muse


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muse

a goddess that inspires a creative artist, esp a poet

Muse

(language)
OR-parallel logic programming.

MUSE

(1) (MultiUser Simulation Environment, MultiUser Shared Environment) See MUD.

(2) (MUltiple Sub-Nyquist sampling Encoding) The compression system used in Japan's first HD TV system. See Hi-Vision.

(3) A computer developed at the University of Manchester in the late 1950s. See BABY.
References in classic literature ?
Why, yes, I said, of course they answer truly; how can the Muses speak falsely?
Ye Muses, then, whoever ye are, who love to sing battles, and principally thou who whilom didst recount the slaughter in those fields where Hudibras and Trulla fought, if thou wert not starved with thy friend Butler, assist me on this great occasion.
When in the shady Locrian grove Hesiod lay dead, the Nymphs washed his body with water from their own springs, and heaped high his grave; and thereon the goat-herds sprinkled offerings of milk mingled with yellow-honey: such was the utterance of the nine Muses that he breathed forth, that old man who had tasted of their pure springs.
The poem closes with an invocation of the Muses to sing of the `tribe of women'.
with some such passage as this: `But now, ye Muses, sing of the tribes of women with whom the Sons of Heaven were joined in love, women pre-eminent above their fellows in beauty, such as was Niobe (?
The Energy Muse founders believe crystals are tools that can help you find empowerment within yourself to navigate some of life's moments of growth.
Seasoned singer-actress Karylle takes the stage as Globalport's muse while TV stars Max Collins from media and Eula Caballero from TV5 are also strutting their stuff as Blackwater and Meralco's muses, in that order.
While the verb muse might appear to have a connection to museum, it is the noun muse that plays a role in the history of the word.
BEIRUT: Knafeh and ashta but also mulberry, passion fruit, strawberry, and apple are among the ice cream flavors high-end chocolate concept store Muse, located in Downtown Beirut's Wadi Hills, has introduced as part of its new ice cream line launched this week.
Muse is open seven days a week and as well as serving their a la carte lunch and dinner menu they also serve breakfast daily until 11.
In exploring these particular issues, I have chosen to focus on some of the works of Soyinka and Derek Walcott, with specific references to such dramatic texts as A Dance of the Forests and Dream on Monkey Mountain, and essayistic and theoretical monographs like "The Fourth Stage" of Soyinka (1976) and "The Muse of History" of Walcott (1998).
The band members of Dangerous Muse caught my eye with their boyish charm and good looks, but when I checked them out I came to find that these guys really know music and how to produce it.