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dahyk

  • n  (slang) offensive term for a lesbian who is noticeably masculine
  • n  a barrier constructed to contain the flow of water or to keep out the sea
  • v  enclose with a dike
    dike the land to protect it from water

  • When I visited in October, Fuling's dike was nearly finished.
  • The crater that had severed the dike is almost filled in again, but the main worry is the bombs that have fallen on the sides of the dike.
  • He looked up and saw a small hole in the dike through which a tiny stream was flowing.
News & Articles

  • Women's Connection program set in Dike
    DIKE, Iowa --- The Grundy Area Women's Connection will present "A Gift That Lasts" at 12:30 p.m. June 18 at the Dike Community Building, 540 Main St.
    June 14, 2013 - Waterloo-Cedar Falls Courier
  • Airport Dike Trail to close next week
    As part of the Juneau International Airport Runway Safety Area Improvements, the Airport Dike Trail will close next week. Beginning June 18 at 7 a.m. through June 20 at 5:30 p.m.
    June 12, 2013 - Juneau Empire
  • Airport Dike Trail to close next week
    As part of the Juneau International Airport Runway Safety Area Improvements, the Airport Dike Trail will close next week. Beginning June 18 at 7 a.m. through June 20 at 5:30 p.m.
    June 12, 2013 - Juneau Empire
Quotes

  • Sarah Chayes in International Herald Tribune
    Sarah Chayes, who runs a non-governmental organization in Kandahar that makes and sells soap and body oils, said on her Web site that Arghandab "is currently acting as the dike protecting Kandahar from a surge of Taliban presence." "And...
  • Mike Holmgren in Canton Repository
    I think we were 31st on defense and 31st on offense, so, you know ...... I have two thumbs, and there are five holes in the dike,Holmgren said.
  • Charlie Crist in St. Petersburg Times
    No stop-gap measures, no Band-Aids, no finger in the dike,Crist said, without providing details.

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