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Co·hen

 (kō′ən), Stanley Born 1922.
American biochemist who shared a 1986 Nobel Prize for identifying a protein that promotes nerve cell growth.

Cohen

, Stanley Norman Born 1935.
American physician and geneticist whose work with Herbert Boyer on bacterial plasmids laid the groundwork for the development of genetic engineering.

Cohen

(ˈkəʊən)
n
1. (Biography) Leonard. born 1934, Canadian singer, songwriter, and poet; recordings include Songs of Leonard Cohen (1968), Songs of Love and Hate (1971), I'm Your Man (1988), and Ten New Songs (2001)
2. (Biography) Stanley. born 1922, US biochemist: shared the Nobel prize for physiology or medicine 1986

Cohen

(kɒˈhɛn; kɔɪn)
n
(Judaism) a variant spelling of Kohen

Co•hen

(ˈkoʊ ən, koʊˈhɛn)

n., pl. Co•ha•nim (ˌkoʊ hɑˈnim) Co•hens.
a member of the Jewish priestly class descended from Aaron, now having honorific duties and prerogatives.
[< Hebrew kōhēn priest]
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There was a Jewish trader called Cohen, who had come by one of Strickland's pictures in a singular way.
Cohen has been inducted into the American Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and both the Canadian Music Hall of Fame and the Canadian Songwriters Hall of Fame.
Ancient scriptures, parables and legends -- along with romance in all its tangled forms -- have always inspired the poetry and songs of Leonard Cohen.
According to Roger Eulau, senior director, and Matt Cohen, director, at The Lansco Corporation, the transaction completes leasing at the swanky 135,000 s/f retail and office building, where they are the exclusive leasing agents.
Marsha Cohen, Who says women are making strides in achieving senior executive-level positions in the industry, has been chosen as the 2005 "Insurance Woman of the Year" by the Association of Professional Insurance Women.
AT AGE 70, Leonard Cohen is long past any attempts to be either current or mainstream.
According to Cohen Brothers President Ken Cohen, the Springfield location will continue to operate under the Staker Alloys name and former principal Ron Staker will remain involved with the business.
Jem Cohen e-mailed me the poem after coming up for air from our career-spanning discussion of his work--an interview triggered by the imminent New York release of Chain, his third and latest feature film.
Norma Cohen received a divorce in 1997 under an agreement that postponed to a later date any resolution of the financial matters.
By Deborah Cohen (Berkeley: University of California Press, 2001.
In Big Fish--the latest movie from out producers Bruce Cohen and Dan Jinks Ewan McGregor stars as Edward Bloom, a charming young man who exists in a fantasy tinged world where he can befriend any animal tame giants, tell great jokes, woo the woman he loves away from her fiance, and generally glide from success to success.
More often, Cohen uses his talents to discomfit people who deserve it, deflating the pretentious and humbling the arrogant.