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Synonyms for DES

a potent estrogen used in medicine and in feed for livestock and poultry

synthetic nonsteroid with the properties of estrogen

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Another alumni still remembers that the most important lesson she learnt at DESS when she was there between 1979 to 1986 "was to have respect for one another, respect for ourselves and how to embrace self-confidence.
DESS moved to its present premises on Oud Mehta Road in 1967.
DESS recently appointed campaign manager Michele Seymour to help raise funds and get sponsors.
So the DESS mums' facebook group contacted the Imagination Movers and they wrote back saying they are really busy, but stranger things have happened.
After the children finished their picnics, our wonderful PTA parents brought in special cakes, which the DESS parents had supplied," she said, adding "these were masterpieces in their own right, with the Union Jack flag featured on much of the confectionary".
De Pesquidoux holds a master's degree in law and a master's degree in business from the Institute for Political Studies (Sciences Po) in Paris and a DESS in Finance from Paris Dauphine University.
Kate Wetherall, Head of Music, DESS, said that the school was thrilled to be hosting the event, which was held in Kuwait last year.
Verbrugghe has a Master's degree from ESSEC - DESS in Banking and Finance.
While acknowledging the contributions made so far by the DESS, he said: "The school has raised up to 80,000 pounds for us in the past and every year, they have a week of fund-raising event where students help us raise funds, so this year, they decided to organise a ball.