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Dorian

  

      n  
1    a member of a Hellenic people who invaded Greece around 1100 b.c., overthrew the Mycenaean civilization, and settled chiefly in the Peloponnese  
      adj  
2    of or relating to this people or their dialect of Ancient Greek; Doric  
3      (Music)   of or relating to a mode represented by the ascending natural diatonic scale from D to D  
   See also       Hypo-  
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Drin, durian, Dorking, dormant

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