# Citations:zenzizenzic

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## English citations of *zenzizenzic*

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### Sense: fourth power[edit]

**1557**Robert Recorde,*The Whetstone of Witte,*p150^{[1]}^{[2]}- [symbols] As the ſigne of a ſquare of ſquares, or
**Zenzizenzike**.

- [symbols] As the ſigne of a ſquare of ſquares, or
**1701**Samuel Jeake,*A compleat body of arithmetic, in four books,*printed for T. Newborough, p199-203, 684- Take the
**Zenzizenzike**Number of the last Quotient Figure, and with the 3 numbers last above-mentioned, add them (duely placed one nearer than another to the Right Hand) into one total Gnonom, and subtract the same from the given Number : And if the number have more Pricks than 2, the work in the second, third, fourth and fifth Directions is to be repeated. [p200]

- Take the
**1908**Benchara Bronford,*A Study of Mathematical Education: Including the Teaching of Arithmetic,*MA Oxford Press, p258 (spelled "**zenzizenzike**")**1965**, Dmitri A. Borgmann,*Language on Vacation: An Olio of Orthographical Oddities*, page 253:- While this is the least accurate of the four approximations discussed here, it has the charm that the numerator is the
**zenzizenzic**of 4 […]

- While this is the least accurate of the four approximations discussed here, it has the charm that the numerator is the
- (Can we date this quote?)
- Like this one, ; , most of the math functions for heat flow are
**zenzizenzic**, and therefore difficult enough to understand, so it is easy to mislead consumers into throwing more money at home improvement projects.

- Like this one, ; , most of the math functions for heat flow are

### Sense: other/unknown[edit]

**2007**, Achy Obejas,*Havana Noir*, page 325:- All I could think was how very
**zenzizenzic**, how ironic this was […]

- All I could think was how very

## English citations of *zenzizenzizenzic*

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### Sense: eighth power[edit]

**1557**Robert Recorde,*The Whetstone of Witte,*p151^{[2]}- [symbols] Doeth repreſent a ſquare of ſquares ſquaredly, or a
.**zenzizenzizenzike**

- [symbols] Doeth repreſent a ſquare of ſquares ſquaredly, or a
**1701**Samuel Jeake,*A compleat body of arithmetic, in four books,*printed for T. Newborough, p198- And ſo for the
**Zenzizenzizenzikes**, or of greater Quantity, it is but to reiterate the Zenzick Extraction. As to know the**Zenzizenzizenzike**Root of 16983563041, I firſt extract the Square Root, which is 130321, and then the Square Root of that, which is 361, and alſo the Square Root thereof, and ſo take 19 for the Root deſired.

- And ſo for the
**1866**Charles Knight,*The English Cyclopaedia: a new dictionary of Universal Knowledge*, p1045- From this and the word cube, various denominations of powers were formed, as zenzi-cubic for sixth,
**zenzizenzizenzic**for eighth, &c., from which we are now happily delivered.

- From this and the word cube, various denominations of powers were formed, as zenzi-cubic for sixth,

### Sense: other/unknown[edit]

**2008**Jason Earls,*Heartless Bastard In Ecstasy*, p64- He loved calculators more than he cared to admit. He would punch a few buttons and quickly determine that 88 + 43 = 16777259 is prime and
**zenzizenzizenzic**, for example, followed by 8888 + 7 = 386637279427098990084103, also prime and**zenzizenzizenzic**.

- He loved calculators more than he cared to admit. He would punch a few buttons and quickly determine that 88 + 43 = 16777259 is prime and
**2008**Jack Uldrich,*Jump the Curve: 50 Essential Strategies to Help Your Company Stay Ahead of Emerging Technologies*, page 21:- Assuming DNA sequencing continues to double in length every ten months, if one applies a little
**zenzizenzizenzic**to the equation […]

- Assuming DNA sequencing continues to double in length every ten months, if one applies a little

## References[edit]

- ^ Passage reproduced in Cajori, Florian (1993)
*A history of mathematical notations,*Courier Dover Publications, p370 - ↑
^{2.0}^{2.1}Robert Recorde,*The Whetstone of Witte*(1557), pp. 150-151 on Wikipedia