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Dixie

1. the southern states of the US; the states that joined the Confederacy during the Civil War
2. a song adopted as a marching tune by the Confederate states during the American Civil War
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Dixie

popular name for Southern states in U.S. and for song. [Am. Hist.: EB, III: 587]
Allusions—Cultural, Literary, Biblical, and Historical: A Thematic Dictionary. Copyright 2008 The Gale Group, Inc. All rights reserved.
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The Dixies salute Evertonians past and present, with awards including the SportPesa Player of the Season, Young Player of the Season, Players' Player of the Season, Ladies Player of the Season and Under-23 Player of the Season.
Keeper Jordan Pickford was named Player of the Season, Players' Player of the Season and Young Player of the Season at the Dixies.
Annually, Larkana district administration hires 16,250 carpets at Rs80 per day on death anniversary of Shaheed Muhtarma Benazir Bhutto, Khalid Mehmood Soomro and birthday of Shaheed Muhtarma Benazir Bhutto while an expenditure of Rs 10.5 million used to be incurred on feeding charges of total 4,200 dixies (daigs).According to the sources, as per Rule 29(3) of Sindh Public Procurement Regulatory (SPPR) 2010 rules, for the purposes of Part-II of the Rules, bidders shall include all those contractors or suppliers and providers of services related thereto or consultants that are registered or incorporated in Pakistan, irrespective of the nationality of their owners and of their professional staff.
He also said Dixies FCU spends $30,000 per exam cycle on lost wages due to employees preparing for the exam, being available to examiners during the exam, and following up with examiners after they've left.
The trackmates generally head the market with our featured firms for the live-on-Sky Sports final with Be Real and Dixies Air only marginally bigger while Paul Young's duo of Centurion Dolly and Soho Storm are considered outsiders.
Dixies Valentine could also be in the running for the best mare award in the newly-introduced HH Shaikha Fatima Bint Mubarak Darley Awards, which will make its debut along with the Darley Awards today.
Inspector Adrian Evans said last night: "Dyfed-Powys Police can now confirm that the spectator in collision with the rally car at Dixies Corner, Sennybridge, has died.
Well Dresden got bombed like everybody else and I was in it, and the only thing that made me realise that the Germans were not all horrible was the fact on passing through there was an old lady sitting on a stool with fresh water in a container offering us a top up to our dixies. She was a Christian.
SHOWBAND stars from all over the country united yesterday to bid an emotional farewell to one of the most iconic figures of an era, Dixies star Brendan O'Brien.
Names such as Dale Hale and the Champions, the Dixies, Joe Dolan and the Drifters will be laid in the footpath.