Dix


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Dix

 (dĭks), Dorothea Lynde 1802-1887.
American philanthropist, reformer, and educator who was a pioneer in the movement for specialized treatment of the mentally ill.

Dix

(dɪks)
n.
Otto, 1891–1969, German painter and printmaker.
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Noun1.Dix - United States social reformer who pioneered in the reform of prisons and in the treatment of the mentally ill; superintended women army nurses during the American Civil War (1802-1887)
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I will give you, Mister Etel, for von pound, dix sous.
I think I'll get Diana to go over with me next week, and we can spend the evening with Theodora Dix.
you would never guess what extraordinary events are revealed by the anagram of this sacramental sentence" [he pulls out a piece of paper and reads], "Charles dix, par la grace de Dieu, roi de France et de Navarre.
Tulliver, not without a particular reason, had abstained from a seventh recital of the cool retort by which Riley had shown himself too many for Dix, and how Wakem had had his comb cut for once in his life, now the business of the dam had been settled by arbitration, and how there never would have been any dispute at all about the height of water if everybody was what they should be, and Old Harry hadn't made the lawyers.
Notes: A Pre-Bid walk-through will be conducted at the Wilson Tech, Dix Hills campus, 17 Westminster Avenue, Dix Hills, NY on Thursday, November 19, 2015 at 9 AM commencing at the flagpole.
If George Osborne won't run the economy how Mr Dix would like, he writes dozens of letters pointing out where George has gone wrong.
Chief whip Councillor Gez Kirby argued that Coun Dix deserved to be suspended for comments made to the Caerphilly Observer newspaper about plans for the council to fund the building of a cinema in Bargoed.
Managing director Charles Dix said: "For 125 years, we have continued to grow from strength to strength and it's truly humbling to see that the North East has continued to support us over the past century and a quarter.
A neighbour who had spoken to Mrs Dix told the police: "She said her daughter was being bullied and she hanged herself.
When three of Hazel's grownup children stumbled across the horrific scene with Dix, then 50, standing over their mother's remains, a knife still in his hand, he chillingly told them: "We've had a little argument.
Dix takes over for Tom Woletz, who retired in June.
Also taking in the Borderlands area and the Wales Coastal Path, Professor Dix is completing a full circuit of Wales armed with several mobile phones, laptops, minitablets, a camera, voice recorder, GPS and SPOT device.