multum in parvo

Related to multum in parvo: Alanus de Insulis

multum in parvo

(ˈmʊltʊm ɪn ˈpɑːvəʊ)
much in a small space
[Latin]
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He was like one of those unreasoning but still highly useful, multum in parvo, Sheffield contrivances, assuming the exterior -- though a little swelled --of a common pocket knife; but containing, not only blades of various sizes, but also screw-drivers, cork-screws, tweezers, awls, pens, rulers, nail-filers, counter-sinkers.
Take for instance, the pug, referred to as multum in parvo, meaning 'a lot of dog in a small space.' This charismatic small dog has the makings of a 'perfect' pet, since it doesn't require long walks in the park, generally likes to be around people, and wants to stick close to its owners.
BIRTHDAYS Dean Gallagher 49 rider of Couldnt Be Better & Hors La Loi; Maurice Barnes 67 Cumbria trainer; Grant Pritchard-Gordon 67 managing director of Badgers Bloodstock; Peter Burrell 55 Frankie Dettori's business manager; Dave Cotey 70 trainer of Lady Shari & Mine That Bird; Corey Fraser 41 champion apprentice in Canada 2004; Elsie Mitchell 68 breeder of Rooster Booster; Alan Parker 68 owner of Yahoo & Multum In Parvo; Peter Vegso 74 owner-breeder of Go Between & Unrivaled Belle; Chris Scott 72 joint-owner of Piccolo & Indian Maiden; Heather Slade 73 joint-owner of Unfurled; Tony Crean 81 co-owner of Brave Inca; Sarah Dawson 42 Co.
The forty-eight works in "Multum in Parvo," which is Latin for "much in little," spanned thirty-five or so years, beginning circa 1934.
Although a slim volume, the coverage of the Book is reasonably comprehensive: a case of 'multum in parvo'.
While the entries are not, and were not intended to be, exhaustive, they will prove extremely useful: multum in parvo indeed.
WOLVERHAMPTON: GAZETTE BET: 3.35 Diego Rivera NAOMI MATTHEW: 2.25 Le Chiffre, 3.00 Multum In Parvo, 3.35 Onebidkintymill, 4.10 Mister Green, 4.45 Don Pietro, 5.20 Spanish Conquest.
She makes extensive use of the papers of the Helyar family, who settled in Jamaica, and she works very effectively with two of the major sources of the period, Richard Ligon's A True and Exact History of Barbados (1657) and John Taylor's still unpublished "Multum in Parvo." While many of these sources are familiar to Caribbeanists, Amussen offers some new interpretations of these materials.
This work is a classic example of multum in parvo. M.
This view, multum in parvo (the world in the detail), is not only a delusion, but also confuses a final object, which can only be some warped utopia, with the process of designing cities as well as the historical forces which change them.
Away from the Festival, Edwards struck in the 1990 Mackeson with Multum In Parvo while Pearlyman also took the 1987 Game Spirit Chase at Newbury.
Just 16 miles top to bottom and barely that across, Rutland's motto is Multum in Parvo - Much in Little.