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Definition of the noun heaf

What does heaf mean as a name of something?

noun

  1. [Northern England] A piece of mountain pasture to which a farm animal has become heafed; a heft.

Definition of the verb heaf

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verb

  1. [Northern England] [context: of farm animals, especially a flock of sheep] To become accustomed to and attached to an area of mountain pasture, seldom straying from it.

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Google previewTransactions of the Cumberland & Westmorland Antiquarian & Archeological Society (1876)

by James Simpson, Richard Saul Ferguson, William Gershom Collingwood

A sheep heaf is that part of the common upon which the sheep of a particular owner, or it would be more correct to say, the occupier of a particular tenement, are accustomed to pasture, and they are said to be “ heafed” when they have been ...

Google previewReview of the Department of Energy's Inertial Confinement Fusion Program (1997)

The National Ignition Facility by Committee for the Review of the Department of Energy's Inertial Confinement Fusion Program, National Research Council

HEAF is an experimental facility at LANL that assesses detonators and the initiation and burning of high explosives. • HEPPF is a proposed next-generation large-explosive experimental facility at the Nevada Test Site for experimental physics ...

Google previewNever Be Fat Again (2010)

The 6-Week Cellular Solution to Permanently Break the Fat Cycle by Raymond Francis, Michele King

Health-e-America Foundation (HeAF) is an educational nonprofit organization. Its mission is to use education to arrest and reverse our epidemic of chronic disease . HeAF is the sponsor of The Project to End Disease (TPED). There are TPED ...

Google previewMorphology: Morphology: its place in the wider context (2004)

by Francis Katamba

The final thing to be noted about *heaf is that several children and many adults said the plural was *heaves. This may be by analogy with leaf: leaves. If our speculation that the l-'il form is the real morphological plural is right, there may be ...

Google previewAustralian Nurses' Dictionary (2016)

by Jennie King, Rhonda Hawley

Heaf test (heef ˌtest) F.G.R. Heaf, British physician, 1894–1973. A form of tuberculin testing. A drop of tuberculin solution on the skin is injected ...

Google previewChurchill Livingstone Medical Dictionary (2008)

by Chris Brooker

Heaf test Figure H.2 Head tilt/chin lift—adult (reproduced from Mallik et al. 1998 with permission). Figure H.3 Head tilt/chin lift—child (reproduced from Huband & Trigg 2000 with permission). or cervical spine injury is suspected. In infants and ...

Google previewBailliere's Nurses Dictionary for Nurses and Health Care Workers, 1st South Asia Edition (2016)

by Annu Kaushik

Heaf test F.G.R. Heaf, British physician, 1894–1973. A form of tuberculin testing. A drop of tuberculin solution on ...

Google previewBlack's Medical Dictionary (2009)

by Harvey Marcovitch

Heaf. Test. A skin testtofind outifa person is immune to TUBERCULOSIS. TUBERCULIN(a preparationderived fromthe TUBERCLE bacillus) is injected via punctures in theskinoftheforearm,using a spring-loaded gun-like instrument, with six ...

Google previewEncyclopaedia Perthensis, Or, Universal Dictionary of the Arts, Sciences, Literature, Etc. : Intended to Supersede the Use of Other Books of Reference (1816)

heaf;. and. before. it. is. melted, it undergoes a roasting which costs nothing : therefore the high furnaces are chiefly employed for crude fusions, and particularly for the slate copper ore. These furnaces are above 18 feet high. A too great height ...

Google previewEncyclopædia Metropolitana; Or, Universal Dictionary of Knowledge ... (1845)

Comprising the Twofold Advantage of a Philosophical and an Alphabetical Arrangement, with Appropriate Engravings by Edward Smedley, Hugh James Rose, Henry John Rose

HEAL HEAF HEARK- EN. HEARSE. HEART.

Google previewA Dictionary of Nursing (2008)

by Elizabeth Martin, Tanya McFerran

Heaf(1895-1973), British physician] healing [heel-ing] 11. see INTENTIoN. Health and Safety Executive ( HSE) [helth] ...

Google previewAbbreviations Dictionary, Tenth Edition (2001)

by Dean A. Stahl, Karen Landen

Delivery Simulator for Urban Populations heaf heavy end aviation fuel HEAF Higher Education Assistance Foundation heafs high-explosive antitank fin- stabilized HEAL Health Education Assistance Loans; Home Environment Aid for Living; ...

Google previewConcise Medical Dictionary (2015)

by Elizabeth Martin

Heaf test a skin test to determine whether or not an individual is immune to tuberculosis, carried out prior to vaccination. A springloaded gun mounted with very short needles produces a circle of six punctures in the forearm through which ...

Google previewConcise Colour Medical Dictionary (2015)

by Elizabeth Martin

Heaf test a skin test to determine whether or not an individual is immune to tuberculosis, carried out prior to vaccination. A springloaded gun mounted with very short needles produces a circle of six punctures in the forearm through which ...

Google previewMosby's Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing and Health Professions - Australian & New Zealand Edition (2014)

by Peter Harris, Sue Nagy, Nicholas Vardaxis

Heaf test /hf/ [Frederick R.G. Heaf, English physician, 1894–1973], a tuberculin skin test that uses a multiple puncture technique. See also tuberculin test. healing , the actor process in which the normal structural and functional characteristics of ...

Google previewMosby's Pocket Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing & Health Professions (2009)

by Mosby

Heaf test/hēf/ [Frederick R.G. Heaf, English physician, 1894–1973], a tuberculin skin test that uses a multiple puncture technique. healing[AS, haelan, to cure], the act or process in which the normal structural and functional characteristics of ...

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