Spring

Spring(s) may refer to:

  • Spring (season), a season of the year
  • Spring (hydrology), a natural source of water
  • Spring (device), a mechanical device that stores energy
  • Spring (mathematics), a geometric surface in the shape of a helically coiled tube
  • Springs (tide), in oceanography, the spring tide
  • Spring (political terminology), often used to name periods of political liberalization

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Other articles related to "spring, springs":

Spring - Places
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Silent Spring - Impact
... History professor Gary Kroll commented, "Rachel Carson's Silent Spring played a large role in articulating ecology as a 'subversive subject'— as a ... Charles Dewberry of Gutenberg College, Silent Spring is "Highly controversial, but may be the most important book in the formation of the environmental movement in the 1960s" ... United States and well-known environmentalist, said "Silent Spring had a profound impact.. ...
Castalian Spring
... The Castalian Spring, in the ravine between the Phaedriades at Delphi, is where all visitors to Delphi — the contestants in the Pythian Games, and especially ... fountains, which were fed by the sacred spring, still survive ... The Castalian Spring itself predates classical Delphi ...
Common Kigo in Japanese Haiku - Spring
... Spring (haru) the name of season is a kigo or season word ... Other combinations are spring begins (Haru tatsu), signs of spring (haru meku), sea in the spring (haru no umi), spring is gone (Yuku haru) ... Higan of spring (春彼岸, haru higan, literary beyond the border of this world), a week around the time of the Spring Equinox (shunbun) is a period set aside for Buddhists to soothe their ...

Famous quotes containing the word spring:

    We may not all break the Ten Commandments, but we are certainly all capable of it. Within us lurks the breaker of all laws, ready to spring out at the first real opportunity.
    Isadora Duncan (1878–1927)

    O, Wind,
    If Winter comes, can Spring be far behind?
    Percy Bysshe Shelley (1792–1822)

    Honour, thou first didst close
    The spring of all delight,
    Denying water to the amorous thirst;
    Torquato Tasso (1544–1595)