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  • n. Plural form of D-Day.

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  • In short, all the inhabitants of the former Ottoman Empire, clustered in nationalities, ethnicities, and religious groups, spent the years of Western colonialism and mandates preparing for their respective “D-Days.”

    The Coming Revolution

  • That's over seven 9/11s happening in a single day, or eight Pearl Harbors, or three D-Days counting American casualties only.

    Memorial Day

  • There were H-Hours and D-Days all over the world, but the one in Normandy is the one that has been associated with that term in the decades since.

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  • The D-Days responded with a touchdown and a two-point convert in the sixth to big league their hosts.

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  • In The Pacific there were multiple D-Days and many of the battles were fought on islands that require a magnifying glass to find on a map of the world's biggest ocean.

    New Zealand Herald - Top Stories

  • While over in Europe, D-Day involved one big push to Berlin, the Pacific conflict demanded multiple assaults on scattered, heavily defended islands - the men in the Pacific faced multiple D-Days.

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  • Nowadays you can use air transport too, but in world war 2 it was vital to have marines in the Pacific theater for all the dozens of D-Days to capture little Japanese-held islands.

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  • Hosting UC Davis, picked by some to win the Great West title this season, is a far cry from the likes of Missouri S&T, who the Coyotes defeated 34-3 last year on D-Days.

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  • "It always feels good to come home, especially for D-Days," senior offensive lineman Jake Arthur said this week.

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  • Ed is co-author of the US Army Field Manual “Army Leadership” and author of several books, including “Duty First: West Point and the Making of American Leaders”, “Combat Jump: The Young Men Who Led the Assault Into Fortress Europe, July 1943”, and “The First Men In: US Paratroopers and the Fight to Save D-Days.”

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