Definitions for dandɑn, dæn
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a protein that binds the 5' cap of mRNA and begins degradation in the 3' to 5' direction.
a title of honor equivalent to master, or sir
a small truck or sledge used in coal mines
Origin: [OE. dan, danz, OF. danz (prop. only nom.), dan, master, fr. L. dominus. See Dame.]
According to the Book of Genesis, Dan was the fifth son of Jacob with Bilhah. He was Bilhah's first son. He was the founder of the Israelite Tribe of Dan. In the biblical account, Dan's mother is described as Rachel's handmaid, who becomes one of Jacob's wives. According to the Book of Jubilees, Dan was born on the 9th of Ellul.
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Farris is the dirt farmer. Dan has more Hollywood in him.
Hidup ini tak akan pernah lepas dari cinta, karna kita lahir dan di besarkan karena cinta.
If life were fair, Dan Quayle would be making a living asking 'Do you want fries with that'
The American people would not want to know of any misquotes that Dan Quayle may or may not make.
If Thomas Edison invented electric light today, Dan Rather would report it on CBS News as candle making industry threatened.
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