Definitions for "Dean"
A dignitary or presiding officer in certain ecclesiastical and lay bodies; esp., an ecclesiastical dignitary, subordinate to a bishop.
The collegiate officer in the universities of Oxford and Cambridge, England, who, besides other duties, has regard to the moral condition of the college.
The head or presiding officer in the faculty of some colleges or universities.
Keywords:  hilbert, heidi, cousin, friend, husband
Dean Hilbert, my cousin Heidi's husband (and my adopted cousin) and a very good friend.
A dean, in a church context, is a cleric holding certain positions of authority within a religious hierarchy. It is used mainly in the Anglican Communion and the Catholic Church.
Overseer of a region. Addressed as "The Very Reverend . . .".
Keywords:  naughty, fellow, affairs, you've, bar
The fellow in charge of student affairs, including the opening times of the late bar and the closing times of parties. You can be 'sent down' by the Dean if you've been naughty.
A smart gambler who can calculate odds and percentages.(also called The Professor)
A diagnostic index for measuring the severity of dental fluorosis. [See: Dental Fluorosis Classification Criteria
One who under a Bishop has special care and inspection of clergy
Keywords:  equivalent, posts, refers
Dean refers to Deans and other equivalent posts.