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. a self-censored spelling of “Devil.”
By G—, gentlemen, I tell you nothing but the truth; and the D—l broil them eternally that will not believe me
. —Jonathan Swift,
A Tale of a Tub
. the child hero of Agon, former acolyte squire turned warrior and temple defender, in the video game “Metroid Prime 2: Echoes.”
. the harsh alarm call of the Yellow-winged Blackbird, as described in
New World Blackbirds
by Alvaro Jaramillo.
. the “distinctive buzzing or ticking” of the Fork-Tailed Palm-Swift bird, as described in
A Guide to the Birds of Columbia
by Steven L. Hilty.
. the sound of the letter d, as described in the educational video
Nurturing the Love of Learning: Montessori for the Early Childhood Years
; see also dddd.
. “a loud hammering sound,” as described in
Tongue Tie—From Confusion to Clarity: A Guide to the Diagnosis and Treatment of Ankyloglossia
by Carmen Fernando.
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