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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"Darren Fletcher, Scott Brown, Robert Snodgrass and Russell Martin all appeared on screen to wish us well.
At the firm's recently concluded annual meeting, nine directors (Edward Bonach, Ellyn Brown, Robert Greving, Mary Henderson, Keith Long, Neal Schneider,Frederick Sievert, Michael Tokarz and John Turner) were re-elected to serve terms expiring at next year's annual meeting.
DIRECTOR: Margaret Brown WITH: Douglas Harold Brown, Robert L.
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.
Class of 1961: Susan Anderson, James Brandt, Emile Pomerleau, Judith Prowten Brown, Robert Young
Cork said: "Ali Brown, Robert Croft, Mark Ramprakash...
When pressed, he added: "Ali Brown, Robert Croft, Mark Ramprakash; they're all over 40 and I'm 39.
Avinger Jr., Margie Ballard-Mack, Donna Baptiste, Bertie Blanding, Sandra Bracey-Simon, Kimberly Bright, Patricia Brown, Robert Crawford, Montez Creed, Glenn Davis, Roland Dawson, George Dodkin, Jeff Flasch, Melanie Ford, Diana Garrison, Jason Gerbode, Zedia Harrington, Diane Harris, Martha Henderson, Keith Horne, Audrey Houston, Merial Hunter, Kenneth James, Janice Jenkins, Sylvia Jones, Rose King, Teresa Knox, Tim Lindblom, Shane Louwagie, Rhonda Mack, Velvet McGowan, Daniel Michael, William Miles, Judith Nelson, Priscilla Pee, Cheryl Pendergrass, Audrey Perry, Paulette Pfeiffer, Michael Reineke, Elizabeth Samperio, Carolyn Sanders, Venciner Sayles, Wanda Scott-Anderson, Jacqueline Venning, Princess Walker, Alison Williams, James Willis
CONTRACT HOPES: Jonathan Hall, Mark Brown, Robert Jones and, front, drummer David Hamilton are bidding for recording fame Picture by PETER REIMANN
Sons of Rest members (from left) Vernon Bowcutt (secretary/treasurer) Gordon Brown, Robert Harvey, Sydney Loveridge, Barry Grainger, Frank Riley and Tom Gibson enjoying a drink at the Queen's Head pub.
Seminar speakers: Andrew Owen, head of employment law at Needham & James' Anne McMahon and Caroline Lee, Needham & James' Jerry Gibson, director of operational policy and performance at the national office of the Advisory, Conciliation and Arbitration Service, ACAS' Justine Jobson, Mouchel Parkman' Robert Whitehouse, Needham & James' Cenita Sandhu, TDG' Bob Beckett, Themphos' Kate Wilson, Aston Martin' Above, Kathryn Nadin, Kantar Operations' Andrew Owen, Needham & James' Hannah Parker, CIPD chair Coventry & Warwickshire' Angela Ralph, Howkins & Harrison' Fiona Brown, Robert Half International' left, Caroline Lee, Needham & James' Anthony Norton, NFU Mutual' Omer Simjee, Needham & James' Kate Russell, Russell Personnel' David Suggett
Other acts include Kaiser Chiefs, Doves, The Chemical Brothers, The Prodigy, Dizzee Rascal, Ian Brown, Robert Plant and The Zutons.