Ilion


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Il·i·on

 (ĭl′ē-ən, -ŏn′)
See Troy.

Ilion

(ˈɪlɪən)
n
(Placename) a transliteration of the Greek name for ancient Troy

troy

(trɔɪ)

adj.
expressed or computed in troy weight.
[1350–1400; Middle English troye, after Troyes, France, where it was standard]

Troy

(trɔɪ)

n.
1. Latin, Ilium. Greek, Ilion. an ancient ruined city in NW Asia Minor: the seventh of nine settlements on the site is commonly identified as the Troy of the Iliad.
2. a city in SE Michigan, near Detroit. 68,700.
3. a city in E New York, on the Hudson River. 52,150.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Ilion - an ancient city in Asia Minor that was the site of the Trojan WarIlion - an ancient city in Asia Minor that was the site of the Trojan War
Anatolia, Asia Minor - a peninsula in southwestern Asia that forms the Asian part of Turkey
Dardan, Dardanian, Trojan - a native of ancient Troy
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So soon as ever you have seen him -- a scion to delight the eyes -- you will rejoice in beholding him; for he shall be most godlike: then bring him at once to windy Ilion.
Contracts relating to the supply of fuels, ie diesel, unleaded gasoline and heating oil for the needs of the Municipality of Ilion services and the Municipality of Ilion schools for the duration of 2015.
Why Winchester chose a semi-rimmed cartridge with its potential feeding issues in box magazines is unclear, but I'd love to have been a fly on the wall in Ilion, New York, watching the Remington folks rub their hands with glee.
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The webinar with also feature Lynn Gray, CEO of the $42 million Remington Federal Credit Union in Ilion, N.
of Lancaster; a sister, Betty Jean Monohan of Ilion, N.
The warehouses at Ilion also contained significant numbers of M1897/1902 Rolling Block rifles and carbines that Remington had been producing since the turn of the century.
last year merged his rural Ilion Central School District with neighboring Mohawk Central School District, forming the 2,300-student Central Valley School District.
Bushmaster and Remington's 1911 production, Ilion, N.
The company currently employs 1,300 at its historic plant in Ilion, NY.
Pasada mas de una decada de la publicacion de la exitosa Nadie me vera llorar y la posterior consagracion de su autora a traves de las novelas Lo anterior, La cresta de Ilion, La muerte me da y las colecciones de cuentos Ningun reloj cuenta esto y La frontera mas distante, la compilacion Ningun critico cuenta esto, editada por Oswaldo Estrada (UNC -- Chapel Hill) interviene oportunamente para dibujar un estado de la cuestion critico sobre Cristina Rivera Garza.
It starred US actor Stephen Dorffas the Scots Beatle, who wa s born at Edinburgh's Simpson Memorial Maternity Pav ilion Hospital in 1940.