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Har·dy

(har'dē),
LeGrand H., U.S. ophthalmologist, 1894-1954. See: Hardy-Rand-Ritter test.

Har·dy

(har'dē),
George H., English mathematician, 1877-1947. See: Hardy-Weinberg equilibrium, Hardy-Weinberg law.
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When the boy did not come home an alarm was set up and John Hardy with several men of the town went to search the country.
I am portraying this hardy companion as I really knew him.
Already Dantes had visited this maritime Bourse two or three times, and seeing all these hardy free-traders, who supplied the whole coast for nearly two hundred leagues in extent, he had asked himself what power might not that man attain who should give the impulse of his will to all these contrary and diverging minds.
The voyageurs or boatmen were the rank and file in the service of the trader, and even the hardy "men of the north," those great rufflers and game birds, were fain to be paddled from point to point of their migrations.
The morrow having arrived, I was going from my hotel to the wharf, when Captain Hardy met me and said that, "owing to circumstances"(a stupid but convenient phrase), "he rather thought the'Independence' would not sail for a day or two, and that when all was ready, he would send up and let me know.
But those were not more noble than the others, hardy barbarians, forests, and morasses.
We shrink from the unmorality of the Latin races, but Hardy has divined in the heart of our own race a lingering heathenism, which, if not Greek, has certainly been no more baptized than the neo-hellenism of the Parisians.
away the hardy little creatures go; never stopping, never hesitating.
Between him and his mother was the most perfect sympathy, for secretly the lady was herself a devout disciple of the late and great Myron Bayne, though with the tact so generally and justly admired in her sex (despite the hardy calumniators who insist that it is essentially the same thing as cunning) she had always taken care to conceal her weakness from all eyes but those of him who shared it.
it is rough soldiering, and a good school for one who would learn to be hardy and war-wise.
And men say that she shall dwell so until the time that a knight come that is so hardy as to go to her and kiss her mouth.
And Thero lay in the embrace of Apollo and bare horse-taming Chaeron of hardy strength.