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Noun1.Gerris - type genus of the GerrididaeGerris - type genus of the Gerrididae  
arthropod genus - a genus of arthropods
family Gerrididae, Gerrididae, family Gerridae, Gerridae - an arthropod family that includes water striders
common pond-skater, Gerris lacustris - a variety of water strider
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Gerris (2009) "Value transmissions between fathers, mothers, and adolescent and emerging adult children: the role of the family climate".
Dirckx K, Cabri P, Merien A, Galajdova L, Gerris J, Dhont M, et al.
Costs of loading associated with mate-carrying in the water strider, Gerris remigis.
Gerris, "The relationship between parenting and delinquency: A meta-analysis," J.
Esmans A, Gerris J, Corthout E, Verdonk P, Declercq S.
Dubas, Semon, Gerris and Jan (2002) conducted research on longitudinal changes in the time parents spend in activities with their adolescent children as a function of child age, pubertal status and gender.
Versieren K, Heindryckx B, O'Leary T, De Croo I, Van den Abbeel E, Gerris J, et al.
Hoeve M, Dubas JS, Eichelsheim VI, van der Laan PH, Smeenk W, Gerris JRM.
Some of the factors that lend themselves to reoffending behavior include family influences and peer group factors (Benda & Tollet, 1999; Conger, Neppl, Kim, & Scaramella, 2003; Barnow, Luncht, & Freyberger, 2005; Hoeve, Blok-land, Dubas, Loeber, Gerris, & van der Laan, 2008).
They include: Orlando Pace (TITLE Boxing Club), Jamal Mashburn (Papa John's and Outback Steakhouse), Junior Bridgeman (Wendy's and Chili's), Tim Biakabatuka (Bojangles), Drew Gooden (WingStop), George Tinsley (KFC, TGIF, Burger King, Pizza Hut), Tyoka Jackson (IHOP), Angelo Crowell (Jersey Mike's), Dewayne White (Dunkin' Donuts), Venus Williams (Jamba Juice), Shaquille O'Neal (Auntie Anne's), Willie McGinest (WingStop), Roosevelt Colvin (The UPS Store), Nate Wayne (Coldstone Creamery), Leonard Davis (Smashburger), Drew Brees (Jimmy John's), Ron Stone (WingStop), Gerris Wilkerson and James Butler (Golden Corral), Reggie Bush, Dennis Northcutt, Cory Ivy and Keyshawn Johnson (Panera Bread), among others.