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Synonyms for dean

faculty head


Words related to dean

an administrator in charge of a division of a university or college

United States film actor whose moody rebellious roles made him a cult figure (1931-1955)

a man who is the senior member of a group


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(Roman Catholic Church) the head of the College of Cardinals

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Meanwhile, Crowley and demon Dean have a discussion about how the Mark of Cain is changing Dean so it must be fed by killing someone who already has it coming instead of spiking a civilian.
The Dean Martin reissue project began with the first digital releases of The Dean Martin Christmas Album , 1966's #1 Christmas album and perennial holiday classic, and Dean Martin: The Reprise Years , a 2-disc anthology of the crooner's high points at the label.
That may be why Dean was chosen to lead one of the medical group's largest hospitals in California.
The estimated 20 percent to 25 percent of us who are High RWAS, Dean warns, "will take American democracy where no freedom-loving person would want it to go.
After many years in the private sector running a successful mergers and acquisition business, Dean is now relishing the writing life.
Since 2004, the foundation has also supported a Web broadcast initiative from the primate, Archbishop Andrew Hutchison, called Conversations with the Primate, and Dean Wright wants to make more use of the Internet.
The well-rounded career of Glenn Hubbard, who was named dean of Columbia Business School two years ago, encompasses government, business and academia.
Kathleen Cooper, Dean of the College of Business Administration University of North Texas Department of Finance, Insurance, Real Estate and Law P.
Dean Myers, who was born in Martinsburg, West Virginia, grew up in Harlem, observing the lifestyle that played out on the very same streets he would one day write about.
The works in "An Aside" all had in common the simple fact that Dean was drawn to them.
In the early 1990s, Zaleski served as the dean and Air Force element commander at the Defense Systems Management College, Fort Belvoir, Va.
Betsy Dean has worked with distinction in the residential real estate industry for almost thirty years.
The Advocate proudly proclaims "As governor of Vermont, Howard Dean signed a law giving equal rights to same-sex couples" on its cover only to have Chris Bull rip the man for not supporting gay marriage ["Pro-Peace, Pro-Health Care, Pro-Gay," April 1].
Dean Foods Company has announced that long-time leader Howard M.