a metal loop attached to tack, for fastening gear: The wire cutters hung from a dee on her saddle.
Physics. a hollow electrode for accelerating particles in a cyclotron.
Other definitions for Dee (2 of 2)
John, 1527–1608, English mathematician and astrologer.
a river in NE Scotland, flowing E into the North Sea at Aberdeen. 90 miles (145 km) long.
a river in N Wales and W England, flowing E and N into the Irish Sea. About 70 miles (110 km) long.
a male or female given name.
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How to use dee in a sentence
dee and Pyne estimate that a single offense processed through STAR costs about $150, compared with the roughly $600 it costs to process one through the criminal justice system.How having health care workers handle nonviolent police calls may impact crime | Sujata Gupta | June 8, 2022 | Science News
On three of the finds, Kuitems, dee and their team identified an annual growth rings in the wood that showed a signature spike in radiocarbon levels.
Conversations about a new shelter in National City kicked off after dee of the Rescue Mission toured a former school in the city that he decided was ideal for a navigation center like the one the nonprofit is planning in Oceanside.Cities Are Eyeing Shelters for Their Homeless Populations | Lisa Halverstadt | November 22, 2021 | Voice of San Diego
“We wouldn’t be where we are today if it wasn’t for how involved they had been,” dee said.Cities Are Eyeing Shelters for Their Homeless Populations | Lisa Halverstadt | November 22, 2021 | Voice of San Diego
Within dee’s alchemical manuscript was a cipher table, followed by encrypted ciphertext under the heading “Hermeticae Philosophiae medulla”—or Marrow of the Hermetic Philosophy.Deciphering the Philosophers’ Stone: How Scientists Cracked a 400-Year-Old Alchemical Cipher | Richard Bean | October 28, 2021 | Singularity Hub
Playful and gory, the cartoonish paintings of dee dee Ramone, bassist for The Ramones, are every bit as shocking as their creator.
Promo shots for dee dee King, taken by famed rock photographer Bob Gruen, are also on display at the Storefront Gallery.
dee dee candles, rosaries, shirts and prints are offered for sale near the gallery's door as a kind of consolation.
Ruby dee, the legendary actress, poet, and Civil Rights activist, passed away on Wednesday in New York.Spike Lee’s Tribute to Ruby Dee: ‘A Living Example That One Could Be An Artist and Activist’ | Marlow Stern | June 12, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
dee was married to Ossie Davis, the actor, activist, and WWII veteran, from 1948 until his death in 2005.Spike Lee’s Tribute to Ruby Dee: ‘A Living Example That One Could Be An Artist and Activist’ | Marlow Stern | June 12, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
Along the sea-margin of the tongue of land between the rivers Mersey and dee, the sand has been thrown up in domes.
Mists trailed low along the sides of the Dasar-dee-ash Mountains across the lake, and hid their snowy summits from view.Gold-Seeking on the Dalton Trail | Arthur R. Thompson
She was certainly more liberal to dee than to many of her servants who were much more deserving.
He was suspected of coining false money, but Dr. dee declares he was innocent.
dee pursued a shadow which he believed to be a substance; Kelly knew that the shadow was nothing more than a shadow.
British Dictionary definitions for dee (1 of 3)
a Scot word for die 1
British Dictionary definitions for Dee (2 of 3)
a river in N Wales and NW England, rising in S Gwynedd and flowing east and north to the Irish Sea. Length: about 112 km (70 miles)
a river in NE Scotland, rising in the Cairngorms and flowing east to the North Sea. Length: about 140 km (87 miles)
a river in S Scotland, flowing south to the Solway Firth. Length: about 80 km (50 miles)
British Dictionary definitions for Dee (3 of 3)
John. 1527–1608, English mathematician, astrologer, and magician: best known for his preface (1570) to the first edition of Euclid in English
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