troy

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adjective \ˈtrȯi\

Definition of troy

  1. :  expressed in troy weight

Origin and Etymology of troy

Middle English troye, probably from Troyes, France


First Known Use: 15th century


Troy

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geographical name \ˈtrȯi\

Definition of Troy

  1. 1 city SE Michigan N of Detroit pop 80,980

  2. 2 city E New York on Hudson River NNE of Albany pop 50,129

  3. 3 or Ilium play \ˈi-lē-əm\ or Troja play \ˈtrō-jə, -yə\ ancient city NW Asia Minor in Troas SW of the Dardanelles


TROY Defined for English Language Learners


Troy

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geographical name \ˈtrȯi\

Definition of Troy for English Language Learners

  • : city in ancient Asia Minor


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troy

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adjective \ˈtrȯi\

Medical Definition of troy

  1. :  expressed in troy weight <a troy ounce>


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