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Definition of Victoria

Victoria
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.
Victoria
Victoria Vic*to"ri*a, n. One of an American breed of medium-sized white hogs with a slightly dished face and very erect ears.

Meaning of Victoria from wikipedia

- Victoria most commonly refers to: Victoria (Australia), a state of the Commonwealth of Australia Victoria, British Columbia, provincial capital of British...
- Victoria (Alexandrina Victoria; 24 May 1819 – 22 January 1901) was Queen of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland from 20 June 1837 until her...
- Victoria (abbreviated as Vic) is a state in southeastern Australia. It is the second-smallest state with a land area of 227,444 km2 (87,817 sq mi) and...
- Victoria Caroline Beckham OBE (née Adams; born 17 April 1974) is an English singer, fashion designer and television personality. She rose to prominence...
- Lake Victoria (Dholuo: Nam Lolwe; Luganda: Nnalubaale; also Ukerewe) is one of the African Great Lakes. The lake was renamed after Queen Victoria in the...
- Vicki Ree Prin****l (born January 3, 1950), later known as Victoria Prin****l, is an American actress, producer, entrepreneur, and author, best known for...
- Victoria Pedretti (born March 23, 1995) is an American actress. She starred in the Netflix anthology series The Haunting, playing different characters...
- Victoria Falls (Lozi: Mosi-oa-Tunya, "The Smoke That Thunders"; Tonga: Shungu Namutitima, "Boiling Water") is a waterfall on the Zambezi River in southern...
- Catherine Victoria Aitken, formerly Victoria Spencer, Countess Spencer, (née Lockwood; 25 November 1965) is a British former fashion model and former wife...
- Victoria Louise Pendleton, CBE (born 24 September 1980) is a British jockey and former track cyclist who specialised in the sprint, team sprint and keirin...
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