The likely de Blasio win is just the latest in a string of WFP victories.
Armistice lines (and more occupied territories) are still the de facto barriers between Israel and Lebanon and Syria.
Moore, equally credible as an ex-FBI investigator, may simply be her de facto replacement on the media circuit.
The language of this bill is a de facto abortion ban for most pregnant federal prisoners.
With the publication of Confessions, de Quincey earned himself a permanent place among the English Romantics of the early 1800s.
She has registered herself as "Madame de Satow, with companion."
de Lord had been with them in six troubles, and he would not desert them in de seventh.
"It was a bloody and most awful spectacle," said de Morla, with feeling.
"de Lawd will provide" was her motto, and He never failed her.
What was he saying that seemed at once to terrify and to delight Mme. de Thaller?
active word-forming element in English and in many words inherited from French and Latin, from Latin de "down, down from, from, off; concerning" (see de), also used as a prefix in Latin usually meaning "down, off, away, from among, down from," but also "down to the bottom, totally" hence "completely" (intensive or completive), which is its sense in many English words. As a Latin prefix it also had the function of undoing or reversing a verb's action, and hence it came to be used as a pure privative -- "not, do the opposite of, undo" -- which is its primary function as a living prefix in English, as in defrost (1895), defuse (1943), etc. Cf. also dis-.
D & E abbr.
dilation and evacuation
Do or make the opposite of; reverse: decomposition.
Remove or remove from: deoxygenation.
Reduce; degrade: decholesterolization.
The country code for Germany.