dee

noun \ ˈdē \
Updated on: 6 Nov 2017

Definition of dee

1 : the letter d
2 : something shaped like the letter D

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First Known Use of dee

13th century


Dee

geographical name \ ˈdē \

Definition of Dee

1 river 87 miles (140 kilometers) long in northeastern Scotland flowing east into the North Sea
2 river 50 miles (80 kilometers) long in southern Scotland flowing south into Solway Firth
3 river 70 miles (113 kilometers) long in northern Wales and western England flowing east and north into the Irish Sea

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