Besant


Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Wikipedia.

Besant

Annie, née Wood. 1847--1933, British theosophist, writer, and political reformer in England and India

bezant, besant, byzant

bezant
An ornament shaped like a coin or disk; sometimes used in a series in decorative molding designs.
References in periodicals archive ?
Besant Hill won its second consecutive championship after claiming the Div.
Therefore, the governing equations in this paper are similar to the governing equations used to model energy wheels (Simonson and Besant 1997a).
Many industries now use self-employed contractors, many of whom work through companies of which they are the sole directors, and this ruling would affect them if they were ever subject to such a dismissal," Mr Besant said.
com, Besant spent nine years with other TMP Worldwide companies in a variety of positions including vice president of Marketing for Online Career Center in Indianapolis and vice president and general manager of TMPW, Chicago.
Others, such as Annie Besant, an ardent feminist in England and an equally ardent nationalist in India, renounced efforts to import Western feminism to India, believing that one should "wear sandals in India and shoes in the West.
Tenders are invited for Supply Of Sintex Tank 300 Liter Capacity Lid In Connection With Annual repair & Maintenance Operation To Gpra Old And New Quarters At Besant Nagar Chennai During 2015-16
Decades of research on desiccant coated energy wheels, which are now common in HVAC designs in North America and elsewhere, has revealed that great care must be taken to minimize laboratory testing errors and uncertainty in obtaining the new ASHRAE performance factors (Simonson and Besant 1998; Shang et al.
ABOVE, from left, David Robinson, of Loveitts, Ian Besant, of Wright Hassall, and Gordon Scarborough, of Burrows Scarborough.
38GA, Shoreham, V Avenue, Besant Nagar, Chennai--600 090 India
Mr Potts will join forces at the firm, with Ian Besant, and the pair between them have more than 50 years experience in licensing law
The 24-year-old beauty has found love with hunky barman HENRY BESANT - after splitting with Fun Lovin' Criminals star HUEY MORGAN more than a year ago.
In much the same way, Tuttle's organic emblems may on occasion recall the "astral" signs of Theosophist Charles Webster Leadbeater and Annie Besant or the displaced symbols and hermetic patterns of Beuys, yet there's no hocus-pocus attached to his delicate icons and atmospheres.