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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 is proud to receive such national recognition for his very locally based practice.
"We must encourage more women to join the profession as we must have a property and construction industry that is truly reflective of society at large, '' says Francke. ''We simply cannot have a society where our built environment is designed and built exclusively by men.
Studies on scorpion life cycles have shown that their post-embryonic development is usually long (Lourenco, 2002; Polis & Sissom, 1990) with a relatively high juvenile mortality rate (Brown, 1997; Francke & Jones, 1982; Sissom & Francke, 1983).
"The commissioners also amended their solid-waste ordinance to specifically exclude human fetal tissue from approved infectious waste," according to Francke.
Ros Francke, Avril Devaney and Sheena Cumiskey are running the Chester Half Marathon in memory of Jamie Devaney (inset)
Francke served in the Army Medical Corps from 1943-1945, followed by two years of service for the U.S.
Joseph Francke Rumsey III, the founder of Zero Mountain Inc., died Friday, 13 August 2010.
Denis Hacq , Vibel's founder, and his partner Jean-Dominique Francke will retain the remaining stake in the company.
La polemica se inicio con la publicacion del articulo del profesor Waldo Mendoza, <<En defensa del neoliberalismo>>, y continuo en los dias siguientes con las intervenciones de Pedro Francke, Oscar Dancourt, Ricardo Lago y Felix Jimenez.
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