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diving suit any of various outfits worn by underwater divers, esp. a heavy, sealed garment with a detachable helmet that supplies pumped air.
divining rod a forked stick used by dowsers to search for underground water; dowsing rod.
divinity the quality of being godlike. [4 definitions]
divisible capable of being divided, or of being divided equally with no remainder.
division the act of dividing or separating into parts or factions. [7 definitions]
division sign a mathematical sign consisting of a small horizontal line with a dot above and below it, indicating that the numeral preceding it is to be divided by the numeral following it.
divisive causing division or discord. [2 definitions]
divisor in mathematical division, the number by which another number is to be divided.
divorcÚ a man whose marriage has been legally ended.
divorce the legal termination of a marriage contract, or the formal separation of spouses in societies without written laws. [5 definitions]
divorced no longer married because of divorce.
divorcee a woman whose marriage has been legally ended.
divot a piece of turf torn up by a golf club in making a stroke.
divulge to disclose (usu. something confidential or secret).
divvy (informal) to share (often fol. by "up").
Dixie the southern states of the United States, esp. those forming the Confederacy during the Civil War. [2 definitions]
Dixieland an early style of small-group jazz, characterized by a strict two-beat rhythm and by improvised ensemble and solo playing. [2 definitions]
diya a small, open-dish oil lamp made of baked clay, used in India and Nepal.
dizzy having a sensation of spinning and loss of balance; giddy. [7 definitions]
DJ one who plays recorded music and provides commentary over the radio or at an event or venue; disc jockey. [3 definitions]
Djakarta variant of Jakarta.