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  1. drop zone.
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  1. dozen; dozens.
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Historical Examples of dz

  • 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


the internet domain name for
  1. Algeria
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abbreviation for
  1. Algeria (international car registration)
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Word Origin for DZ

from Arabic Djazïr
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