Some articles on derived:
... The Minotaur is a family of American solid fuel rockets derived from converted Minuteman and Peacekeeper intercontinental ballistic missiles ... The Minotaur I and II are derived from the Minuteman missile, while the Minotaur III, IV and V are derived from the Peacekeeper ...
... Latin Raciaria), Drastar (nowadays Silistra), derived from Durostorum, Nikopol and Nikyup, derived from Nicopolis, Dzherman, derived from Germania, etc ... The old Bulgarian name for Sofia, Sredets, was also derived from Sardica (Serdica) ...
... used as placeholder names for things – these can be either colloquial, derived from names of farm animals (konina, kravina, volovina, somarina etc.), or obscene, derived from ... It is often used interchangeably with bazmek (derived from Hungarian "bazd meg" meaning "go fuck yourself") which can also be used to refer to entire devices or machines ...
... "Nesh" meaning soft, tender, or to easily get cold is derived from the early English, “nesc, nescenes.” "Slat" meaning to throw, is from the old English “slath,” moved ... "Sheed" meaning to spill liquids, most likely derived from the word "shed" in the sense of getting rid of something ... "Are you all right dear?" Duck being derived from the Saxon word "ducas" as a term of respect, which by another route is where the word "Duke" arises from in English ...
... Although more derived diplodocoids were some of the longest animals ever to exist, Amazonsaurus was probably not more than 12 meters (40 ft) long ... The generic name is derived from the Brazilian Legal Amazon region and the Greek word sauros ("lizard") ... At least one published cladistic analysis shows Amazonsaurus to be more derived than rebbachisaurids, but basal to dicraeosaurids and diplodocids within Diplodocoidea (Salgado et al ...
More definitions of "derived":
- (adj): Formed or developed from something else; not original.
Example: "The belief that classes and organizations are secondary and derived"- John Dewey
Famous quotes containing the word derived:
“A nations domestic and foreign policies and actions should be derived from the same standards of ethics, honesty and morality which are characteristic of the individual citizens of the nation.”
—Jimmy Carter (James Earl Carter, Jr.)
“These are our grievances which we have thus laid before his majesty with that freedom of language and sentiment which becomes a free people, claiming their rights as derived from the laws of nature, and not as the gift of their chief magistrate.”
—Thomas Jefferson (17431826)
“There is, it seems to us,
At best, only a limited value
In the knowledge derived from experience....”
—T.S. (Thomas Stearns)