troy: Meaning and Definition of


Pronunciation: (troi), [key]
— adj.
  1. expressed or computed in troy weight.


Pronunciation: (troi), [key]
— n.
  1. Latin,Greek,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. 67,107.
  3. a city in E New York, on the Hudson River. 56,638.
  4. a city in W Ohio. 19,086.
  5. a city in S Alabama. 12,587.
  6. a male given name.
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