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  1. drop zone.

dz.

  1. dozen; dozens.
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Examples from the Web for dz

Historical Examples

  • There are too many on's and oun's and too much ts and dz in the pronunciation.

    Frdric Mistral

    Charles Alfred Downer

  • It is pronounced somewhat like the c with the cedilla, ç, only more quickly and with greater force—ds or dz.

  • In other cases they are pronounced ts, tsh, dz, dzh respectively.

  • The Arte (177v) discusses this phenomenon as being characteristic of vowels before d, dz, and g.


British Dictionary definitions for dz

dz

the internet domain name for
  1. Algeria

DZ

abbreviation for
  1. Algeria (international car registration)

Word Origin

from Arabic Djazïr
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