[doo, dyoo; French dy]
- (in names of French derivation) a contraction of de and the article le: Joachim du Bellay.
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Examples from the Web for du
The fear that Pascal might weather the storm has Du Vernay, Oprah Winfrey, and other Hollywood elites pulling their punches.The Disaster Story That Hollywood Had Coming
December 17, 2014
Twenty-eight years ago, Veronique Vial was asked to photograph Cirque du Soleil.
The pride and admiration Vial has for the artists who put on Cirque du Soleil is evident.
Cirque du Soleil obviously sprang to startling success with a variety of shows since its 1987 founding.We’re All Carnies Now: Why We Can’t Quit the Circus
November 27, 2014
In March 1996, just two months after the shooting death of Schultz, a team of defense psychiatrists interviewed Du Pont.Foxcatcher’s Real-Life Psycho Killer
November 18, 2014
The king is at the tent of the brave Du Guesclin, where he will sup to night.The White Company
Arthur Conan Doyle
Men cannot slip out of du--out of quarrels as they may out of coats.In the Valley
But Du Dsi Tschun was ashamed and did not want to accept his help.
But Du Dsi Tschun remained unmoved, so the giant went off raging.
It is for this reason that he had placed Du Dsi Tschun in his debt by means of kindness.
- depleted uranium
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