Brown, Robert

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Robert, English botanist, 1773-1858.
brownian motion - Synonym(s): brownian movement
brownian movement - rapid random motion of small particles in suspension. Synonym(s): brownian motion; brownian-Zsigmondy movement; molecular movement; pedesis
brownian-Zsigmondy movement - Synonym(s): brownian movement
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Chris Sword (2), Anthony Brown, Robert Woods and Pete Webster scored for Longbenton as they saw off Seghill.
Starring: Jack Black, Joan Cusack, Mike White, Sarah Silverman, Joey Gaydos, Maryam Hassan, Kevin Alexander Clark, Rebecca Brown, Robert Tsai, Brian Falduto.
In the race for two Palmdale School District board seats are incumbents Dolores Dominguez and Tom Lackey, and challengers Rebeca Brown, Robert ``Bo'' Bynum and Terri Elaine Cope Goff.
The other writers-all of whom will perform their own monologues-are Maurice Bessman, Karen Brown, Robert Farguarand Liz Nunnery.
But Ayr are still without the injured Graeme Brown, Robert Burgess and Jamie Doyle against STIRLING ALBION who miss George Rowe.
Jackson, Rob Brown, Robert Ri'chard, Rick Gonzalez, Nana Gbewonyo, Antwon Tanner, Ashanti, Denise Dowse.
For the older set it was seeing Carolyn Brown, Robert Rauschenberg, and Jasper Johns throw the dice to determine the order of the music, lights, and decor.
And how boss Neil Warnock - actively hunting for three new players to bolster his injury weakened side - must be counting down the days until star-men Michael Brown, Robert Page, Steve Kabba and Chris Morgan are all fit again together.
Shown (I-r): Alan Brown, Larry Brown, Robert Brown and Irvin Brown.
Amanda Brown, Robert Jones, Janet Holliday and Jess Leighton were chosen from scores of heartfelt nominations submitted in a search to find Gateshead's very own celebrities.
When pressed, he added: "Ali Brown, Robert Croft, Mark Ramprakash; they're all over 40 and I'm 39.