• WordNet 3.6
    • n Windsor the British royal family since 1917
    • n Windsor a city in southeastern Ontario on the Detroit River opposite Detroit
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
  • Interesting fact: Britain's present royal family was originally named Saxe-Coburg and Gotha. The name was changed in 1917, during WW1 because of German connotations. The name Windsor was suggested by one of the staff. At the same time the Battenberg family name of the cousins to the Windsors was changed into Mountbatten.
    • n Windsor A town in Berkshire, England.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
  • Interesting fact: Hamlet is the most demanding of Shakespeare’s roles with 1,422 lines or roughly 36% of the total number of spoken lines in the play. Hamlet’s role is made up of 11,610 words. The character Falstaff has the most lines of any character in all of Shakespeare’s plays combined with 1,614 spoken lines in three different plays: Henry IV, Part I; Henry IV, Part II; and The Merry Wives of Windsor.
    • adj Windsor win′zor pertaining to Windsor, as in Wind′sor-chair, a kind of strong, plain, polished chair, made entirely of wood; Wind′sor-soap, a kind of perfumed brown toilet-soap.
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In literature:

On April 1, 1858, when nearly seventeen years of age, the Prince was confirmed in the Chapel Royal at Windsor.
"The Life of King Edward VII" by J. Castell Hopkins
He is reassured in the morning, in being informed that the major and his troop are to conduct him to Windsor.
"The Great Events by Famous Historians, Volume 11" by Various
South Windsor, Second, 13.51; First, 19.14.
"The American Missionary - Volume 52, No. 2, June, 1898" by Various
Mrs. Kaye, residing opposite Windsor Park Wall, Datchet, had a beautiful Newfoundland dog.
"Anecdotes of Dogs" by Edward Jesse
During that same year he was knighted by the queen at Windsor, and became Sir Philip Sidney.
"Stories and Legends of Travel and History, for Children" by Grace Greenwood
Y. P. S. C. E. Windsor Ave.
"The American Missionary--Volume 49, No. 02, February, 1895" by Various
Statutes for the Poor Knights of Windsor, 1 Eliz.
"Notes and Queries, Number 204, September 24, 1853" by Various
They went on at a gallop, though the horses obtained at Windsor were already jaded, and very slowly the bluff grew higher.
"The Cattle-Baron's Daughter" by Harold Bindloss
She felt as if to see that Windsor arm-chair again would be next best to seeing Tom.
"The Girls of St. Olave's" by Mabel Mackintosh
The Court moved from Kew to Windsor, and from Windsor back to Kew.
"Critical and Historical Essays, Volume III (of 3)" by Thomas Babington Macaulay
So to London and Windsor he went, taking with him his best telescope.
"Pioneers of Science" by Oliver Lodge
One of his ancestors was the first settler at Windsor, Ct., in 1628.
"The History of Dartmouth College" by Baxter Perry Smith
We shall reach Windsor to-morrow.
"The Letters of Queen Victoria, Volume III (of 3), 1854-1861" by Queen of Great Britain Victoria
By these, and from those to ALEXANDER or to me, we learned that the king wished to see the telescope at Windsor.
"Sir William Herschel: His Life and Works" by Edward Singleton Holden
Boil some Windsor beans quite soft, take off the skins, and beat a quarter of a pound of them into a paste.
"The Cook and Housekeeper's Complete and Universal Dictionary; Including a System of Modern Cookery, in all Its Various Branches," by Mary Eaton
The study for these portraits is among the Windsor drawings.
"Holbein" by Beatrice Fortescue
Windsor Castle terminates this lovely view.
"Graham's Magazine Vol. XXXII No. 2. February 1848" by Various
His headquarters were to be at Windsor, Canada.
"Uncle Daniel's Story Of "Tom" Anderson And Twenty Great Battles" by John McElroy
Come, right welcome to Windsor Hall.
"Hansford: A Tale of Bacon's Rebellion" by St. George Tucker
To our dark world thy shining page is shown, And Windsor's gay retreat becomes our own.
"The Works of Alexander Pope, Volume 1" by Alexander Pope

In poetry:

Daphnis. Celestial Venus haunts Idalia's groves;
Diana Cynthus, Ceres Hybla loves;
If Windsor-shades delight the matchless maid,
Cynthus and Hybla yield to Windsor-shade.
"Spring - The First Pastoral ; or Damon" by Alexander Pope
In Windsor Palace, 'neath plate and chalice,
The many tables groan:
The Queen has eaten and drunk her fill;
And she thinks (thought cometh, do what you will)
How the children of Famine moan.
"The Royal Bounty" by Ernest Jones
When to yon fabric grey in fame,
That Windsor lifts against the sky,
In martial cloak the Kaiser came,
We did not dream it cloaked a spy;
Yet there he sat, as now we know,
A guest, a kinsman, and a foe.
"The Man Forsworn " by William Watson
There were beautiful wreaths from the grandchildren of the deceased,
Whom I hope is now from all troubles released
Also there were wreaths from Mrs and Miss Young, Windsor Street, Dundee,
Which certainly were most beautiful to see.
"The Death of the Rev. Dr. Wilson" by William Topaz McGonagall
And when I got to Windsor, then was I spent for bread.
"Come in," they cried, "poor traveler! and be thou comforted.
What strange great need is on thee that makes thee journey so?"
But I had to be in Coventry ere yet the moon was low.
"Connecticut Road Song" by Anna Hempstead Branch
Horace himself wou'd own thou dost excell
In candid arts to play the Critic well.
Ovid himself might wish to sing the Dame,
Whom Windsor-Forest sees a gliding stream:
On silver feet, with annual Osier crown'd,
She runs for ever thro' Poetic ground.
"To Mr. Pope" by Thomas Parnell

In news:

Special to the News Sentinel This Windsor chair should be insured in the range of $300 to $400.
The world is getting ready for the tying of the Windsor Knot on April 29th.
Patricia Fleming at Windsor Capital Mortgage.
Royal pregnancy proves Windsor Castle beats Downton Abbey .
Pueblo West scored the final 38 points of the game to outlast Windsor.
Ms Windsor challenges the Federal government's authority to ignore her marriage.
Staff WriterSouth Windsor - posted Thu.
Edie Windsor, the Unlikely (and Ideal) Face of Same-Sex Marriage.
Follow Your Town News On The Courant's Windsor Facebook Page.
Windsor's new associate planner is a traveled soul.
This Oct 18, 2012 file photo shows Edith Windsor interviewed at the offices of the New York Civil Liberties Union, in New York.
Could 'Fifty Shades of Grey' be behind Windsor's baby boom .
Father and daughter Michael and Maggie Barton, from Windsor, Berkshire.
A dispute involving name tags has sparked a slowdown at the Ambassador Bridge border crossing in Windsor, Ont.
Althoff Family Chiropractic has been in Windsor since 2002.

In science:

The authors would like to thank support from the Treaty of Windsor Programme.
Classification of factorial generalized down-up algebras
Baylis, University of Windsor, Ontario, Canada, for the invitation in the summer of 1994, from which these ideas unfolded. C.
Polydimensional Relativity, a Classical Generalization of the Automorphism Invariance Principle
Windsor, Mixed spectrum reparameterizations of linear flows on T2 .
Embedding of Analytic Quasi-Periodic Cocycles into Analytic Quasi-Periodic Linear Systems and its Applications
Windsor, Ontario. niques will likely need to be employed. Benrion, M. (1990).
Efficient Search-Based Inference for Noisy-OR Belief Networks: TopEpsilon