nasser nasser  /ˈnæ sər/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) Egyptian statesman who nationalized the Suez Canal (1918-1970)
  2. (n) lake in Egypt formed by dams built on the Nile River at Aswan

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  1. The Genetics Society of America Announces Fall 2013 DeLill Nasser Travel Award Recipients

    Five graduate students and five postdoctoral researchers are recipients of the 2013 DeLill Nasser Awards for Professional Development in Genetics from the Genetics Society of America. Each researcher receives a $1,000 travel grant to attend any national or international meeting, conference or laboratory course that will enhance his or her career.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Newswise

  2. Cook: Popes Visit Finds Turkey Preoccupied with European, Kurdish, Cypriot Issues

    Steven A. Cook is the Hasib J. Sabbagh senior fellow for Middle Eastern studies at the Council on Foreign Relations. He is the author of "The Struggle for Egypt: From Nasser to Tahrir Square" and blogs at From the Potomac to the Euphrates.
    on June 11, 2013     Source: Foreign Relations

  3. Abbas swears in academic, political newbie as PM

    (AP Photo/Nasser Ishtayeh). In this June 15, 2011 photo, Dr. RAMALLAH, West Bank (AP) - Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas has sworn in a new government headed by a politically inexperienced academic in what is seen as an attempt by Abbas to consolidate power.
    on June 6, 2013     Source: Your Hometown Lima Stations

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