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Ben·der

(ben'dĕr),
Lauretta, U.S. psychiatrist, 1897-1987. See: Bender gestalt test, Bender Visual Motor Gestalt test.

bender

A popular term for a period of binge abuse of alcohol or drugs.
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Having a written record, Bender says, comes in handy, since someone's wishes at 70 will evolve over time, and the record can be a place to restart the discussion of a topic.
Fifa rules say a player cannot continue to wear a shirt that is blood stained, so Bender kept having to change his top every time his broken nose leaked.
The Muslim community is under attack from Islamophobic forces, and it is the obligation and responsibility of people of good will to stand up and say this is a bigoted attack," Bender said.
The Gunners boss has a core of German players in his ranks with Lukas Podolski, Mesut Ozil, Per Mertesacker and Serge Gnabry all excelling at the club, and may well hope that they could prove key in persuading Bender to make the move to north London.
In music videos directed by Robert Longo and edited by Bender, including one for New Order's "Bizarre Love Triangle" (1986), we see pixelated color glitches created by Bender and live-action animations of Longo's drawings embellished with split-screen effects.
Benders said the sale of the business completes a turnaround and restructuring which began in 2007 and the company is now looking to become Europe''s leading dedicated paper cup manufacturer.
Otherwise, for a kid from New York City whose first job at 13 was digging irrigation trenches at a golf course, Bender is doing all right for himself as president of Allied World Reinsurance, the U.
Princess Tracy also plays a pivotal role in the breeding of Metal Bender.
The Bender MedSystems' acquisition builds on eBioscience's recent expansion in Europe and is complementary to the company's NatuTec operations in Germany.
But what is important here is Swift's meticulous documentation of the routine insults and petty harassments Bender had to endure on the road (but seldom in Philadelphia as Bender's work ethic and his secure family life made him something of a local celebrity) from a culture still uncertain, a scant ten years after the closing of the frontier, whether Indians were civilized, were Americans, were people.
Independence Federal Savings Bank will remain a minority institution," promised Bender.
Like fellow musical CPA Kenny G, Bender considers himself a saxophone player though he also plays keyboard, guitar, bass and drums when he's not teaching accounting and business at Rowan University and Richard Stockton College in New Jersey And while "Life (and Jade)" has not yet made it to the top of the charts, Bender isn't looking for fame.