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(ˈlɪt vɑk)

a Jew from Lithuania or a neighboring country or region.
[1890–95; < Yiddish < Polish litwak Lithuanian person (now obsolete in this sense), derivative of Litwa Lithuania]
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According to the Ambassador, Delhi's Ethel Rose Lowen, a hundred years ago born in America, was born in the Litvak family.
Seasoned in the Litvak manner with a copious sprinkle of salt and pepper, as Schwartz enjoys it, or dusted with sugar in the Galitzianer tradition, noodles and pot cheese is Jewish comfort food par excellence.
UCPA's physicians are Leonard Bloom MD, Gary Friedlander MD, Ellen Goldmark MD, Michael Isaacson MD, Jonathan White MD, Murray Lieberman MD, Juan Litvak, MD, Mark Rosenblum, MD, Nizamuddin Marufm MD, Roberto Pedraza MD, Bartholomew Radolinski MD, Mark Ratner MD, Robert Sher MD and Kathleen Sterling, MD.
I did it for several reasons, partly to raise money for the International Centre for Litvak Photography, the small NGO I run in Kaunas, partly because I wanted to know more about the subject, and partly because I'm a trained documentary photographer and this seemed like a beautiful and interesting thing to photograph.
Elizaveta Litvak and Diane Pataki are, respectively a postdoctoral scholar (who is first author of a study on lawn water usage published in the Journal of Arid Environments) and a professor of biology at the University of Utah, Salt Lake City.
amp;nbsp;After sentencing, Seleznev's lawyer Igor Litvak read out a hand-written statement from his client that said the long sentence was a political move due to U.
Our findings contribute to a deeper understanding of social dysfunction in neurological disorders, such as autism and schizophrenia, and may open new avenues for therapeutic approaches," said Vladimir Litvak, Assistant Professor at the University of Massachusetts Medical School in the US, reported Health news.
Law Offices of Uri Litvak, A Professional Corporation
Professor Meir Litvak, who teaches at Tel Aviv University's Department of Middle Eastern History, said the idea of annihilating the Jews came up in 1939.
The Justice Department and the Securities and Exchange Commission are using the case against Jesse Litvak as a model in building more potential securities fraud actions, people with knowledge of the probes said last year.
Attorney Kiviat began his legal career in California in 1992 with the San Diego's Chapin, Fleming & Winet and thereafter with the West Los Angeles Office of Dapeer, Rosenblit & Litvak in the areas of products liability, construction defects, insurance claims, municipal and commercial litigation.
She joined Urban Compass in September of this year with rest of The Litvak Team and returned to Citi Habitats a month later.