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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • Dubinsky, David 1892-1982. Russian-born American labor leader who was president of the International Ladies' Garment Workers Union (1932-1966).

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  • I don’t think you can overestimate the importance of having Walter Reuther and David Dubinsky from the Auto Workers and the International Labor Garment Workers union there.

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  • Note 21: See: Backhouse, Petticoats and Prejudice; Cullum and Baird, "'A Woman's Lot '"; Dubinsky, "'Maidenly Girls'"; and Edwards, Female Sexuality. back

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  • In particular, Dubinsky cited the closing weeks of the 2007-08 regular season as an example of Jagr's greatness: He basically came to me and said, 'We've got to make sure we're the best every night.

    Why Didn't New York Keep Jagr?

  • "Truthfully, when he wanted to be the best, he could be the best," said Rangers forward Brandon Dubinsky, who as a rookie played on a line with Jagr in 2007-08.

    Why Didn't New York Keep Jagr?

  • Brandon Dubinsky scored his first goal in 17 games, and Marian Gaborik added his third goal in two games as the Rangers beat the Islanders, 4-2, on Thursday night at Madison Square Garden.

    Gaborik Scores 20th As Rangers Defeat Isles

  • Dubinsky's goal was his first since Nov. 11 against Carolina and just his second this season.

    Gaborik Scores 20th As Rangers Defeat Isles

  • He's also assembled a young core of Derek Stepan, Brandon Dubinsky, Marc Staal and Ryan Callahan, among others.

    Note to Rangers Fans: World Ends July 1st

  • Gaborik slammed home a rebound of a Brandon Dubinsky shot to tie the game at 2 during a 5-on-3 power play.

    Rangers 5, Pens 2

  • Left wing Brandon Dubinsky scored 24 goals in 77 games last season; he has six in 50 games this season.

    Rangers Near Trade Deadline on Top

  • Salary cap website capgeek.com says the Rangers are currently $15.9 million under the cap, and big-money rulings on stars like Dubinsky and Callahan could force another round of contract buyouts for some older Rangers.

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