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

  • Kahn, Louis Isadore 1901-1974. Estonian-born American architect whose bold monumental designs include the Yale University Art Gallery (1954) and the Kimbell Art Museum in Fort Worth, Texas (1972).

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  • n. United States architect (born in Estonia) (1901-1974)

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  • Jeremy Kahn is a writer based in Washington, D.C. This is his first article for The Atlantic.

    Viewers to a Kill

  • GROSS: In this series, the character that Irrfan Kahn is very uncomfortable with therapy because in India, he says, therapy is just for people who are severely mentally ill.

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  • So okay, so here's a scene from "In Treatment," from the first episode that Irrfan Kahn is in.

    'In Treatment' Writers Analyze The HBO Drama

  • And of course Wrath of Kahn remains my favorite of the Star Trek films and RM, as Kahn, is a large part of the reason that film is so cherished by fans.

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  • First monography on Fritz Kahn is out now (208 pages, 260 images, poster “Man as Industrial Palace” included, hardcover, publisher Springer).

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  • Now I have no idea what they could do to follow up on this in the next episode, since Madeline Kahn is dead, and I checked several other people's IMDB pages and verified that Fyvush Finkel, Tina Majorino, Percy Daggs III, Walter Koenig, Claudia Christian, and Francis Capra do not appear in Numb3rs any time soon, much less all together in the same episode.

    Barnstorming on an Invisible Segway

  • WASHINGTON — International Monetary Fund chief Dominique Strauss-Kahn is trying to carve out a larger role for the IMF in settling the currency disputes that are roiling markets, but is running into skepticism from some major members of the Fund.

    Chief Sees IMF as Currency Arbiter

  • Essentially, Mr. Strauss-Kahn is looking for political support from IMF nations to get more deeply involved in currency issues.

    Chief Sees IMF as Currency Arbiter

  • Dominique Strauss-Kahn is managing director of the International Monetary Fund.

    Grim Mood At IMF, World Bank Meetings

  • Before he attends the May 18 draft lottery, Kahn is in Paris to watch Wolves draft pick Ricky Rubio play in the Euroleague Final Four.

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