bren bren  /b ˈrɛn/


  • (n) a submachine gun operated by gas pressure; used by the British in World War II


  • National Cancer Institute

    Researchers from the Indiana University School of Medicine and its Melvin and Bren Simon Cancer Center, along with colleagues from the Terry Fox Laboratory, BC Cancer Agency in Vancouver, Canada, have discovered how normal breast precursor cells may be genetically vulnerable to developing into cancer.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: National Cancer Institute


  • "This funding by Donald Bren will make a substantial positive difference for thousands of students. Facts show that high-quality, well-organized after-school programs help kids do better work in the classroom," added Schwarzenegger. "The...
    on Feb 19, 2008 By: Arnold Schwarzenegger Source: Business Wire (press release)

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furtive furtive
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