Dawk
Dawk \Dawk\, n. A hollow, crack, or cut, in timber. --Moxon. [1913 Webster]

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  • Dawk — (d[add]k), n. See {Dak}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Dawk — Dawk, v. t. [Prov. E. dauk to cut or pierce with a jerk; cf. OE. dalk a dimple. Cf. Ir. tolch, tollachd, tolladh, a hole, crevice, toll to bore, pierce, W. tyllu.] To cut or mark with an incision; to gash. Moxon. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Dawk — (Dak, hindost.), in Ostindien ein Postamt od. eine Poststation …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • Dawk — Dawk, s. Dak …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • dawk — dawk1 /dawk, dahk/, n. dak. dawk2 dawkish, adj. /dawk/, n. a person who advocates neither a conciliatory nor a belligerent national attitude. [1965 70; D(OVE)1 + (H)AWK1] * * * …   Universalium

  • dawk —   , dak   n. Anglo Indian relay system for post or transport; post.    ♦ dawk boat, mail boat.    ♦ dawk bungalow, rest house for travellers …   Dictionary of difficult words

  • dawk — dawk1 /dawk, dahk/, n. dak. dawk2 dawkish, adj. /dawk/, n. a person who advocates neither a conciliatory nor a belligerent national attitude. [1965 70; D(OVE)1 + (H)AWK1] …   Useful english dictionary

  • dawk — Dak Dak (d[add]k or d[aum]k), n. [Hind. [dsdot][=a]k.] Post; mail; also, the mail or postal arrangements; spelt also {dawk}, and {dauk}. [India] [1913 Webster] {Dak boat}, a mail boat. Percy Smith. {Dak bungalow}, a traveler s rest house at the… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • DAWK — Daw Technologies, Inc. (Business » NASDAQ Symbols) …   Abbreviations dictionary

  • DAWK — abbr. DAW TECHNOLOGIES INC NASDAQ …   Dictionary of abbreviations

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