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

  • Stephen I Often called Saint Stephen. 975?-1038. King of Hungary (997?-1038). Considered the founder of the Hungarian state, he maintained strong ties with the Roman Catholic Church, advocated the building of churches and abbeys, and organized a standing army.


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  • Farr's View: In tumultuous conditions, head for terra firma.

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  • Re-creating an iconic figure, musical or otherwise, is a tricky business: Last week at Feinstein's, Rebecca Kilgore swung the Marilyn Monroe songbook in a style completely different from the screen goddess; in Shana Farr's excellent Julie Andrews tribute at the Metropolitan Room, she sang in a compatible soprano without trying to look or sound like Ms. Andrews.

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  • The tour bus, operated by Farr's Coach Lines in Dunnville, Ontario, was embarking on the three-day tour to New York City, from Hamilton, Ontario, Koss said.

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  • A message left Friday for Farr's Coach Lines Ltd., a family owned carrier based in Dunnville, Ontario, was not returned.

    Probe of fatal N.Y. bus crash looks at speed, timing

  • Farr's production is also technically adroit, and it is good to see Filter regulars such as Oliver Dimsdale and Ferdy Roberts meshing easily with RSC ensemble stalwarts such as Katy Stephens and Patrick Romer.

    Silence - review

  • It was easy to understand why Farr's character and Daniel Sunjata's Franco Rivera wound up in bed together, despite their initial resistance.

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  • DreamWorks is in negotiations with Alex Kurtzman and Roberto Orci to adapt a live action feature of James Farr's Xombie, the sci-fi/horror adventure that began as an online flash-animated series and expanded into a comic book as well as an "illustrated-film" currently in pre-production by Halo-8 Entertainment.

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  • Despite his new obligationsand his deepening attachment to Farr's beautiful though troubled daughterDarrow begins his own inquiry into the murder.

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  • I admit I still have the odd reservation about David Farr's production of Lear.

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  • After credit union officials discovered the deficient amounts in Farr's account, he told them he received instructions from the Itochu

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