HyperDic: troy

English > 2 senses of the word troy / Troy:
NOUNquantitytroy, troy weighta system of weights used for precious metals and gemstones
locationTroy, Ilion, Iliuman ancient city in Asia Minor that was the site of the Trojan War
troy / Troy > pronunciation
Soundstroy'
RhymesDelacroix ... viceroy: 6 rhymes with roy...
English > troy: 2 senses > noun 1, quantity
MeaningA system of weights used for precious metals and gemstones; based on a 12-ounce pound and an ounce of 480 grains.
Synonymtroy weight
Partstroy unitAny of the unit of the troy system of weights
Broadersystem of weights, weightA system of units used to express the weight of something
Spanishpeso troy, troy
English > Troy: 2 senses > noun 2, location
MeaningAn ancient city in Asia Minor that was the site of the Trojan War.
SynonymsIlion, Ilium
Instance ofcity, metropolis, urban centerA large and densely populated urban area
MembersTrojan, Dardan, DardanianA native of ancient Troy
Part ofAsia Minor, AnatoliaA peninsula in southwestern Asia that forms the Asian part of Turkey
SpanishTroya
CatalanIlion, Troia, Troy
AdjectivesTrojanof or relating to the ancient city of Troy or its inhabitants

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