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Heck

(hek),
John W., 20th-century U.S. dentist. See: Heck disease.
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Graphic artist, electronics hacker, and pinball enthusiast, Ben Heck has made a mark in both the maker community and the world of hackable engineering.
A zoo spokeswoman said last night: "An adult Heck cattle bull escaped from its enclosure for 40 minutes on the afternoon of September 3.
Large trawl yields following the spill probably reflect a reduction in fishing resulting from a broad postspill ban on commercial harvests, Heck says.
Since the nearly three decades that Congress passed the Nuclear Waste Policy Act that called for a long-term repository for the nation's commercial high-level radioactive waste, Heck said technology and scientific knowledge have evolved such that new discoveries have changed popular and political opinions about how best to house debris that can remain dangerous for tens of thousands of years.
While Heck demonstrates his thorough knowledge of Islamic history and sources, he does not do so in an overbearing way, interspersing medieval and modern Islamic authors into the work at appropriate places.
So, what the heck is happening with the single battery compartment for the AN/PVS-14?
SUMMARY: In this paper I discuss Heck's (2007) new argument for content dualism.
Cyber Sunday will, of course, be followed a couple of days later by Woeful Wednesday, Thankless Thursday and Flipping Heck Friday as the 4.75 million people who ordered online receive cards (not ones with robins on) posted through their letter boxes by delivery companies who arrived when they were out.
CYCLING: Seven-time Tour de France winner Lance Armstrong admits he is feeling "a heck of a lot of nerves" ahead of his high-profile return to the event this weekend.
Heck's right shoulder started hurting in January 2007.
While most artists try to advance their style with age in attempt to reach certain "perfection" in the eyes of their fellow artists and viewers, Ed Heck attempts, and succeeds, at the opposite.
Liz Heck joins as an Acc't Exec she held internships in the newsroom of WBAP-AM and with the communication department of Bass Performance Hall.