Definition of Dix, Dorothea Lynde in English:

Dix, Dorothea Lynde

Syllabification: Dix, Dorothea Lynde
Pronunciation: /diks
( 1802–87), US social reformer. She was a pioneer in US prison reform, a creator of insane asylums, and superintendent of women army nurses during the Civil War.

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