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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - An ancient city in Asia Minor that was the site of the Trojan War.

Usage examples (3)
  • Take croton oil, twelve drops (minims); oil of almonds, four troy grains.
  • On Comex, a unit of CME Group, professional traders use the contract for 100 troy ounces.
  • It does not furnish us, for example, with such a standard as the yard is of length or as the pound troy is of weight. for more
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