,sid9_gci211932,00.html   (261 words)

  
 Amazon.com: Demon: Books: John Varley   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Demon, the conclusion of the Gaean trilogy, is in my opinion the most satisfying of the three.
Gaea's godhood has finally driven her completely insane, and she has decided that all the world should be a film of her devising, that she is the arch-villain, and that it can only end with a hero coming to kill her.
"Demon" is one of those books that seems to have its own soundtrack, as your mind fills with a swirl of dramatic music repeatedly through this book, which is the cinematic equivalent of a great science fiction adventure movie.
www.amazon.com /Demon-John-Varley/dp/0441142672   (1975 words)

  
 Mighty Demons Carburetors — Review, Overview — Hot Rod Magazine
The Mighty Demon has all the regular Demon features (billet base plate and metering blocks, Concentra-Cast venturi, float-bowl sights), but does not come with a choke or choke horn.
This cutaway carb reveals the basic Demon construction, including billet baseplate and metering blocks and the venturi that are cast concentric with the booster centerline.
Here's the other main difference between a Race Demon and a Mighty: As you can see here, the bare Race Demon body reveals brass nuts (that require a special tool) that can be removed to alter the boosters.
www.hotrod.com /techarticles/engine/113_0205_mighty_demons_carburetors   (554 words)

  
 CATHOLIC ENCYCLOPEDIA: Demons
But though the word demon is now practically restricted to this sinister sense, it was otherwise with the earlier usage of the Greek writers.
In the Greek of the New Testament and in the language of the early Fathers, the word was already restricted to the sinister sense, which was natural enough, now that even the higher gods of the Greeks had come to be regarded as devils.
We have a curious instance of the confusion caused by the ambiguity and variations in the meaning of the word, in the case of the celebrated "Daemon" of Socrates.
www.newadvent.org /cathen/04710a.htm   (537 words)

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