from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- Farmer, Fannie Merritt 1857-1915. American cookery expert who edited the Boston Cooking School Cook Book (1896), which has undergone many revisions as the Fannie Farmer Cookbook.
- Farmer, James Leonard 1920-1999. American civil rights leader who founded the Congress of Racial Equality (1942), served as its national director (1961-1966), and advocated nonviolent forms of protest.
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- n. the Soviet MiG 19 aircraft.
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A chef, appropriately named Justin Farmer, is in the process of putting together a menu that will reflect the locavore, farm-to-table movement that many believe defines Brooklyn's new food scene.
I have lived in NYC 15 years and will make a bold statment in saying the Farmer is now my favorite slice of pizza in NYC.
I had ordered the thin Farmer which was taking a little long so they gave me the thick instead because it was ready.
Ophelia Dahl has been involved in Farmers work from the start, and shes a crucial member of Partners In Health, the manager, the peacekeeper.
But Farmer is less ordinary than anyone Ive ever met.
The thing about travel with Farmer is that you dont visit the brochure sights.
Farmer is perhaps best known for his Riverworld and World of Tiers series and began writing science fiction 50 years ago.
Interplanetary versions were described in Farmer in the Sky and Between Planets, while a larger interstellar version were described in Starman Jones and Time for the Stars.
I chose it because I needed a comfortable break from review reading, Farmer is one of my comfort zones and it was not yet time to start re-reading the Riverworld series.
Farmer is too dazzled by the audacious brilliance of his concept to actually write interesting characters or settings - one early warning is when he writes himself into the book, as Peter Joseph Frigate, to tell us just how interesting Burton is.
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