[doo r-uh, dyoo r-uh]
Origin of dura
First recorded in 1880–85
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Examples from the Web for dura
The weapon proved to be a Dura Edge model that Imperial King has not manufactured since 2004.This Brooklyn 6-Year-Old’s Murderer Is Still on the Loose
June 3, 2014
From the description, Secretary Clinton has a subdural hematoma, a collection of blood under the dura mater.Good News for Hillary Clinton’s Health
January 1, 2013
The dura mater should be carefully protected from injury as well as the pin.Old-Time Makers of Medicine
James J. Walsh
He set it up in the plain of Dura, in the province of Babylon.The Children's Bible
Henry A. Sherman
This Dura appears to be in Phoenicia; but nothing is known of it.
This was how the last ball ended which was given by the Burtons in Dura House.
The son of the master of Dura could have done so much—the son of a bankrupt could do nothing.
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