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dairyman a male owner, manager, or employee of a dairy.
dairy product a type of food made from the milk of certain mammals, primarily that of cows, goats, and sheep.
dairywoman a female owner, manager, or employee of a dairy.
dais a raised platform, esp. at one end of a meeting hall, for speakers or persons being honored.
daisy any of various plants having flowers with yellow centers and white rayed petals. [3 definitions]
Dakar the seaport capital of Senegal.
Dakota (pl.) North and South Dakota (usu. prec. by "the"). [3 definitions]
dal a thick, spiced sauce made with lentils, split peas, or the like, served in Indian cuisine. Dal is usually served over rice or with soft, flat bread as a main part of a meal.
Dalai Lama traditionally, the high priest of Tibetan Buddhism. (See also Gyatso, Tenzin.)
dalasi the chief monetary unit of Gambia, equaling one hundred bututs.
dale a valley.
daleth the name of the fourth letter of the Hebrew alphabet.
Dalit a member of the lowest Hindu caste in India.
Dallas a large U.S. city in northeastern Texas on the Trinity River.
dalliance amorous play; flirtation. [2 definitions]
dally to waste time; be idle. [4 definitions]
Dalmatian any of a breed of fairly large dogs that have short white hair spotted with black or liver color.
dal segno from the sign (used in music as a direction to return to the point so marked and repeat a passage).
dalton see "atomic mass unit."
dam1 a barrier built usu. across a waterway to restrict flow and raise the water level. [4 definitions]
dam2 a female parent, esp. of a four-legged mammal.