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wye

 (wī)
n.
1. The letter y.
2. An object shaped like a Y.

Wye

(waɪ)
n
(Placename) a river in E Wales and W England, rising in Powys and flowing southeast into Herefordshire, then south to the Severn estuary. Length: 210 km (130 miles)

wye

(waɪ)

n., pl. wyes.
the letter Y, or something having a similar shape.
[1855–60; a sp. of the letter name]

Wye

(waɪ)

n.
a river flowing from central Wales through SW England into the Severn estuary. 130 mi. (210 km) long.
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Noun1.wye - the 25th letter of the Roman alphabet
Latin alphabet, Roman alphabet - the alphabet evolved by the ancient Romans which serves for writing most of the languages of western Europe
alphabetic character, letter of the alphabet, letter - the conventional characters of the alphabet used to represent speech; "his grandmother taught him his letters"
Translations
ypsilon
ípsilon
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the Y-connection. After the combined ducts were separated, insulated and ran outside through the gable wall with separate jacks, the problem was solved.
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