Examples from the Web for dy
Historical Examples of dy
I tell you, Billy and Dy are perfect fools, and the folks are all mad.The Law-Breakers
"Traa dy liooar (time enough), Deemster," the doctor would answer.The Manxman
But the preparations for the holidays went on in spite of 'Tildy's grievance.
If 'Tildy thought to propitiate Uncle Remus, she was mistaken.
Uncle Remus's movements and remarks had a wonderful effect on 'Tildy.
- Benin (international car registration)
Word Origin for DY
- The symbol for the elementdysprosium
- The symbol for dysprosium.
- A soft, silvery metallic element of the lanthanide series. Because it has a high melting point and absorbs neutrons well, dysprosium is used to help control nuclear reactions. Atomic number 66; atomic weight 162.50; melting point 1,407°C; boiling point 2,600°C; specific gravity 8.536; valence 3. See Periodic Table.