Definition of Clio. Meaning of Clio. Synonyms of Clio

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Definition of Clio

Clio
Victoria Vic*to"ri*a, n. [NL.] 1. (Bot.) A genus of aquatic plants named in honor of Queen Victoria. The Victoria regia is a native of Guiana and Brazil. Its large, spreading leaves are often over five feet in diameter, and have a rim from three to five inches high; its immense rose-white flowers sometimes attain a diameter of nearly two feet. 2. A kind of low four-wheeled pleasure carriage, with a calash top, designed for two persons and the driver who occupies a high seat in front. 3. (Astron.) An asteroid discovered by Hind in 1850; -- called also Clio. Victoria cross, a bronze Maltese cross, awarded for valor to members of the British army or navy. It was first bestowed in 1857, at the close of the Crimean war. The recipients also have a pension of [pounds]10 a year. Victoria green. (Chem.) See Emerald green, under Green. Victoria lily (Bot.), the Victoria regia. See def. 1, above.
Clio
Clio Cli"o, n. [L., fr. Gr. ? the proclaimer, fr. ? to call, tell of, make famous.] (Class. Myth.) The Muse who presided over history.
Clio
Clione Cli*o"ne, n. A genus of naked pteropods. One species (Clione papilonacea), abundant in the Arctic Ocean, constitutes a part of the food of the Greenland whale. It is sometimes incorrectly called Clio.

Meaning of Clio from wikipedia

- In Gr**** mythology, Clio (traditionally /ˈklaɪoʊ/, but now more frequently /ˈkliːoʊ/; Gr****: Κλειώ, Kleiṓ; "made famous" or "to make famous"), also spelled...
- The Renault Clio is a supermini car (B-segment), produced by French automobile manufacturer Renault. It was launched in 1990, and entered its fifth generation...
- CLIO is the Cryogenic Laser Interferometer Observatory, a prototype detector for gravitational waves. It is testing cryogenic mirror technologies for the...
- The Clio Renault Sport (or Clio RS for short) is a hot hatch produced since 1998 by Renault Sport, the high-performance division of French automaker Renault...
- Clio is the muse of history in Gr**** mythology. Clio may also refer to: See Clio (mythology) for mythological characters named Clio Clio, a daughter of...
- ABC-Clio, LLC (stylized ABC-CLIO) is a publishing company for academic reference works and periodicals primarily on topics such as history and social sciences...
- Clio is a city in Barbour County, Alabama, United States. The po****tion was 1,399 at the 2010 census, down from 2,206 in 2000, at which time it was a...
- Clio Goldsmith (born 16 June 1957) is a French former actress, appearing mostly as a femme fatale in some films of the early 1980s. She is a member of...
- The Renault Clio V6 Renault Sport is a rear mid-engine, rear-wheel-drive layout hot hatch based on the Renault Clio launched in 2001. Designed by French...
- Leslie Clio (born August 16, 1986) is a German singer, songwriter and producer and music video director In 2008 Leslie Clio moved to Berlin. In 2013 Leslie...
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