dean dean  /ˈdin/


  1. (n) an administrator in charge of a division of a university or college
  2. (n) United States film actor whose moody rebellious roles made him a cult figure (1931-1955)
  3. (n) a man who is the senior member of a group
  4. (n) (Roman Catholic Church) the head of the College of Cardinals


  1. Dean Den Uyl, 86

    Dean Den Uyl, age 86, of Macatawa, died Sunday, June 9, 2013, in St. Charles, IL.
    on June 13, 2013     Source: The Holland Sentinel

  2. Dean McDermott Gets New Tori Spelling Tattoo in an "Intimate Spot"

    Dean McDermott reportedly got a second tattoo honoring wife Tori Spelling recently. Credit: Michael Buckner/Getty
    on June 13, 2013     Source: US Weekly

  3. Dean Dillon champion of seniors regional spelling bee

    DECATUR — Dean Dillon of Gibson City edged Jean Moore, the 95-year-old Decatur champion, to win the Illinois Department of Aging seniors regional spelling bee. Both advance to the state finals Aug. 12 at the Illinois State Fair in Springfield.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Herald & Review


  • Under attack, Supreme Court nominee Elena Kagan said Tuesday the Pentagon's recruiters had access to Harvard Law School students "every single day I was dean" and rejected Republican claims she maneuvered to thwart them.
    on Jun 29, 2010 By: Elena Kagan Source: Salon

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