alfred, 1817–75, english painter and sculptor.
george (cooper) 1905–75, u.s. film director.
[koks] /kɒks/ (show ipa), 1749–1838, and his son robert livingston, 1787–1856, u.s. engineers and inventors.
john paul, born 1920, u.s. jurist: -ssociate justice of the u.s. supreme court 1975–2010.
nettie marie [net-ee] /ˈnɛt i/ (show ipa), 1861–1912, u.s. cytogeneticist.
thaddeus, 1792–1868, u.s. abolitionist and political leader.
wallace, 1879–1955, u.s. poet.
a male given name.
stevens, who spoke arabic, took up his appointment as amb-ssador to libya in the spring of this year.
u.s. envoy to libya killed ali gharib september 11, 2012
what might the government have done to prevent the death of stevens and three other diplomats?
finger-pointing set to begin in fatal attack on u.s. compound in libya winston ross september 13, 2012
the daily beast met stevens in a dreary new york hotel room.
dan stevens blows up ‘downton’: from chubby-cheeked aristo to lean, mean american psycho tim teeman september 18, 2014
when that happened, stevens had mostly retired from public life.
ted stevens’ final chapter alexandra gutierrez august 10, 2010
russell said of the 2012 benghazi emb-ssy attack that killed u.s. amb-ssador stevens.
would-be congressman can’t quit saddam gideon resnick june 26, 2014
stevens seemed disquieted and looked around him suspiciously.
charlemont w. gilmore simms
mr. stevens was born in middles-x county, m-ssachusetts, january, 1821.
cleveland past and present maurice joblin
captain stevens, i would like to have you do a little detached duty.
sustained honor john r. musick,
mr. stevens was one of the most acute and learned bibliographers i have known.
a book for all readers ainsworth rand spofford
there were also a couple of bottles of vodka, or russian whiskey, upon which stevens seized eagerly.
the north pacific willis boyd allen
thaddeus (ˈθædɪəs). 1792–1868, us radical republican politician. an opponent of slavery, he supported reconstruction and entered the resolution calling for the impeachment of president andrew johnson
wallace. 1879–1955, us poet, whose books include the collections harmonium (1923), the man with the blue guitar (1937), and transport to summer (1947)
masc. proper name, anglicized form of stephen (q.v.). a top 20 name for boys born in the u.s. between 1949 and 1976; the -ph- form was more popular until 1960s.
american biologist who identified the role of x and y chromosomes in determining the s-x of an organism. stevens studied the chromosomes of mealworm beetles, first establishing that chromosomes are inherited in pairs. she later showed that eggs fertilized by x-carrying sperm produced female offspring, while y-carrying sperm produced male offspring. she extended this work to studies of s-x determination in various plants and insects.
to take responsibility; to step forward to take care of something
[reference to baseball]
- Andrew still
andrew taylor, 1828–1917, u.s. founder of osteopathy. william grant, 1895–1978, u.s. composer. adjective (usually predicative) motionless; stationary undisturbed or tranquil; silent and calm not sparkling or effervescent: a still wine gentle or quiet; subdued (obsolete) (of a child) dead at birth adverb continuing now or in the future as in the past: do you still […]
antonio [an-toh-nee-oh;; italian ahn-taw-nyaw] /ænˈtoʊ ni oʊ;; italian ɑnˈtɔ nyɔ/ (show ipa), 1644?–1737, italian violinmaker of cremona (pupil of nicolò amati). historical examples there are three essential points of difference between guarneri and stradivari. the violin george hart the form partakes of that of stradivari; wood usually of excellent quality. the violin george hart too […]
alessandro [ah-les-sahn-draw] /ˌɑ lɛsˈsɑn drɔ/ (show ipa), 1645?–82? italian composer. historical examples instead of obeying this order he kept his division lingering about stradella. history of modern europe 1972-1878 c. a. fyffe the senator was surprised and delighted, and stradella softly clapped his hands. stradella f(rancis) marion crawford stradella sprang forward with outstretched hands, forgetting […]
alfredo [al-frey-doh;; spanish ahl-fre-th aw] /ælˈfreɪ doʊ;; spanish ɑlˈfrɛ ðɔ/ (show ipa), 1912–2006, paraguayan general and statesman: president 1954–89. noun alfredo. 1912–2006, paraguayan soldier and politician; president (1954–89): deposed in a military coup
aleksandr vasilevich [uh-lyi-ksahn-dr vuh-syee-lyi-vyich] /ʌ lyɪˈksɑn dr vʌˈsyi lyɪ vyɪtʃ/ (show ipa), (count suvorov rumnikski, prince itliski) 1729–1800, russian field marshal. historical examples in those days, in 1801, suvorov was our great national hero. knock, knock, knock and other stories ivan turgenev suvorov, immediately on arrival, late in the afternoon, made preparations for attacking the […]