States in which the energy has definite values are called stationary states of a system; they are described by wave functions Ψn which are the eigenfunctions of the Hamiltonian operator, i.e. which satisfy the equation ĤΨn = EnΨn, where En are the eigenvalues of the energy.
In the fetch state, the address of the next instruction is placed on the address bus.
The state here includes a set containing all names seen so far.
A debugger can show the state of a program at any breakpoint.
The President's body will lie in state at the Capitol.
Thy honour, state, and seat is due to me.
She instructed him how he should keep state, and yet with a modest sense of his misfortunes.
His high throne, [ …] under state / Of richest texture spread.
They who to States and Governours of the Commonwealth direct their Speech [ …] ; I suppose them as at the beginning of no meane endeavour, not a little alter'd and mov'd inwardly in their mindes [ …] .
(Can we find and add a quotation of Daniel to this entry?)