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Steen

 (stān), Jan 1626?-1679.
Dutch genre painter known for his humorous and moralistic depictions of everyday life, including Village Wedding (1653) and Feast at an Inn (1674).

Steen

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(Biography) Jan (jɑn). 1626–79, Dutch genre painter

Steen

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1. (Brewing) the white grape variety known elsewhere as Chenin Blanc
2. (Brewing) any of the white wines made from this grape
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Steen

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Jan, 1626–79, Dutch painter.
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It includes poetry and narrative nonfiction by biologists, students, tourists, birders, and local residents who describe personal experiences of the Malheur National Wildlife Refuge and Steens Mountain.
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It was largely from Lawrence and Covington County that the Steens, Enochs, Butlers, Coopers, Williams, and Smiths, to name only a few, moved northward to settle into the southwest corner of what became Rankin County in 1828.
With the inclusion of the Ostades and Steens, the exhibition expanded into an overview of Haarlem genre painting between 1610 and 1670.
It took months of painstaking negotiations among members of Oregon's congressional delegation to win approval of a unique protective designation for Steens Mountain in southeastern Oregon.
It's a long way from Oregon's Willamette Valley to Steens Mountain, and dinner at the Frenchglen Hotel is served promptly at 6:30.
The Bureau of Land Management said Monday that a Eugene-based youth running camp may continue to stage events in the Steens Mountain Wilderness Area in Southeastern Oregon.
CORRECTION (ran 7/16/02): Contrary to a report in Saturday's newspaper, the Oregon chapter of the Sierra Club has not taken a position opposing the Steens Mountain Running Camp's use of the Steens Wilderness Area in Southeastern Oregon.
That's especially true when the rumor is racing along on the heels of the Steens Mountain Running Camp.
GRANTS PASS - A Montana environmental group's challenge to a running camp's long-standing use of trails on Oregon's Steens Mountain in Eastern Oregon is testing landmark legislation protecting the area as wilderness.