evans evans  /ˈɛ vənz/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) United States anatomist who identified four pituitary hormones and discovered vitamin E (1882-1971)
  2. (n) British archaeologist who excavated the palace of Knossos in Crete to find what he called Minoan civilization (1851-1941)

Usage(s):

  • Helping Hand a good man to have in a crisis as chief of crisis group, gareth evans works behind the scenes to detect and defuse conflicts around the world.

News

  1. Bob Evans Delivers Free Books To Students At Detroit Elementary School

    Bob Evans partnered with CBS EcoMedia and First Book to deliver free books to 69 second graders at Gompers Elementary School in Detroit on Tuesday morning – along with a complimentary healthy breakfast.
    on June 13, 2013     Source: CBS Detroit

  2. Jack Evans discusses his mayoral run

    Ahead of his formal announcement, Evans (D-Ward 2) sat for an hour-long interview on why he’s running.
    on June 13, 2013     Source: Washington Post

  3. Evans resigns AACD post

    Christian Evans, executive director of the Aurora Area Chamber & Development, has resigned his position effective June 20. For more details, see this week's print or e-editions.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Aurora News-Register

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