kluck

cluck

and kluck (klək)
n. a stupid person; a person as stupid as a chicken. Why did they send me a dumb cluck to do this work? You silly kluck! Why’d you do that?

kluck

verb
See cluck
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For her, faith matters all the time, whether the stage is big or small, said Ted Kluck, an author of books on topics ranging from Mike Tyson to the evangelical church, a professor of journalism at Union University in Jackson, Tennessee, and co-host of the Happy Rant podcast.
Laureano-Melo R, Imperio GE, da Silva-Almeida C, Kluck GE, Cruz Seara Fde A, da Rocha FF, et al.
Several authors (Dimitropoulos, Carter, Schachter, & Woodside, 2008; Kluck, 2008; Limbert, 2010; Marcos & Cantero, 2009) characterize family social network as the main source of social support for individuals with ED.
Ademas, se han realizado estudios tanto en Estados Unidos (McNamara & Prideaux, 2011; Turton, Kluck, & Day, 2000) como en Europa (Kouchner & Dufrien, 1993; Cordell & Super, 2000; Leitner & Leitner, 2004; Gershuny, 2011, Zins, 2006; Thiene & Scarpa, 2008), principalmente paises desarrollados, sin embargo, se ha encontrado poca investigacion publicada en Latinoamerica.
It fluctuates over time (Cardinal & Cardinal, 1997), as docs athletic identity (Houle, Brewer & Kluck, 2010).
Stockgrowers President Bill Kluck denounced the "egregiously unbalanced response of federal land management agencies" and said, "There is a big double standard being applied in these government land agencies.
Edited by Marlies Kluck, Dennis Ott, and Mark de Vries
Como ocurre con los estudios realizados en adultos, se ha encontrado mayores puntuaciones en la ID de los chicos adolescentes que las chicas y se encuentran resultados contradictorios en diferentes estudios respecto a las diferencias significativas segun la edad (Houle, Brewer & Kluck, 2010; Macias & Moya, 2002; Wiechman & Williams, 1997).
Kluck, "Mechanisms by which Bak and Bax permeabilise mitochondria during apoptosis," Journal of Cell Science, vol.
Wesley Kluck, president of the Arkadelphia Clinic for Children and Young Adults; Ron Sellers, corporate regional director of ARcare; and Holly Van Winkle, RN-BSN program coordinator at the University of Arkansas in Fayetteville.
2007; Gillett, Harper, Larson, Berrett, & Hardman, 2009; Kluck, 2008; Olson, 1986; Taylor et al.
2) The same observation was made independently by Marlies Kluck (cf.
Using the Australian Synchrotron, Mr Jason Brouwer, Dr Peter Czabotar, Dr Ruth Kluck and colleagues from the institute's Structural Biology division investigated how the structure of Bak changes in order to initiate cell death.
LGB individuals can also have difficulty finding a provider that is competently trained to provide LGB-affirmative counseling (Bidell & Whitman, 2013; Graham, Carney, & Kluck, 2012; IOM, 2011; Rock, Carlson, & McGeorge, 2010).
Five variables shown to affect LGB attitudes and SOCCS scores were evaluated as possible covariate variables: (a) sexual orientation, (b) education level (master's-level student, master's-level graduate, doctoral-level student, or doctoral-level graduate), (c) LGB interpersonal contact (total number of LGB acquaintances and friends), (d) LGB training (total number of LGB trainings or workshops attended), and (e) political conservatism (Altemeyer, 2003; Altemeyer & Hunsberger, 1992; Bidell, 2005; Choudhuri, Santiago-Rivera, & Garrett, 2012; Graham, Carney, & Kluck, 2012; Herek, 2009; Hunsberger & Jackson, 2005; Rainey & Trusty, 2007; Satcher & Leggett, 2007; Satcher & Schumacker, 2009).