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demilitarized zone. Unabridged
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British Dictionary definitions for DMZ


demilitarized zone
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  1. A party or other gathering; affair; shindig: a few of the other main do's/ The Tweed do was held early last December (1824+)
  2. (also doo) A haircut or styling: Your hair, your doo/ Yuppie bikers favor short fashionboy dos or neat ponytails (1960s + Black)
  3. Excrement; feces: I stepped in doggy-do: A children's term, perhaps first used in dog-do or doggy-do (1920s+)
  4. Something one should do or must do: Always in the phrase dos and don'ts: Being friendly is a do, but being possessive is a don't
  1. To cheat; swindle: He is hated by all the beggars above him, and they do him every chance they get (1641+)
  2. To eat or drink; partake of: The dated sense has to do mainly with drinks; the revived sense is usually in the phrase do lunch: That was where I'd be ''doing lunch'' with Mark Bradley/ The expressions ''doing lunch'' and ''fun'' lead the llth annual list of ''banished words'' (1853+)
  3. To use or take narcotics: Hell, half the people doing blow are reacting to the cut/ I'd wonder why and do another line. But I never looked at it as if I were some big drug addict (1960s + Narcotics)
  4. To serve a prison sentence: He did six years up at San Quentin (1860s+)
  5. To visit; make the rounds of: Shall we do Provence this summer? (1888+)
  6. To kill; do to death; rub out: The guy she's having cocktails with is the one who done her?/ I'm the guy doing these colored girls (1350+)
  7. To do the sex with or to; boff, fuck: Heidi Does Hollywood (1913+)
Related Terms

do someone dirt, do-gooder, do it all, do one's number, doodad, do-rag, do one's stuff, do time, do up, do something up brown, whoop-de-do

The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
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DMZ in Technology
The Free On-line Dictionary of Computing, © Denis Howe 2010
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Related Abbreviations for DMZ


demilitarized zone
The American Heritage® Abbreviations Dictionary, Third Edition
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