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Definition(s):

  • (n) a terrorist organization formed in the 1960s by children of Iranian merchants; sought to counter the Shah of Iran's pro-western policies of modernization and opposition to communism; following a philosophy that mixes Marxism and Islam it now attacks the Islamic fundamentalists who deposed the Shah

Usage(s):

  1. Stage Director Kazimierz Dej-mek has returned from exile and is again in favor; he was disgraced in 1968 for putting on a heavily anti-Russian production of Patriot-Poet Adam .
  2. It begins: "Once there thar, theah was a young rat ret, rate who couldn't make mek, mack up his mind.
  3. Said: "Jim, we mout mek it, but we'll bofe be dead.

News

  1. New secret Iran nuclear site reported in tunnels under mountain

    Special to WorldTribune.com LONDON — The opposition has reported another underground nuclear facility in Iran. The Mujahadeen Khalq, known as MEK, reported a secret Iranian nuclear facility northeast of Teheran. In a statement, Mujahadeen, which disclosed Iran’s nuclear program more than a decade ago, said the latest facility consisted of tunnels beneath a mountain near [...]
    on July 12, 2013     Source: World Tribune

  2. Dallas Mavericks sign guard Gal Mekel

    The Dallas Mavericks announced today that they have signed free agent guard Gal Mekel (pronounced GAL MEK-el). Mekel (6-3, 191) spent two seasons at Wichita State University (2006-07, 2007-08) before leaving school early and beginning his professional career in Europe. In his first season overseas, he was named the 2009 All-Israeli League Newcomer of the Year. Last [...]
    on July 12, 2013     Source: Inside Hoops

  3. Metals Creek Resources receives TSX.V approval for the sale of its interest in the Iron Horse Project to Golden Dory ...

    Toronto, 11 July 2013. Metals Creek Resources (TSX-V MEK) is pleased to announce that the TSX Venture Exchange has approved the proposed transaction between Metals Creek Resources Corp and Golden Dory ...
    on July 11, 2013     Source: Accesswire via Yahoo! Finance

Quotes

  1. "Mek was good for us. Mek's a hard worker and different things like that," Paul said. "It was our first year together, so there was a lot of stuff that didn't always work out. But that's what this year is for. Now we don't have the excuse...
    on Jun 21, 2010 By: Chris Paul Source: The Canadian Press

  2. "I told Mek I haven't seen that since his rookie season," Wallace said. "I told him we need him and we need those kind of performances if we're going to be a playoff team."
    on Nov 9, 2007 By: Gerald Wallace Source: USA Today

  3. But former US Ambassador Zalmay Khalilzad said, "What we have here is a policy that described the people here from the MEK as a protected group, and one of our coalition partner countries is actually protecting them in the camp where they mostly...
    on Apr 6, 2007 By: Zalmay Khalilzad Source: KLTV

Word of the Day
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