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DEAN, eccl. law. An ecclesiastical officer, who derives his name from the fact that he presides over ten canons, or, prebondaries, at least. There are several kinds of deans, namely: 1. Deans of chapters. 2. Deans of peculiars. 3. Rural deans. 4. Deans in the colleges. 5. Honorary deans. 6. Deans of provinces.

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The James Dean marketing campaign, commissioned by Sexy Hair, will include a series of print and digital ads featuring famous James Dean photographs, images and quotes.
com/jamesdeanslastdrive are the official websites for the Official 60th Anniversary James Dean Memorial Cruise “James Dean's Last Drive.
Released two years after his death, The James Dean Story attempts to occupy an authoritative position vis-a-vis the deceased actor.
And the happiness that friends predicted Natalie Wood and James Dean would enjoy together, was never to be.
But teens today will find common ground with Gordon, from his obsession with James Dean to his pushing the boundaries both in his quest for Mary's heart and his rivalry with Lancer.
Seeing 'words and music by James Dean Bradfield' made me happy.
These James Deans use what they consider to be common sense when picking and choosing their battles within the system's regulatory framework.
The team from Ballard that designed this low-cost technology did an outstanding job identifying a membrane that is a fraction of the cost of fluorinated membranes and designing the product for manufacturability using high-volume plastic injection molding," said DPoint president and CEO James Dean.
A loner who marched to his own eccentric beat, James Dean was by no means an easy subject.
UP to 100,000 people, including Hollywood stars Martin Sheen and Dennis Hopper, will converge on the birthplace of James Dean today for a festival marking the 50th anniversary of the screen idol's death.
But it was a chore and I was already turning my auto-suggestive possession into a reincarnation of James Dean.
Where More was James Dean in his rapid rise to the top, early demise, and post-death legend status, Ferrer is the George Burns of Cuban music.