Wike Wike, n. A temporary mark or boundary, as a bough of a tree set up in marking out or dividing anything, as tithes, swaths to be mowed in common ground, etc.; -- called also {wicker}. [Prov. Eng.] [1913 Webster]

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  • Wike — is a hamlet north of Leeds, West Yorkshire, England. It is in the City of Leeds metropolitan borough. The hamlet is situated north of Shadwell and Roundhay, West of Scarcroft and South of East Keswick. As well as those in Leeds, many people in… …   Wikipedia

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  • WIKE — Infobox Radio station name = WIKE city = Newport, Vermont area = Montpelier Barre Waterbury slogan = branding = Todays Best Country (Ike) frequency = 1490 kHz repeater = airdate = share = 3.1 share as of = Fa 06 share source = R Rcite news |… …   Wikipedia

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  • wike — I. , sb. == dwelling. O. and N. 604. AS. wic II. , sb. == office, duty. O. and N. 603; station. Alys. 4608. See Gl. to Orm. s. v. Wikenn III. , v. n. == be weary. Wright’s L. P. p. 87. AS. wican …   Oldest English Words

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  • Tony Wike — is a voice actor and broadcaster based in Atlanta.Most recently, he was morning anchor and reporter for radio station [http://www.accessnorthga.com/wdun/default.asp WDUN AM] in Gainesville, GA, where he won the 2008 Georgia AP award for Best… …   Wikipedia

  • Scott Wike — Born in Meadville, Pennsylvania, Wike moved with his parents to Quincy, Illinois, in 1838 and to Pike County in 1844.He was graduated from Lombard University, in Galesburg, in 1857.He studied law.He was admitted to the bar in 1858.He was… …   Wikipedia

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