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Etymology section decimated – why?
- Hi, I only just noticed this comment - you'd be betetr off leaving me a message on my talk page. The explanation is only that I was attempting to simplify the information and to make clear that the word is a combination of dey and -ery, which was rather obscured in the previous version. Interested readers can then follow the links to those two pages to see further etymology for the respective components. Widsith 14:35, 8 January 2008 (UTC)