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daphne Definitions

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en given name.

noun

any one of least 50 species of shrub in the genus daphne of the family thymelaeaceae, some of which are grown as ornamentals.

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  • [2] daphne joan fry tuyl knox, how long till dawn: memoirs of one of the charter members and original founders of the resistance movement in algiers and a member of oss (outskirts press, 2013) and pearl witherington cornioley, code name pauline: memoirs of a world war ii special agent (chicago review press, 2013). cia.gov

  • daphne pinkerson: we’d done these other films about the effect of the economy on people. and we’d seen the stress experienced by these people who’d lost their jobs because of outsourcing or technology or when the [stock market] crash happened in 2008. you can see how quickly they could spiral. so for us to look at it through the prism of health was kind of fascinating because it was corroborating in a scientific way what we’ve been covering. everydayhealth.com

  • yet his most persistent courtship—that of daphne, a mountain nymph—was never rewarded. apollo first eliminated the competition. leucippus, the son of king oenomaus of pisa, also loved daphne—so much that he once disguised himself as a girl just to be with her while she engaged in her mountain revels with other nymphs. but apollo knew of this charade—and so the god quietly advised the nymphs to bathe naked. when leucippus was exposed—literally and figuratively—the nymphs tore him to shreds. factmonster.com

  • daphne was living in nigeria with her husband and young son when life became intolerable due to religious persecution. daphne wanted a better life for her son. she knew people living in the united states and made the decision to leave. she landed in a community that was not very welcoming. the language barrier was difficult. while searching for assistance for her family, she found vive la casa, operated by jericho road community health center, in buffalo, new york. hhs.gov

  • yet his most persistent courtship—that of daphne, a mountain nymph—was never rewarded. apollo first eliminated the competition. leucippus, the son of king oenomaus of pisa, also loved daphne—so much that he once disguised himself as a girl just to be with her while she engaged in her mountain revels with other nymphs. but apollo knew of this charade—and so the god quietly advised the nymphs to bathe naked. when leucippus was exposed—literally and figuratively—the nymphs tore him to shreds. infoplease.com

  • dangerous in diamonds db73130 11 hours 18 minutes by madeline hunter read by corrie james tristan, the duke of castleford, inherits the rarest blooms estate where daphne joyes has been living and running a flower business—and a sanctuary for abused women. tristan and daphne try to resist their mutual attraction but unite against a common enemy. descriptions of sex. 2011. loc.gov

  • "experiencing family stress -- specifically family disruption and financial stress -- repeatedly throughout childhood was associated with overweight or obesity by the time adolescent girls turned 18," study author daphne hernandez, an assistant professor in the department of health and human performance at the university of houston, said in a university news release. medicinenet.com

  • daphne hsu, chief of pediatric cardiology at montefiore, added, though, that the findings do provide some reassurance of current practice, in that two of the five patients identified as having hypertrophic cardiomyopathy at screening subsequently died suddenly. "although this is a small number, it does support the recommendation to restrict patients with hypertrophic cardiomyopathy from competitive sports." medpagetoday.com

  • max is a fourth-year medical student at the university of nebraska medical center with an interest in psychiatry. he received his bachelor's in biology at the university of nebraska at lincoln and plans to practice in his home state after graduation. he is married to hannah lydiatt and has two very spoiled cats, daphne and yule. merckmanuals.com