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Wolff

(volf),
Julius, German anatomist, 1836-1902. See: Wolff law.

Wolff

(volf),
Kaspar F., German embryologist in Russia, 1733-1794. See: wolffian body, wolffian cyst, wolffian duct, wolffian rest, wolffian ridge, wolffian tubules.

Wolff

(volf),
Louis, U.S. cardiologist, 1898-1972. See: Wolff-Chaikoff block, Wolff-Chaikoff effect, Wolff-Parkinson-White syndrome.
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Told Mr Blair had denied it, Mr Wolff replied: "Tony Blair is a complete liar.
In it, Wolff chronicles a campaign that honestly didn't think its candidate would win.
The means by which Wolff gained access are, in a lot of ways, the greatest confirmation that could exist for the central premise of his book.
During the transition period, when House Speaker Paul Ryan and Representative Tom Price (who would become Trump's first secretary of health and human services) came to discuss the effort to repeal and replace Obamacare, the president-elect kept 'trying to turn the conversation to golf,' Wolff reports.
Wolff and any and all other journalists, reports, authors and bloggers.
The story that I have told seems to present this presidency in such a way that it says he can't do his job," Wolff said.
According to an unauthorized report in the Guardian newspaper and a lengthy excerpt in New York magazine, Wolff portrays Trump and his closest aides as astonished by his electoral victory in 2016, and wholly unprepared for office.
To protect their employees and secure valuable equipment across their vast site, Harland and Wolff installed AC2000 security management system and a comprehensive range of CEMs innovative access control readers.
Wolff found three priests, including two Jesuits, who agreed to initially anchor the program as faculty.
If Wolff has a method of composing it is to overturn methods from piece to piece" (1).
But Wolff said: "Maybe not going there for a year and coming back next year could be a good thing.
Wolff said: "We never talked to anybody else but Lewis, although there were many people trying to approach us.