quintan


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quintan

(ˈkwɪntən)
adj
(Pathology) (of a fever) occurring every fourth day
[C17: from Latin febris quintāna fever occurring every fifth day, reckoned inclusively]
Translations

quin·tan

n. quintana, fiebre recurrente cada cinco días.
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Robinson, "Hamas as Social Movement," in Islamic Activism: A Social Movement Theory Approach, Quintan Wiktorowicz, ed.
Quintan Ana Wikswo, who reviews the Jewish Museum exhibition of some of Mel Bochner's paintings, clearly does not like his work or the work of most (any?
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groups, Quintan Wiktorowicz has argued, employ these openings to impart
50) Donatella della Porta, Social Movements, Political Violence, and the State: A Comparative Analysis of Italy and Germany (Cambridge: Cambridge University, 1995); Quintan Wiktorowitcz, ed.
Robertson de Forden Avenue, a Westmount, en I'honneur de sa niece d'lndiana; la house dance[much less than] organisee par Mme John Quintan, Redfern Avenue, a Westmount, en I'honneur de sa fille; une small house dance[much less than] donnee par Mme Roy Wolvin, Roslyn Avenue, en I'honneur de son invitee de New York, ou encore, la garden fete in aid of the Day Nursery[much less than] avec danse en soiree, donnee a Ravenscrag, le 9 juin 192060.
A National Security Council expert on extremism, Quintan Wiktorowicz, who helped devise the new strategy said the administration was aware of 'inaccurate training' on Islam for law enforcement officers.
Ace Tom The second half saw the home side take play to the visitors, putting them under pressure for long periods, however it was Mold who increased their lead with a penalty by Steve Quintan.
Wing Ollie Jones had crossed for earlier tries, outside-half Steven Quintan adding a conversion and penalty.
The groomsmen were Cody Sorey, cousin of the groom, and Sam Wooten, Jared Cavenaugh, Quintan Davis, and Cody Everett, friends of the groom.
Quintan Wiktorowicz' Framing Jihad: Intramovement framing contests and al-Qaeda's struggle for sacred authority, gives an individual, American interpretation of a basic issue in ideological war, that of winning the support of the people; a continuation of the ancient art of persuasion.
Quintan has been director of corporate strategy and development at United Technologies Corp for the past two years.