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Rob·bins

 (rŏb′ĭnz), Frederick Chapman 1916-2003.
American microbiologist and physician. He shared a 1954 Nobel Prize for work on the cultivation of the poliovirus.

Robbins

, Jerome 1918-1998.
American dancer, choreographer, and director of ballets and musicals, including West Side Story (1957) and Gypsy (1959).

Robbins

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(Biography) Jerome. 1918–98, US ballet dancer and choreographer. He choreographed the musicals The King and I (1951) and West Side Story (1957)

Rob•bins

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n.
Jerome, 1918–98, U.S. choreographer.
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Noun1.Robbins - United States choreographer who brought human emotion to classical ballet and spirited reality to Broadway musicals (1918-1998)
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"Now, Jim," said his master, "show us how old Elder Robbins leads the psalm." The boy drew his chubby face down to a formidable length, and commenced toning a psalm tune through his nose, with imperturbable gravity.
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THE WONDER OF BIRDS: What They Tell Us about Ourselves, the World, and a Better Future by Jim Robbins. New York: Spiegel & Grau, 2018.
The state's highest court found Jonathan David Robbins violated several of the Maryland Attorneys' Rules of Professional Conduct related to competence, scope of representation and allocation of authority, diligence, communication, fees, conflicts of interest and general misconduct, according to the opinion published April 3.
San Diego, CA, March 11, 2019 --(PR.com)-- Robbins Research International, the research and marketing arm of Tony Robbins' personal development brand, announced the release of its white paper, "How Optimism Is Holding Back Your Business."
NEWARK, NJ - JULY 22: Tony Robbins speaks on stage during Tony Robbins LIVE: Unleash the Power Within at Prudential Center on July 22, 2017 in Newark, New Jersey.
tour guide Cheryl Robbins has lived in Taiwan for nearly 30 years, and is a key figure promoting Taiwan's indigenous culture and natural wonders, as revealed in a report by CommonWealth Magazine.
"It was a very difficult time," remembers Arlington Heights native Alyssa Robbins, 38, who had a master's degree from Columbia University, a prestigious teaching job at The Berkeley Carroll School prep school in Brooklyn, and a promising career as a songwriter and singer when her serious girlfriend pulled the relationship rug out from under her.
From the over-the-top antics of Fancy Free to the stylized realism of West Side Story, the discomfiting world of The Cage to the poignant humanity of Dances at a Gathering, the work of Jerome Robbins redefined what American dance could be.
Convicted robber John Robbins, 31, took almost PS1,000 from two terrified victims in Hartlepool.