Hoyle

Hoyle [hoil]
n.
a book of rules and instructions for indoor games, esp. card games, orig. compiled by Edmond Hoyle (1672-1769), English authority on card games and chess
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according to Hoyle
according to the rules and regulations; in the prescribed, fair, or correct way

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  • HOYLE (F.) — Fred HOYLE (1915 ) C’est avant tout pour ses contributions au développement de la cosmologie moderne – en particulier, le modèle de l’état stationnaire et la théorie de la nucléosynthèse – que Fred Hoyle s’est rendu célèbre. Il a également… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Hoyle — is a surname, and may refer to * Alan Hoyle, British basketball player and coach * Arthur Hoyle, Australian historian and biographer * Colin Hoyle, English football player * David Hoyle, British perfomance artist * David W. Hoyle, North Carolina… …   Wikipedia

  • Hoyle — ist der Familienname folgender Personen: Arthur Hoyle (* 1929), US amerikanischer Jazz und Studiomusiker (Trompete, Kornett und Flügelhorn) Edmond Hoyle (auch Edmund Hoyle; 1672–1769), britischer Spieleexperte Fred Hoyle (1915–2001), britischer… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Hoyle — puede referirse a: Abreviatura científica para el botánico Arthur Clague Hoyle 1904 1986. Edmon Hoyle, experto británico que escribió sobre el whist y otros juegos. Fred Hoyle, astrónomo y matemático inglés. Rafael Larco Hoyle, arqueólogo peruano …   Wikipedia Español

  • Hoyle — cited as a typical authority on card or board games, in ref. to Edmond Hoyle (1672 1769), author of several works on card playing. The surname, according to Bardsley, represents a Northern English dialectal pronunciation of hole. In Yorks and… …   Etymology dictionary

  • Hoyle —   [hɔɪl], Sir Fred, britischer Astronom und Mathematiker, * Bingley (bei Bradford) 24. 6. 1915, ✝ Bournemouth 20. 8. 2001; 1945 72 Hochschullehrer in Cambridge, 1958 72 Professor für Astronomie und experimentelle Philosophie; leitete 1966 72 das… …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Hoyle — Sir Fred …   Scientists

  • Hoyle — El apellido Hoyle puede hacer referencia a alguna de las siguientes personas: ● Edmon Hoyle: Experto británico que escribió sobre el whist y otros juegos. ● Fred Hoyle: Astrónomo y matemático inglés. ● Rafael Larco Hoyle: Arqueólogo peruano …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Hoyle — This unusual and interesting name is of Anglo Saxon origin, and is a topographical surname found particularly in the north and north west of England, where it used as a dialectal variant of the southern name Hole or Houle. The derivation is from… …   Surnames reference

  • Hoyle — n. according to Hoyle ( according to the rules ) * * * according to Hoyle ( according to the rules ) …   Combinatory dictionary

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