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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 feud came to ahead when the pair shot Dean in the head with an air rifle before beating him to death with nearby rocks and branches.
Correspondingly, today's dean is under extreme attack and out of balance.
"She's a CNN superstar, and now we're neighbors," said Dean. New neighbors at home, too; Dean and her husband, fellow Arkansan Blake Rutherford, have moved to Washington from Philadelphia, where Dean was a five-year anchor for KYW-TV.
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"If the Everton board could be persuaded to acquire that medal for its fan base, I think Gordon Wallis could easily be convinced to allow Dixie Dean's 1928 League Championship medal to also be placed on permanent display in a new Everton museum at a new world class stadium on Liverpool waterfront."
Dave, 60, of North Shields, North Tyneside, went to the show with Dean's mum Jill, 58, sister Gabby, 23, her fiance Lewis Hutton, Dean's fiancee Fiona Clarke, 26, and his best pal and fellow tattooist Peter Steventon and his wife Byrony.
Dave, 60, of North Shields,North Tyneside, went to the show with Dean's mum Jill, 58, sister Gabby, 23, her fiance Lewis Hutton, Dean's fiancee Fiona Clarke, 26, and his best pal and fellow tattoo artist Peter Steventon and his wife Byrony.
In a 28-page judgment, the court observed that BoG chairman had no power to proceed against the dean because according to the honourable court she is on managerial post and her appointment and removal process has been given in MTI Act 2015.
On the occasion, UoG VV Prof Dr Ziaul Qayyum felicitated the deans on their appointment and expressed hope they would be taking up their duties responsibly, never hesitating to pull out all the stops to achieve academic excellence and further promote the development of research and innovation culture at the university.
A meeting of Academic Council Khyber Girls Medical Collage Hayatabad Medical Complex Peshawar was held under the chairmanship of Dean Professor Muhammad Noor in which appointment of dean for the KGMC was discussed.