Bound

Bound may refer to:

  • The Rough Bounds, in Scotland
  • Upper and lower bounds, observed limits of mathematical functions
  • Terms or bounds, segments of each astrological sign that are said to have different ruling planets
  • Bound state, in physics
  • Bounds checking, in computer programming
  • In law, parties can be bound to an enforceable contract
  • Beating the bounds, checking all the way round the boundaries of an area (such as a town or parish)
  • Bound, a descriptor of a book that has gone through the bookbinding process
  • Edward McKendree Bounds, a Methodist minister and author of books chiefly on prayer
  • Bound up, a physical restraint technique.
  • To walk with a spring in one's step.
  • Bound (car), British 4 wheeled cyclecar made in 1920
  • Bound Bar, a bar in Paris.

In entertainment:

  • Bound (film), a 1996 film by the Wachowskis
  • "Bound" (Star Trek: Enterprise), a fourth season episode of Star Trek: Enterprise
  • "Bound", a Song from Rusted Angel by Darkane
  • The Bound(s) another name for the race called Bount(s) in the anime Bleach.
  • "Bound" (Fringe), an episode of the television series Fringe

Other articles related to "bound":

Gilbert–Varshamov Bound
... In coding theory, the Gilbert–Varshamov bound (due to Edgar Gilbert and independently Rom Varshamov) is a limit on the parameters of a (not necessarily linear) code ... It is occasionally known as the Gilbert–Shannon–Varshamov bound (or the GSV bound), but the name "Gilbert–Varshamov bound" is by far the most popular ... Varshamov proved this bound by using the probabilistic method for linear code ...
Prometheia
... the Oresteia, only one play from this trilogy—Prometheus Bound—survives ... Inasmuch as the authorship of Prometheus Bound continues to be debated, the very existence of a Prometheus trilogy is uncertain ... of such a trilogy by a single author, the consensus holds that it comprised Prometheus Bound, Prometheus Unbound, and Prometheus the Fire-Bringer, in that order ...
Bayswater Railway Station, Perth - Bus Routes
... Number Destination / Description Coode Street (south-east bound) 48 to Esplanade Busport via Guildford Road 98 CircleRoute to Fremantle railway station via Ascot and ...
Estimation Lemma - Example
... Find an upper bound for where is the upper half-circle with radius traversed once in the counterclockwise direction ... is half the circumference of a circle with radius a, hence Next we seek an upper bound M for the integrand when ... The resulting bound is ...
Hamilton Central Railway Station - History
... The western platform (Glasgow bound) is the original one ... There was a turntable just to the south of the station on the east (Motherwell bound track) ... The "shadow" of the ramps can be seen on the Glasgow bound platform wall ...

Famous quotes containing the word bound:

    Harvey, Jr.: I was afraid something like this would happen. Being around all those young students was bound to give Father ideas.
    Laura: Young ideas, nuts. They’re the oldest ideas in the world.
    Tom Waldman (d. 1985)

    I ask you to join in a re-United States. We need to empower our people so they can take more responsibility for their own lives in a world that is ever smaller, where everyone counts.... We need a new spirit of community, a sense that we are all in this together, or the American Dream will continue to wither. Our destiny is bound up with the destiny of every other American.
    Bill Clinton (b. 1946)

    Slight are her arms, yet they have bound me straitly
    And left me cloaked as with a gauze of ther;
    As with sweet leaves; as with subtle clearness.
    Ezra Pound (1885–1972)