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saxony 1

Line breaks: sax¦ony
Pronunciation: /ˈsaks(ə)ni/

noun

[mass noun]
1A fine kind of wool.
Example sentences
  • By far, my most comfortable kilt is made of saxony.
1.1A fine-quality cloth made from saxony, chiefly used for making coats.

Origin

Mid 19th century: from Saxony.

Words that rhyme with saxony

synchrony • irony • cushiony

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Saxony 2 Line breaks: Sax¦ony
Pronunciation: /ˈsaksəni/
1A large region and former kingdom of Germany, including the modern states of Saxony in the south-east, Saxony-Anhalt in the centre, and Lower Saxony in the north-west. German name Sachsen.
1.1A state of eastern Germany, on the upper reaches of the River Elbe; capital, Dresden.

Origin

From late Latin Saxonia, from Latin Saxo, Saxon- (see Saxon).

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