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pe·an

 (pē′ən)
n.
Variant of paean.

pean

(ˈpiːən)
n
(Historical Terms) a less common US spelling of paean

pean

(piːn)
n
(Heraldry) heraldry a fur of sable spotted with or
[C16: of uncertain origin]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.pean - (ancient Greece) a hymn of praise (especially one sung in ancient Greece to invoke or thank a deity)
hymn, anthem - a song of praise (to God or to a saint or to a nation)
Ellas, Greece, Hellenic Republic - a republic in southeastern Europe on the southern part of the Balkan peninsula; known for grapes and olives and olive oil
antiquity - the historic period preceding the Middle Ages in Europe
2.pean - a formal expression of praise
congratulations, extolment, kudos, praise - an expression of approval and commendation; "he always appreciated praise for his work"
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We are highly valued and appreciated by all the international dignitaries and the leaders from the Beijing government for the high quality of service that our Kempinski team has demonstrated," said Brice Pean.
Au sujet de la relation entre le journaliste et les services de securite, Pierre Pean a estime que [beaucoup moins que]cela ne gene pas du fait que le policier peut avoir facilement une information de taille qu'il veut publier[beaucoup plus grand que].
A veteran journalist who has written books on a wide range of subjects, including an excellent account of Francois Mitterrand's youthful work for the Vichy government, Pean disagreed violently with the popular view of Rwanda.
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Publisher Claude Durand, who released the book in November 2005, was also cleared of all charges, although the court turned down a request for damages to Pean, saying he had "exposed himself" to the lawsuit.
Up to 17 players, chosen at random, are expected to have been tested at The London Club before the Euro pean Open ends tonight.
It caused heavy damage to the party office, apartment buildings and cars in the suburb of La Pean.
Pean brings both an established track record of leading successful Bain teams and of successfully launching new offices for the firm, having opened the Bain Brussels office in 1990 and leading the Paris Office until 2001.
However, this is about to change with the introduction of the Single Euro pean Payments Area (SEPA).
8% during the period, while Euro- pean equities fell by 4.
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