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dawk


  4  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Dawk  \Dawk\,  n. 
  See  {Dak}. 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Dawk  \Dawk\,  v.  t.  [Prov.  E.  dauk  to  cut  or  pierce  with  a  jerk; 
  cf  OE  dalk  a  dimple.  Cf  Ir  tolch,  tollachd  tolladh  a 
  hole,  crevice,  toll  to  bore,  pierce,  W.  tyllu.] 
  To  cut  or  mark  with  an  incision;  to  gash.  --Moxon. 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Dawk  \Dawk\,  n. 
  A  hollow,  crack,  or  cut,  in  timber.  --Moxon. 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Dak  \Dak\  (d[add]k  or  d[aum]k),  n.  [Hind.  [dsdot][=a]k.] 
  Post  mail  also  the  mail  or  postal  arrangements;  --  spelt 
  also  {dawk},  and  {dauk}.  [India] 
 
  {Dak  boat},  a  mail  boat.  --Percy  Smith. 
 
  {Dak  bungalow},  a  traveler's  rest-house  at  the  end  of  a  dak 
  stage. 
 
  {To  travel  by  dak},  to  travel  by  relays  of  palanquins  or 
  other  carriage,  as  fast  as  the  post  along  a  road.