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Dee.

1 River, c.90 mi (140 km) long, rising in the CairngormsCairngorms
, group of mountains forming part of the Grampian Mts, in Highland, Moray, and Aberdeenshire, central Scotland, between the Dee and the upper Spey rivers; they rise to c.4,300 ft (1,310 m).
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, Aberdeenshire, E Scotland, and flowing E past Ballater to the North Sea through an artificial channel at Aberdeen. The channel was constructed (1872) to improve Aberdeen's harbor. Celebrated for its beauty, the Dee also has notable salmon fisheries. 2 River, c.50 mi (80 km) long, rising in Dumfires and Galloway, SW Scotland, and flowing generally S to the Irish Sea. There are five power stations in the Dee basin.

Dee,

Welsh Dyfrdwy, river, c.70 mi (110 km) long, rising in the Cambrian Mts., Gwynedd, NW Wales, and flowing NE through Llyn Tegid (Bala Lake), then meandering through a picturesque course NE, N, and NW along the border with England and past Chester to the Irish Sea. At low tide the long, broad, shallow estuary is an expanse of sand, across which the narrow stream flows. Thomas TelfordTelford, Thomas,
1757–1834, Scottish civil engineer. He greatly improved road building in England and Scotland. He introduced the use of a base of large stones surfaced with compacted layers of small stones.
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's aqueduct crosses the Dee near Trevor. Sluices at the outlet of Llyn Tegid control the river's flow.

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A hollow accelerating-cyclotron electrode in the shape of the letter D. Also known as cyclotron D; D.

Dee

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John. 1527--1608, English mathematician, astrologer, and magician: best known for his preface (1570) to the first edition of Euclid in English

Dee

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1. a river in N Wales and NW England, rising in S Gwynedd and flowing east and north to the Irish Sea. Length: about 112 km (70 miles)
2. a river in NE Scotland, rising in the Cairngorms and flowing east to the North Sea. Length: about 140 km (87 miles)
3. a river in S Scotland, flowing south to the Solway Firth. Length: about 80 km (50 miles)
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In Memorials Dee was concerned primarily with unmolested movement along trading routes and with protecting the queen's sovereign rights as "empress" within the "ancient bounds and limits" of the "British Empire.
Dee returns, but constructs a frame around a picture in which there is no risk of her appearing.
She once knocked my husband over when she was playing by trying to run through his legs," said Dee.
Ken and Alan, editors on a book project that Dee was supposed to be working on, visited, and Alan's wife, Gail, brought a meal with dishes and all.
Dee Valley Group is the holding company for Dee Valley Water, a drinking water supply company.
Severn Trent chief executive Liv Garfield said: "We intend to bring real benefits to Dee Valley's operations and customers by bringing best practice and investment to support and enhance the service the company provides and by sharing the savings we can generate.
This we promise the President,' said Dee referring to ECOP and the Management Association of the Philippines.
The first offender was earlier convicted of assaulting Dee to the danger of her life.
Dee Dee spent six years visiting her partner as he was moved from prison to prison around the country.
A source said: "We are asking people to come along to Bridges Skatepark on Saturday, April 7, to shred in memory of Dee.
Jay Dee joined Australian Idol for the seventh season in 2009.