noun, plural fais-do·dos.Louisiana.
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As David Quammen described in his elegiac The Song of the Dodo, islands are “where species go to die.”Why Do We Save Some Species and Let Others Get Devastated?|Melissa Holbrook Pierson|May 21, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Republicans are going the way of the dodo in the Golden State.
Since the Cold War, Kissingerians have largely gone the way of the dodo bird inside the GOP.Mitt Romney’s Foreign-Policy Disarray Reflects GOP Disconnect|Peter Beinart|May 14, 2012|DAILY BEAST
Ever the optimist, Crystal believes that languages need not meet the fate of the dodo bird.
"Paul did it," accused Dodo, waving a pudgy, ink-stained little fist in the direction of her brother.The Outdoor Girls in the Saddle|Laura Lee Hope
And, as you might like to try the thing yourself, some winter day, I will tell you how the Dodo managed it.
However, when they had been running half an hour or so, and were quite dry again, the Dodo suddenly called out 'The race is over!'
When that day comes, proprietary humbugs like Sanatogen will have become as extinct as the dodo and the great auk.
Ultimately, Torkington sailed in a new ship of 800 tons,5 under a patron named Thomas Dodo.The Age of Erasmus|P. S. Allen