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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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The Wye River accord offers a chance to rearrange priorities.
ISRAEL--Netanyahu proved at Wye that he is capable of jettisoning his rigid principles and that he is sufficiently sober and pragmatic to abandon the hawkish, Greater Israel, philosophy.
ISRAEL--President Clinton's yeoman service at Wye was the act of a statesman.
ISRAEL--In his White House signing ceremony speech, President Clinton tried to treat the parties in an unbiased fashion but the press reported from Wye that the Americans had far better chemistry with the Palestinians--both in terms of personal contacts and the magnitude of arm twisting.
The negotiations the government of Israel has been conducting at Wye were not with the Palestinians but with the Americans.
WEST BANK--The settlers, by rioting and closing dozens of roads, attacking Palestinian citizens and their properties, and clashing with police, are acting in a way that violates the Wye Plantation agreement because by these actions, they incite and instigate against the Palestinian side.
The Israeli side, which insisted at the Wye Plantation talks on the halting of Palestinian incitement against Israel, should start taking serious steps to end incitement from the Israeli side.
Relying on the patented Permasert[R] design (in use for more than 25 years in the natural gas industry) the Permasert Wye Tee is constructed of PE material 2406, and meets or exceeds the requirements of ASTM D-2513 category 1, US DOT Part 192, NFPA-58, ISO 4437; GBE/PL3 (June, 1995 revision) and NFT 54 069/54 067: IAPMO[R]/UPC[R] listed: CSA B137.4 and DVGW VP 600 (G94e153) certified.
The non-corrosive Permasert Wye Tee requires no cathodic protection and offers a pullout strength greater than the connected PE pipe.