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noun [countable]     dyke pronunciation in British English
/daɪk/
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  1. 2
    a narrow passage in flat land that water can pass through to prevent the land from flooding
  2. 3
    a raised path across land that is low or wet
    This meaning is based on one submitted to the Open Dictionary by: Alex Mercer from Italy on 21/04/2014
  3. 4
    offensive an offensive word for a lesbian (=woman who is gay)
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