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1. The letter y.
2. An object shaped like a Y.
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(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)
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n., pl. wyes.
the letter Y, or something having a similar shape.
[1855–60; a sp. of the letter name]
a river flowing from central Wales through SW England into the Severn estuary. 130 mi. (210 km) long.
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|Noun||1.||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
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