York

[n] - the English royal house (a branch of the Plantagenet line) that reigned from 1461 to 1485
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English dynasty founded by Richard, Duke of York (1411-60). He claimed the throne through his descent from Lionel, Duke of Clarence (1338-68), third son of Edward III, whereas the reigning...
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York

House of York noun the English royal house (a branch of the Plantagenet line) that reigned from 1461 to 1485; its emblem was a white rose
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(from the article `Clark, William`) ...modifying the keelboat they were to use, engaging the participation of several Kentuckians, and drilling the men during their winter camp. The ... ...legal guardian for Sacagawea`s children, cared for numerous relatives, and offered assistance to religious groups, missionaries, explorers, and ... ...
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county, southern Pennsylvania, U.S., bordered to the northeast and east by the Susquehanna River, to the south by Maryland, and to the northwest by ...
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county, northern South Carolina, U.S. North Carolina forms the northern border, the Catawba River part of the eastern border, and the Broad River ...
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former city (1983–98), southeastern Ontario, Canada. In 1998 it amalgamated with the cities of Toronto, Etobicoke, Scarborough, and North York and ... [1 related articles]
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city and unitary authority, geographic county of North Yorkshire, historic county of Yorkshire, England. It lies at the confluence of the Rivers Ouse ... [1 related articles]
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town, York county, southwestern Maine, U.S., situated at the mouth of the York River on the Atlantic Ocean, 43 miles (69 km) southwest of Portland. ...
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city, seat (1749) of York county, southeastern Pennsylvania, U.S., on Codorus Creek, 28 miles (45 km) southeast of Harrisburg. It is the focus of a ... [1 related articles]
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York

York is American slang for to vomit.
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HMS York was a British cruiser of 8250 tons displacement designed by Sir William Berry as the first attempt by one of the Treaty Powers to break away from the 10,000 tons cruiser design, the reduction in displacement being achieved by the loss of two 8-inch guns. HMS York was launched in 1928 and completed in 1930. She carried a crew of 600 and was...
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York is a variety of apple.
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[European Parliament constituency] York was a European Parliament constituency covering much of North Yorkshire in England. Prior to its uniform adoption of proportional representation in 1999, the United Kingdom used first-past-the-post for the European elections in England, Scotland and Wales. The European Parliament constituencies used u...
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York, Ont.: see Toronto, Ont., Canada.
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York, city (1991 pop. 123,126) and district, North Yorkshire, N England, at the confluence of the Ouse and Foss rivers. It is located at the junction of the three ridings of Yorkshire. The city of York, a rail center, is especially noted for the manufacture of cocoa, chocolate, and confections. Inst...
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York, city (1990 pop. 42,192), seat of York co., SE Pa., on Codorus Creek, in an agricultural area; laid out 1741, inc. as a city 1887. It is a market, trade, processing, and distribution center in the Pennsylvania Dutch country. In addition to food and related products, its factories make monorail ...
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York

(dynasty) English dynasty founded by Richard, Duke of York (1411–60). He claimed the throne through his descent from Lionel, Duke of Clarence (1338–68), third son of Edward III, whereas the reigning monarch, Henry VI of the rival house of Lancaster, was descended from the fourth son,...
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(city, UK) Cathedral and industrial city and administrative headquarters of York unitary authority in northern England, on the River Ouse; population (2001) 137,500. It was the administrative headquarters of the county of North Yo...
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(UK authority) Unitary authority in northeast England created in 1996 from part of the county of North Yorkshire. Area 271 sq km/105 sq mi Towns York (administrative headquarters) Features River Ouse; River Fosse; York Min...
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[Layerthorpe] York (Layerthorpe) railway station was a railway station in the Layerthorpe area of the city of York, North Yorkshire, England. Opened on 19 July 1913 it served as the northern terminus of the Derwent Valley Light Railway, where the line connected to the existing Foss Islands Branch Line and thence to the North Eastern Railway...
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[electoral district] York was a federal electoral district in New Brunswick, Canada, that was represented in the Canadian House of Commons from 1867 to 1917. It was created as part of the British North America Act in 1867. It consisted of the County of York. It was abolished in 1914 when it was merged into York—Sunbury riding. ==Members o...
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[1995-2014 provincial electoral district] York is a provincial electoral district for the Legislative Assembly of New Brunswick, Canada in the southwestern portion of the province. It was created in 1995 from a large part of the former York South and a small part of York North. ==Results== ...
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The city was founded by the Romans as Eboracum in 71 AD. It became the capital of the Roman province of Britannia Inferior, and later of the kingdoms of Northumbria and Jorvik. In the Middle Ages, York grew as a major wool trading centre and became the capital of the northern ecclesiastical province of the Church of England, a role it has retained...
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york

strap used to tie trouser legs beneath the knee
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