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  Copyright Symbol Webpage
Copyright Symbol webpage is to help anyone searching for information about the Copyright-C symbol (which is the Circle (C)).
Some people do not realise that with Copyright Symbol (the circle c), you do not need a specific copyright symbol font to make the circle with a c in it.
That is why, we have been so kind to make the copyright symbols below for you to use free of charge, including the circle P copyright image.
www.copyrightauthority.com /copyright-symbol   (1231 words)

  CLHS: System Class SYMBOL
Symbols are used for their object identity to name various entities in Common Lisp, including (but not limited to) linguistic entities such as variables and functions.
Operations on a symbol's value cell and function cell are sometimes described in terms of their effect on the symbol itself, but the user should keep in mind that there is an intimate relationship between the contents of those cells and the global variable or global function definition, respectively.
Symbols are used as identifiers for lexical variables and lexical function definitions, but in that role, only their object identity is significant.
www.lisp.org /HyperSpec/Body/syscla_symbol.html   (744 words)

 New Symbol Launched to Warn Public About Radiation Dangers
The new symbol is aimed at alerting anyone, anywhere to the potential dangers of being close to a large source of ionizing radiation, the result of a five-year project conducted in 11 countries around the world.
The symbol was tested with different population groups - mixed ages, varying educational backgrounds, male and female - to ensure that its message of "danger - stay away" was crystal clear and understood by all.
The symbol is intended for IAEA Category 1, 2 and 3 sources defined as dangerous sources capable of death or serious injury, including food irradiators, teletherapy machines for cancer treatment and industrial radiography units.
www.iaea.org /NewsCenter/News/2007/radiationsymbol.html   (500 words)

  Symbol Technologies Files a Lawsuit Against Intermec Technologies for Wireless Patent Infringement   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Symbol now believes it would be inappropriate to carry on such a commercial relationship with Intermec given the outstanding litigation between the two companies.
Symbol is recognized as a pioneer in laser bar code scanning technology, and currently holds more than 250 patents in the field of laser bar code scanning.
Symbol is seeking a permanent injunction against Intermec's use of Symbol's patented technologies, and monetary damages for prior use.
legacy.symbol.com /news/pressreleases/intermec_ip.html   (922 words)

  symbol. The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition. 2001-05
Although the drawings at Altamira are considered symbolic in one sense (i.e., a drawn reindeer is the symbol for a live reindeer), they are said not to be symbols in another more common sense, since they are partially iconic.
Religious symbolism is best known in its more ancient form from the discoveries of archaeologists; this is especially important in the study of Egyptian religion, in which the symbol of the god often appeared more frequently than the likeness of the god himself.
In Judaism and Christianity religious symbolism is important, notably in the prophetic passages in the Bible and in the uses of public worship (see, for example, candle; incense; liturgy; sacrament; see also iconography).
www.bartleby.com /65/sy/symbol.html   (493 words)

  Symbol - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
A symbol can be a material object whose shape or origin is related, by nature or convention, to the thing it represents: for instance, the cross is the main symbol of Christianity, and the scepter is a traditional symbol of royal power.
More often, a symbol is a conventional written or printed sign (specifically, a glyph), usually standing for anything other than a sound (symbols for sounds are usually called graphemes, letters, logograms, diacritics, etc.).
The discipline of semiotics studies symbols and symbol systems in general; semantics is specifically concerned with the main meaning of words or other linguistic units.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Symbol   (1319 words)

 List of elements by symbol - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
This is a list of chemical elements by symbol, including the current symbols used to identify the chemical elements as recognized by the International Union of Pure and Applied Chemistry, as well as proposed and historical symbols.
Also given is each element's atomic number, atomic mass or most stable isotope, group and period numbers on the periodic table, and origin of the symbol if not obvious from the current name of the element.
The symbol and name were later used for element 101.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/List_of_elements_by_symbol   (715 words)

 CLHS: System Class SYMBOL
Symbols are used for their object identity to name various entities in Common Lisp, including (but not limited to) linguistic entities such as variables and functions.
Operations on a symbol's value cell and function cell are sometimes described in terms of their effect on the symbol itself, but the user should keep in mind that there is an intimate relationship between the contents of those cells and the global variable or global function definition, respectively.
Symbols are used as identifiers for lexical variables and lexical function definitions, but in that role, only their object identity is significant.
www.lispworks.com /documentation/HyperSpec/Body/t_symbol.htm   (744 words)

 Spiritual Empowerment Symbols   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Each symbol has its own specific vibration and by connecting with the symbol we are able to access and align with that specific facet of the Life Force Energy.
When an energy worker utilizes symbols they are often aware of the meanings, their own interpretations that is. When applying a symbol into the client's auric field they are implanting their own idea of the meaning as well, in addition to the pure tone of the symbol.
Symbols can also be used to help others in their healing process/spiritual growth without having a fixed idea of their meaning.
amara.omnispirit.net /Empowerment_Symbols.php   (2504 words)

 Peace Symbol History   (Site not responding. Last check: )
One of the most widely known symbols in the world, in Britain it is recognised as standing for nuclear disarmament — and in particular as the logo of the Campaign for Nuclear Disarmament (CND).
Gerald Holtom had originally considered using the Christian cross symbol within a circle as the motif for the march but various priests he had approached with the suggestion were not happy at the idea of using the cross on a protest march.
Later, ironically, Christian CND were to use the symbol with the central stroke extended upwards to form the upright of a cross.
www.lib.berkeley.edu /~lcushing/addpages/PeaceSymbolArticle.html   (830 words)

 ArtLex on Symbols
The bride to be has placed her right hand into the left hand of her fiancé to symbolize their intention to wed.
Some of the other symbols: a dog symbolizes love and fidelity, a pair of white slippers in the lower left symbolize the sanctity of marriage, fruits on the windowsill symbolize fertility and original sin, a candle burning in daylight acknowledges faith in God as well as his all-seeing eye.
The emblems reserved for the emperor's ceremonial robes were the twelve imperial symbols seen on this garment: sun, moon, constellation, mountain, pair of dragons, bird, cups, water weed, millet, fire, ax, and the symmetrical "fu" symbol.
www.artlex.com /ArtLex/s/symbol.html   (595 words)

 No Criminal Complaint Filed Against Symbol Technologies   (Site not responding. Last check: )
The agreements with the U.S. Attorney's Office and SEC call for Symbol to pay $37 million in cash to a restitution fund for members of the class consisting of purchasers or acquirers of Symbol stock from February 15, 2000, to October 17, 2002, and $3 million to the U.S. Postal Inspection Service Consumer Fraud Fund.
Should Symbol violate the Agreement or commit other crimes, Symbol shall be subject to prosecution for any offense, including any offense related to Symbol's past accounting practices.
The plaintiff in Gold is seeking to compel Symbol to sue certain former directors and officers for their alleged violations of the securities laws.
legacy.symbol.com /news/pressreleases/misc_nocriminal_complaint.html   (1075 words)

 Lord Seigurd's Voln Symbol Guide   (Site not responding. Last check: )
The symbol costs 6 levels of favor when used on the living, none when used on the undead.
If you use this symbol without a target when nothing is in the room, it still costs favor, as well as if you target something that's already calm.
An alternate use of this symbol is targeting an undead creature, which hits them (with no chance of failure) with one shot of fire damage.
flooey.bol.ucla.edu /clansnar/volnguide.html   (1940 words)

 Symbol Encyclopedia - Encyclopedia Shop
A status symbol is something that is intended to indicate the high social status of its owner.
The most important use of symbols is in language.
A stock symbol or ticker symbol is a shorthand code used to uniquely identify shares of a publicly-traded corporation on a particular stock market.
www.ecaseload.com /symbol-encyclopedia.html   (338 words)

 Symbol   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Symbol of the book of life and often by a crown and quill or held in the right hand of God or an angel.
Symbol of the Holy Ghost, innocence and gentleness, conjugal affection and constancy.
Symbolic of time and life running out, quickly reaching it's end and this is emphasised by giving the hourglass wings.
www.cooktownlife.com /cemetery/symbols.htm   (1166 words)

 Symbol–The Enterprise Mobility Company
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Symbol shall have no obligation with respect to such information and materials and shall have unrestricted rights to use, copy, disclose, and distribute all such information and materials.
promo.symbol.com /forms/UTBEU/TASS/Privacy.htm   (1520 words)

 Christian symbol   (Site not responding. Last check: )
This one is a legitimate method of symbolism, because to those able ones to make the sagrada meaning of the triple head a great mystery is revealed.
In the case of that they underwent martyrdom the symbol means the instrument of the death.
The halos of gold around the heads of Gods pay and of Christian saints they refer to whom it is bathed in the glory of the sun and also to the fact that a spiritual sun within its own natures is radiating his to shine intense-ray and it is surrounding them with celestial splendor.
symbol.everydaysurfing.com /christian-symbol.htm   (1678 words)

 The Reiki 'master' Symbol
Symbol 4 is another example of a 'symbol' that is not a symbol (see Symbol 3 -the 'Distant' symbol).
The primary use of Symbol 4 is, for many practitioners, the passing of Reiki attunements to others.
Symbol 4 may also be employed as a meditative focus (as in deed may any of the other three symbols)
www.geocities.com /fascin8or/reiki_symbolsM.html   (369 words)

 The Ruby_Newbie Guide to Symbols
That being said, symbols are used as names quite often, so although equating a symbol to a name is not correct, saying symbols are often used to hold names is a reasonable assertion.
Because a symbol can be converted to a string with the.to_s method, you can create a string with the same value as the symbol's string representation, and then you can change that string at will and use all String methods.
Each symbol is identified to the programmer by its name (for instance, :mysymbol), but the program can identify it by its numeric representation, which of course is a quicker lookup.
www.troubleshooters.com /codecorn/ruby/symbols.htm   (2207 words)

 The Enneagram Symbol
The symbol also is said to have its origins in the discovery of the significance of the zero and the repeating decimal.
The symbol consists of a circle and nine lines and thus is called the Enneagram.
Arrows often are used in the symbol to indicate movement.
www.ennea.com /symbol/symbol.htm   (543 words)

 CRN | Symbol Service, Mobile Computing | Partners Fuming Over Symbol Repair Service
Symbol Technologies' new service program that provides "no-hassle" repairs for damaged devices is fueling resentment from some of the Holtsville, N.Y.-based vendor's partners.
Symbol's Service From the Start allows partners to sell three-year coverage plans for accidental damage to Symbol's MC line of mobile computers and enterprise PDAs, but repairs are still handled by Symbol.
Although Symbol's repairs were inconsistent after the opening of service centers in Mexico and the Czech Republic in 2003, the quality of service has improved dramatically over the past 12-18 months, the partner added.
www.crn.com /sections/breakingnews/breakingnews.jhtml?articleId=181401726&cid=CRNBreakingNews   (574 words)

Symbols are used as handles for variables, procedures, and potential targets of branches and jumps.
Most of the time most symbols are never addressed, which facilitates optimizations and analysis of code referring to those symbols.
Procedure symbols are allowed only in symbol tables for file or global scope, not within a procedure definition.
suif.stanford.edu /suif/suif2/doc/suifguide/node13.html   (397 words)

 * How we confuse symbols and things
This reversal of symbol and thing has become so profound that one commonly hears a remark like "Marriage is what I really want!" as though marriage were anything more than a weather forecast or a road sign.
Naturally enough, this confusion of empty symbols and actual things has led to a rather well-documented disenchantment with that institution, even though the disenchantment is based on an error in perception.
Modern education could serve to clarify the difference between symbol and thing, except that much of modern education depends on just that confusion — you aren't in school to acquire knowledge, you are there to get a degree.
www.arachnoid.com /lutusp/symbols.html   (5845 words)

 3Com Legal: Symbol
The 3Com corporate symbol has been designed to resemble, as closely as possible, a real three-dimensional object: three 3-D circles that stand out against their background.
The four-color symbol is made up of percentages of the four process colors: cyan, magenta, yellow, and fl.
This version of the symbol is typically used for everyday four-color process printed applications such as brochures and leaflets.
www.3com.com /corpinfo/en_US/legal/pusage_logo/symbol.html   (172 words)

 Commens Peirce Dictionary: Symbol
A simple symbol is interpreted to signify what it does from some accidental circumstance or series of circumstances, which the history of any word illustrates.
"A Symbol is a sign which refers to the Object that it denotes by virtue of a law, usually an association of general ideas, which operates to cause the Symbol to be interpreted as referring to that Object.
The symbol will indirectly, through the association or other law, be affected by those instances; and thus the symbol will involve a sort of index, although an index of a peculiar kind.
www.helsinki.fi /science/commens/terms/symbol.html   (1827 words)

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