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[dee-ri-goh; English dir-i-goh] /ˈdi rɪˌgoʊ; English ˈdɪr ɪˌgoʊ/
I direct: motto of Maine. Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2015.
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  • I took the ship's launch to the dirigo and they said there he was ashore and hadn't left any word, only that he'd be back late.

    Mortmain Arthur Cheny Train
  • As the dirigo shot ahead the junk man sprang into the water and began rescuing his rice bowls.

    Mortmain Arthur Cheny Train
  • Half an hour later a boat put off from the dirigo containing the boy, Yen, the friend, and four bluejackets.

    Mortmain Arthur Cheny Train
  • He could see the embankment and the little dirigo at anchor, the sampans still swarming around it.

    Mortmain Arthur Cheny Train

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