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

  • Funk, Casimir 1884-1967. Polish-born American biochemist whose research of deficiency diseases led to his discovery of vitamins, which he named in 1912.


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  • Oh, and the Feb. Funk is alive and kickin 'in VT, I hope to kick it soon.

    In only SIX easy steps!

  • But Kevin Funk, an independent writer, and co-author of a book called "The Scramble for Africa: Darfur Intervention and the USA" sees the situation in Sudan as an example of China-US rivalry over resources and military ties on the continent.

    US, China Interests Compete In Sudan

  • Elizabeth Whitmore Funk is a writer, editor, critic, and professor based in Washington, DC.

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  • Robert W. Funk is a distinguished teacher, writer, translator and publisher in the field of religion.


  • Robert Funk is a recognized pioneer in modern biblical scholarship, having led the Society of Biblical Literature as its Executive Secretary from 1968 – 1973.


  • The good people at Prank Monkey Records are planning to release a 12-inch with my "Whistler's Delight" on one side and "P-Funk is Playing at my House" on the other.

    Boing Boing: May 15, 2005 - May 21, 2005 Archives

  • So, maybe because of public pressure with the poor start, general manager Bob Gebhart and manager Don Baylor brought in Funk, who has worked with Wright and Thompson in the minor leagues.

    A look at some old facilities

  • Not too many people I've met who never carried the name Funk are particularly familiar with rutabagas, so when I brought them to the Thanksgiving brunch at St. Michael's last year, I think I only cooked three of them.

    Outpost Mâvarin

  • LCD Soundsystem w/DJ Riko, K Enlow, Gerard A - P-Funk is Playing at My House.

    "I'm too Husky For LA" (Music (For Robots))

  • Joining Larry Mize, Jay Haas, Russ Cochran, Jay Don Blake and Fred Funk is Welshman Ian - News


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