Definition of Geneva. Meaning of Geneva. Synonyms of Geneva

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Definition of Geneva

Geneva
Geneva Ge*ne"va, n. [F. geni[`e]vre juniper, juniper berry, gin, OF. geneivre juniper, fr. L. juniperus the juniper tree: cf. D. jenever, fr. F. geni[`e]vre. See Juniper, and cf. Gin a liquor.] A strongly alcoholic liquor, flavored with juniper berries; -- made in Holland; Holland gin; Hollands.

Meaning of Geneva from wikipedia

- Geneva (/dʒɪˈniːvə/; French: Genève [ʒənɛv]; Arpitan: Genèva [dzəˈnɛva]; German: Genf [ɡɛnf]; Italian: Ginevra [dʒiˈneːvra]; Romansh: Genevra) is the second-most...
- The Geneva Conventions comprise four treaties, and three additional protocols, that establish the standards of international law for humanitarian treatment...
- The United Nations Office at Geneva (UNOG) is the second-largest of the four major office sites of the United Nations (second to the United Nations Headquarters...
- The Geneva Convention relative to the Protection of Civilian Persons in Time of War, commonly referred to as the Fourth Geneva Convention and abbreviated...
- The Republic and Canton of Geneva (French: République et canton de Genève; Arpitan: Rèpublica et canton de Geneva; German: Republik und Kanton Genf; Italian:...
- institution based in Geneva, Switzerland, and a three-time Nobel Prize Laureate. State parties (signatories) to the four Geneva Conventions of 1949 and...
- The First Geneva Convention for the Amelioration of the Condition of the Wounded in Armies in the Field, held on 22 August 1864, is the first of four treaties...
- Geneva Airport (IATA: GVA, ICAO: LSGG), formerly and still unofficially known as Cointrin Airport, is the international airport of Geneva, the second...
- Lake Geneva (French: lac Léman or le Léman [lak lemɑ̃]/[lə lemɑ̃], rarely lac de Genève [lak də ʒ(ə)nɛːv]; German: Genfersee [ˈɡɛnfərˌzeː]) is a lake on...
- The Geneva drive or Maltese cross is a gear mechanism that translates a continuous rotation movement into intermittent rotary motion. The rotating drive...
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