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dyke

noun [C] uk ( also dike)   /daɪk/ us  

dyke noun [C] (WALL)

a wall built to prevent the sea or a river from covering an area, or a channel dug to take water away from an area
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dyke noun [C] (WOMAN)

slang a lesbian . Many people consider this word offensive.
Translations of “dyke”
in Spanish dique…
in French digue…
in German der Deich…
in Chinese (Traditional) 牆, 堤壩,大壩…
in Russian дамба, сточная канава, ров…
in Turkish set, bent, kanal…
in Chinese (Simplified) 墙, 堤坝,大坝…
in Polish grobla, wał, rów…
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