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Dean

(dēn),
Henry Trendley, U.S. dentist and epidemiologist, 1893-1962. See: Dean fluorosis index.

dean

Etymology: L, decanus, chief of ten
chief executive and educational officer of a unit of a university, school, or college.

dean

Academia The top banana in a college, university, or medical school's hierarchy, who is responsible for all professorial faculty and academics. See Mentor, Professor.
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However, Dean ended up killing Lester and making Crowley upset because of the demon's insubordination.
Legacy Recordings is remastering all the tracks in Dean Martin's Reprise catalog with an eye toward releasing the catalog digitally and physically over the course of the next year.
The services that will ``make headlines'' are cardiovascular care, oncology and neurology, along with maternity and emergency services, Dean said.
What Dean sees as dark new developments read more like politics--and politicians--as usual.
Supported by the foundation's board, Dean Wright will also oversee an update of the organization's graphics, including its logo, which have not changed in decades.
Conversely, Harvard Business School Dean Jay Light is very much the academic, having spent his entire working life at his alma mater.
Administrators: Dixie Mills, Dean of the College of Business; Gary Olson, Dean of the College of Arts and Sciences Room 432D Campus Box 5490 Normal, Ill.
Words are Dean Myers's medium of helping his readers understand fully the idea of just what the spectrum of growing up in a place like Harlem entails.
However, when prompted to think about these works in the context of "An Aside," you had to ask again why Dean was drawn to them.
International College of Business); Andrew Zaleski, DAU West Region dean; and Kevin Carman, DAU West Region associate dean.
But Dean has kept racking up poll leads and fundraising totals, leaving Washington insiders wondering how he could resist the establishment's onslaught.
Dean now holds the position of managing director and senior vice president at one of Manhattan's most prestigious firms, Stribling & Associates.