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Troy

 (troi)
1. also Il·i·on (ĭl′ē-ən, -ŏn′) or Il·i·um (-ē-əm) An ancient city of northwest Asia Minor near the Dardanelles. Originally a Phrygian city dating from the Bronze Age, it is the legendary site of the Trojan War and was captured and destroyed by Greek forces c. 1200 bc. The ruins of Troy were discovered by Heinrich Schliemann in 1871.
2. A city of eastern New York on the Hudson River northeast of Albany. Settled in the 1780s, it is the seat of Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (founded 1824).

troy

 (troi)
adj. Abbr. t.
Of or expressed in troy weight.

[Middle English troye, after Troyes.]
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Troy

(trɔɪ)
n
(Placename) any of nine ancient cities in NW Asia Minor, each of which was built on the ruins of its predecessor. The seventh was the site of the Trojan War (mid-13th century bc). Also called: Ilion or Ilium
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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.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.troy - a system of weights used for precious metals and gemstones; based on a 12-ounce pound and an ounce of 480 grains
system of weights, weight - a system of units used to express the weight of something
troy unit - any of the unit of the troy system of weights
2.troy - an ancient city in Asia Minor that was the site of the Trojan WarTroy - 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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Translations
TroiaTroja

Troy

[trɔɪ] NTroya f

troy

[ˈtrɔɪ] N (also troy weight) → peso m troy
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Troy

n (Hist) → Troja nt ? Helen

troy

n (also troy weight)Troygewicht nt
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Troy

[trɔɪ] nTroia
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The multi-cultural team consists of four nationalities from across Europe including Kristoff's Norwegian teammate Sven Erik Bystrom, Swiss rouleur Tom Bohli, Portuguese neo pro Rui Oliveira and the Italian trio of Marco Marcato, Oliviero Troia and Roberto Ferrari.
Blues are midway through a weeklong workout at the One Troia Jose Mourinho Training Centre, about 35 miles south of the Portuguese capital Lisbon.
The One Troia Jose Mourinho Training Centre, about 35 miles south of Lisbon, is where Blues will be based this week.
Now the luxury restaurant, which is owned by Troia Restaurants Limited, has applied for a premises licence for alcohol and music for a site on The Hayes which would be open from 8am until 12.30am.
Supporting the team will be Diego Ulissi, Marco Marcato, Oliviero Troia, Sven Erik Bystrom and Jasper Philipsen.
APOD of dolphins swam alongside our hammockdecked catamaran as we drifted across the crystalclear waters off the Troia peninsula.
It was listed by Marianne Conroy and Regina Ciardullo of Laffey Real Estate and sold by Rosa Troia of Daniel Gale Sotheby's International Realty.
Ireland's Dan Martin's UAE Team Emirates could only manage 15th place, one minute 39 seconds off the winning time, after key man Oliviero Troia suffered an early puncture.
Romain Bardet's AG2R La Mondiale were 12th, 75 seconds down, while Dan Martin's UAE Team Emirates team were down in 15th, 1:39 off the pace after key man Oliviero Troia suffered an early puncture.