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wye

(wī) [Pronunciation of the letter y]
A three-way connector or three-branched device, shaped like the letter y.
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For Angela the trip was a busman's holiday, as she owns the outdoor fitness and adventure business Run-wild with the River Wye and Valley as her "office".
As local people were concerned that the statues appeared to be irretrievably lost to the village, Wye Parish Council asked ABC to investigate the position.
Luke Ayres (top) stabbed Marcus Wye to death outside Drews House
Pete Gough, senior technical specialist for the Environment Agency, said: "The partnership approach to addressing the problems on the Wye, prompted by the Wye and Usk Foundation, has been inspirational and together we have worked hard and spent a lot of money to improve habitats and ensure that fish can safely and successfully gain access.
Their complacency testifies to a Wye Valley conservation success story: for 30 years, the peregrine's distinctive dark head and broad, pointed wings weren't seen at Yat Rock following a nationwide population crash caused by the use of now-banned pesticides.
Nature's Creations is pleased to make available Wye Oak leaf ornaments created using the natural leaves from the fallen 'Gentle Giant'" said Dennis Ray, managing designer.
From Ledbury take the A438 west to Hereford, famous for its cathedral, bustling midweek market and six-arched bridge over the River Wye.
By putting a blind end cap on the Wye Tee outlet the utility can install a full piping system before a housing development is constructed.
River Wye's victory in the handicap chase also had its touch of drama, as Red Ark was only a length down and running on strongly when he blundered his chance away at the last fence, leaving River Wye to come home 10 lengths clear.
By February, according to the Wye River agreement, the Palestinians and Israelis were supposed to have worked out the main issues dividing the two sides, with the signing of a final peace agreement planned for September.
Without Wye aid and the sustained support of the American people for his process, I can not guarantee that peace will be a reality soon enough.