crown

  • 1 Crown — or The Crown may refer to: Crown (anatomy), a part of the head or of a hat Headgear Coronet, a small crown consisting of ornaments fixed on a metal ring. Unlike a crown, a coronet never has arches.[citation needed] Crown (headgear), ceremonial… …

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  • 2 Crown — (kroun), n. [OE. corone, coroun, crune, croun, OF. corone, corune, F. couronne, fr. L. corona crown, wreath; akin to Gr. korw nh anything curved, crown; cf. also L. curvus curved, E. curve, curb, Gael. cruinn round, W. crwn. Cf. {Cornice},… …

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  • 3 Crown F.C. — Crown FC Founded 1994 Ground Ogbomosho Township Stadium/ Ilaro Stadium (Capacity: 5,000) Chairman Gabriel Babalola Manager Niyi Akande …

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  • 4 Crown — index culminate, culmination, honor, maximum (pinnacle), pinnacle, surmount Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton …

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  • 5 crown — [kroun] n. [ME coroune < OFr corone < L corona, a garland, crown < Gr korōnē, curved object, wreath < IE base * (s)ker , to turn, bend > L curvus, crux] 1. a garland or wreath worn on the head as a sign of honor, victory, etc. 2. a …

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  • 6 Crown — (kroun), v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Crowned} (kround); p. pr. & vb. n. {Crowning}.] [OE. coronen, corunen, crunien, crounien, OF. coroner, F. couronner, fr. L. coronare, fr. corona a crown. See {Crown}, n.] 1. To cover, decorate, or invest with a… …

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  • 7 crown — crown; crown·al; crown·ation; crown·et; crown·less; de·crown; dis·crown; un·crown; crown·er; crown·ing; …

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  • 8 Crown J — Birth name 김계훈 (Kim Kye Hoon) Also known as Crown Jewel Born November 12, 1979 (1979 11 12) (age 31) Origin South Korea …

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  • 9 crown — early 12c., royal crown, from Anglo Fr. coroune, from O.Fr. corone (13c., Mod.Fr. couronne), from L. corona crown, originally wreath, garland, related to Gk. korone anything curved, kind of crown. (O.E. used corona, directly from Latin) Extended… …

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  • 10 crown — [n1] top; best acme, apex, climax, crest, culmination, fastigium, head, meridian, peak, perfection, pinnacle, roof, summit, tip, top, ultimate, vertex, zenith; concepts 706,836 Ant. bottom, worst crown [n2] tiara for royalty chaplet, circlet,… …

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  • 11 Crown J — Surnom Crown Jewel Nom 김계훈 (Kim Kye Hoon) Naissance 12 novembre 1979 (1979 11 12) (32 ans) Pays d’origine Corée du Sud Activité principale …

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  • 12 Crown — [ kraʊn; gleichbed. engl.]: svw. ↑ Krone. * * * Crown   [kraʊn; englisch »Krone«] die, / s, Bezeichnung für englische Gold und Silbermünzen zu 5 Shilling. Die goldene Crown (Crown of the double rose) wurde 1526 unter Heinrich VIII. eingeführt und …

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  • 13 crown — s.n. Sticlă cu însuşiri speciale, foarte puţin dispersivă, din care se confecţionează lentile divergente. [pron. craun. / < engl., fr. crown( glass)]. Trimis de LauraGellner, 16.02.2005. Sursa: DN  CROWN [CRAUN] s. n. sticlă crown = sticlă cu …

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  • 14 crown — [kraʊn] noun 1. the Crown the government of a country such as Britain that is officially led by a king or queen: • The islands are possessions of the Crown. 2. [countable] FINANCE the English name for a unit of currency used in Denmark, Norway,… …

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  • 15 crown — ► NOUN 1) a circular ornamental headdress worn by a monarch as a symbol of authority. 2) (the Crown) the monarchy or reigning monarch. 3) a wreath of leaves or flowers worn as an emblem of victory, especially in ancient Greece or Rome. 4) an… …

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  • 16 crown — ● crown nom masculin ou crown glass nom masculin invariable (anglais crown, couronne, et glass, verre) Verre très transparent et relativement peu dispersif, très utilisé en optique …

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  • 17 crown — When the Crown is used to mean ‘the office of the monarch’, it should be treated as grammatically neuter and not as the gender of the king or queen: The Crown can only act on the advice of its [not her or his] Ministers …

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  • 18 Crown — (kr?n), p. p. of {Crow}. [Obs.] [1913 Webster] …

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  • 19 crown|er — crown|er1 «KROW nuhr», noun. one who or that which crowns or completes. crown|er2 «KROW nuhr», noun. British Dialect. a coroner …

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  • 20 Crown — Crown. См. Корона. (Источник: «Металлы и сплавы. Справочник.» Под редакцией Ю.П. Солнцева; НПО Профессионал , НПО Мир и семья ; Санкт Петербург, 2003 г.) …

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