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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...
- template Infobox royalty is being considered for merging. › Victoria (Alexandrina Victoria; 24 May 1819 – 22 January 1901) was Queen of the United Kingdom...
- Victoria Caroline Beckham OBE (née Adams; born 17 April 1974) is an English fashion designer and singer. In the late 1990s, Beckham rose to fame with the...
- Victoria Pedretti (born March 23, 1995) is an American actress, who is best known for her roles as Eleanor "Nell" Crain in the Netflix horror series The...
- Victoria (abbreviated as Vic) is a state in south-eastern Australia. Victoria is Australia's smallest mainland state and its second-most populous state...
- Victoria Gotti (born November 27, 1962) is a writer and reality television personality who is also the daughter of the deceased Gambino crime family Mafia...
- Victoria Land is a region of Antarctica which fronts the western side of the Ross Sea and the Ross Ice Shelf, extending southward from about 70°30'S to...
- The Victoria Cross (VC) is the highest and most prestigious award of the British honours system. It is awarded for valour "in the presence of the enemy"...
- Government of Victoria is the executive administrative authority of the Australian state of Victoria. Functioning within the scope of Victoria's status as...
- Victoria (Saanich: METULIYE mətúliyə) is the capital city of the Canadian province of British Columbia, located on the southern tip of Vancouver Island...
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