deg
Noun

deg (plural degs)

  1. (math) Abbreviation of degree#English|degree.
Verb

deg (degs, present participle degging; past and past participle degged)

  1. (Northern England, dialectal) To sprinkle#Verb|sprinkle, moisten.
    • 1881, Gerard Manley Hopkins, “Inversnaid”, in Robert Bridges, editor, Poems of Gerard Manley Hopkins: Now First Published […], London: Humphrey Milford, published 1918, OCLC 5093462 ↗, stanza 3, page 53 ↗:
      Degged with dew, dappled with dew / Are the groins of the braes that the brook treads through, / Wiry heathpacks, flitches of fern, / And the beadbonny ash that sits over the burn.

DEG
Noun

deg (plural degs)

  1. (galaxy) Initialism of dwarf elliptical galaxy
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dEG
Noun

deg (plural degs)

  1. (galaxy) Initialism of dwarf elliptical galaxy
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