[dook-duh m, dyook-] /ˈduk dəm, ˈdyuk-/
the office or rank of a .
another name for a duchy
the title, rank, or position of a duke
adjective, Slang. 1. dressed up; ornamented; embellished: an old car duked up with leather upholstery and wire wheels.
[glos-ter, glaw-ster] /ˈglɒs tər, ˈglɔ stər/ noun 1. Duke of, . 2. a seaport in W in SW England, on the Severn River. 3. a seaport in NE Massachusetts. 4. . [huhm-free] /ˈhʌm fri/ noun 1. (Duke of Gloucester) 1391–1447, English soldier and statesman (youngest son of Henry IV). 2. Doris, 1895–1958, U.S. dancer, choreographer, […]
[dook, dyook] /duk, dyuk/ noun 1. (in Continental Europe) the male ruler of a duchy; the sovereign of a small state. 2. a British nobleman holding the highest hereditary title outside the royal family, ranking immediately below a prince and above a marquis; a member of the highest rank of the British peerage. 3. a […]
- Dukes classification
Dukes classification (dōōks, dyōōks) n. A classification into three stages of the extent of spread of operable carcinoma of the large intestine.