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Franck,

family of painters: see FranckenFrancken
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, family of Flemish painters in the 16th and 17th cent. Prominent members were Hieronymus Francken, c.1540–1610, student of Frans Floris, who worked mainly in Antwerp in a classicist style; his brother Frans Francken, c.
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Franck

1. C?sar (Auguste) . 1822--90, French composer, organist, and teacher, born in Belgium. His works, some of which make use of cyclic form, include a violin sonata, a string quartet, the Symphony in D Minor (1888), and much organ music
2. James. 1882--1964, US physicist, born in Germany: shared a Nobel prize for physics with Gustav Hertz (1925) for work on the quantum theory, particularly the effects of bombarding atoms with electrons
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Francke reports this includes "that their contracts be amended to prohibit the transfer of human fetal tissue, that they provide certification that their waste stream does not contain fetal tissue and that they allow inspections for verification purposes.
Francke was preceded in death by his parents, Paul Francke Sr.
Hasta 1981 fue ubicada dentro de Vaejovidae, en dicho ano Francke y Soleglad (1981) la incluyen dentro de la familia Iuridae, donde permanecio por un poco mas de 20 anos.
Como explica Francke, <<ahora estan usando el financiamiento dado a principios de ano, pero en unos meses mas se vera que el presupuesto de los programas no alcanza, y ahi veremos que tipo de medidas toma el gobierno, porque, indudablemente, con el subsidio directo que esta brindando ahora, no es suficiente>>.
The 'Control' producers approached the fund because the locations worked for their needs, and the project was strongly supported by my predecessor, Kate Ogborn, and the rest of the EM team," Francke says.
Inspired by Spener's understanding of the collegia pietatis, August Hermann Francke and others instituted small devotional groups for the study of scripture, drawing considerable lay interest from washerwomen and cobblers to theology students.
Terry Francke of the open-government group Californians Aware said such a move has the potential to decrease people's confidence in their government.
Rend al-Rahim Francke, speaking in Washington, said she believed these overtures prompted Iran recently to capture 200 Afghan fighters who were trying to enter Iraq from Iran.
IGC's envoy to Washington Ms Rend Rahim Francke tells a conference on the Iraq's reconstruction in the US capital the Iraqi people are not participating sufficiently in the rebuilding of their country and warns of political disaster if the problem remains unsolved.
Personnel director Andy Smith and strategic marketing director Ann Francke were let go.
Ann Francke will join the retailer as director of strategic marketing responsible for the Boots brand and growth businesses and become a member of the company's executive committee.