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Klein

 (klīn), Melanie 1882-1960.
Austrian-born British psychoanalyst noted for her attention to play behaviors as a basis for analysis and treatment of children. Her works include The Psychoanalysis of Children (1932) and Envy and Gratitude (1957).

Klein

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1. (Biography) Calvin (Richard). born 1942, US fashion designer
2. (Biography) Melanie. 1882–1960, Austrian psychoanalyst resident in England (from 1926), noted for her work on child behaviour

Klein

(klaɪn)
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Lawrence, born 1920, U.S. economist: Nobel prize 1980.
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Noun1.Klein - German mathematician who created the Klein bottle (1849-1925)
2.Klein - United States psychoanalyst (born in Austria) who was the first to specialize in the psychoanalysis of small children (1882-1960)Klein - United States psychoanalyst (born in Austria) who was the first to specialize in the psychoanalysis of small children (1882-1960)
3.Klein - United States fashion designer noted for understated fashions (born in 1942)
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The fund-raising effort for bullied bus monitor Karen Huff Klein is now reaching the point the where the lines between altruism and shameless self-promotion may be blurring for the man behind the campaign.
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Ralph Klein has his solution to waiting list problems in the health care system--allow and encourage doctors and health care facilities to function in both public and private sectors.
It was Klein who brought them together, and Restany who, in his activities as a curator and critic, proclaimed their aesthetic union.
Raw material costs are always of concern to packaging companies and customers who use those packages," says Ed Klein, vice president of public and environmental affairs for Tetra Pak USA, based in Vernon Hills, Ill.
The ballot measure, which created the California Institute for Regenerative Medicine, was the brainchild of Robert Klein II, a Bay Area real-estate millionaire.
Michael Klein buys heavily into the jargon of literary theory and its counterparts in other fields, lacing his musical discussions with references to semiotics, heuristics and hermeneutics, to deconstruction and post-structuralism.
Other than global security, I don't think there's a more important issue facing our nation--and I don't think as a nation we're remotely serious enough about the issue," Joel Klein, chancellor of the New York City schools, told chief executives at a roundtable discussion.