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dyke

1. A derogatory and highly offensive term for a woman who is masculine in appearance and/or sensibility. Typically used of lesbians who exhibit such traits.
2. A reclaimed term (see Definition 1) used by homosexuals for a woman who is masculine in appearance and/or sensibility. Typically used of lesbians who exhibit such traits. Yeah, I'm a dyke who's attracted to femmes.

dike

and dyke
n. a lesbian; a bulldiker. (Rude and derogatory.) Who’s the dike in the cowboy boots?

dyke

verb
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2 km each of dike on the right and left banks, making land travel possible for motorists to drive to the coastal villages of Macabebe and Masantol towns in Pampanga and Calumpit and Hagonoy towns in Bulacan province.
The flow field at a spur dike is coupled with a complex 3D separation of approach flow upstream and a periodic vortex shedding downstream of the spur dike.
Wallrock melting and reaction effects along the Higganum diabase dike in Connecticut: contamination of a continental flood basalt feeder.
She said much of the work will not be visible from Route 110 as it was from Route 70 during the south dike project.
As of today, the local farmers have only five days to get the dike rebuilt before facing the danger of crop failure.
Mr Rickman provided the reference when Mr Dike, who had joined the Ringwood, Hampshire firm in August 1999, applied for a job as associate partner with St James's Place Wealth Management Group plc.
The company has been in Sudbury for the past four months developing a exploration strategy with consultant Scott Jobin-Bevans, managing director, Caracle Creek International Consulting, which has made the initial quartz dike identification.
As the hinterland was highly urbanized as seen in Figure 1, the Yodo river dike damage during the Kobe earthquake in 1995 gave a big threat to the society.
I spent three days out on the farther flats, with the incomplete dike always looming in the background.
Carol Dynkavitch and a legion of friends and relatives struggled to strengthen a dike around her house near Brunkild, Manitoba.
October 4,2012 (BOR) - One man is reported to have been killed by water flowing over the broken dike in Twic East, the county's Commissioner Dau Akoi Jurkuch told Sudan Tribune on Thursday.
The Massachusetts Water Resources Authority is about to begin a project to clear trees, stumps and underbrush at the south dike to address this important issue.
has identified Pele's Levack property as being a quartz diorite dike.
also were evacuated Saturday after an 8-foot dike burst.