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    Doll - (n.) A child's puppet; a toy baby for a little girl.
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    Dollar - (n.) A silver coin of the United States containing 371.25 grains of silver and 41.25 grains of alloy, that is, having a total weight of 412.5 grains.
    Dollar - (n.) A gold coin of the United States containing 23.22 grains of gold and 2.58 grains of alloy, that is, having a total weight of 25.8 grains, nine-tenths fine. It is no longer coined.
    Dollar - (n.) A coin of the same general weight and value, though differing slightly in different countries, current in Mexico, Canada, parts of South America, also in Spain, and several other European countries.
    Dollar - (n.) The value of a dollar; the unit commonly employed in the United States in reckoning money values.
    Dollardee - (n.) A species of sunfish (Lepomis pallidus), common in the United States; -- called also blue sunfish, and copper-nosed bream.
    Dollman - (n.) See Dolman.
    Dollies - (pl. ) of Dolly
    Dolly - (n.) A contrivance, turning on a vertical axis by a handle or winch, and giving a circular motion to the ore to be washed; a stirrer.
    Dolly - (n.) A tool with an indented head for shaping the head of a rivet.
    Dolly - (n.) In pile driving, a block interposed between the head of the pile and the ram of the driver.
    Dolly - (n.) A small truck with a single wide roller used for moving heavy beams, columns, etc., in bridge building.
    Dolly - (n.) A compact, narrow-gauge locomotive used for moving construction trains, switching, etc.
    Dolly - (n.) A child's mane for a doll.
    Dolly Varden - () A character in Dickens's novel "Barnaby Rudge," a beautiful, lively, and coquettish girl who wore a cherry-colored mantle and cherry-colored ribbons.
    Dolly Varden - () A style of light, bright-figured dress goods for women; also, a style of dress.
    Rix-dollar - (n.) A name given to several different silver coins of Denmark, Holland, Sweden,, NOrway, etc., varying in value from about 30 cents to $1.10; also, a British coin worth about 36 cents, used in Ceylon and at the Cape of Good Hope. See Rigsdaler, Riksdaler, and Rixdaler.
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    Oxford: Definition:
    Doll - n. 1 small model of esp. A baby or child as a child's toy. 2 colloq. A pretty but silly young woman. B attractive woman. 3 ventriloquist's dummy. v. (foll. By up) colloq. Dress smartly. [pet form of dorothy]
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    Corn dolly - n. Figure of plaited straw.
    Dollar - n. Chief monetary unit in the us, australia, etc. [low german daler from german taler]
    Dollop - n. Shapeless lump of food etc. v. (-p-) (usu. Foll. By out) serve in dollops. [perhaps from scandinavian]
    Dolly - n. (pl. -ies) 1 child's name for a doll. 2 movable platform for a cine-camera etc. 3 easy catch in cricket.
    Dolly-bird - n. Colloq. Attractive and stylish young woman.
    Eurodollar - n. Dollar held in a bank outside the us.
    Petrodollar - n. Notional unit of currency earned by a petroleum-exporting country.
    Rag doll - n. Stuffed cloth doll.

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