Windsor

[ win-zer ]
/ ˈwɪn zər /

noun

(since 1917) a member of the present British royal family.Compare Saxe-Coburg-Gotha (def. 1).
Duke of. Edward VIII.
Wallis Warfield, Duchess of Bessie Wallis Warfield Spencer Simpson, 1896–1986, U.S. socialite: wife of Edward VIII of England, who abdicated the throne to marry her.
Official name Windsor and Maidenhead. a city in E Berkshire, in S England, on the Thames: the site of the residence (Windsor Castle ) of English sovereigns since William the Conqueror.
a city in S Ontario, in SE Canada, opposite Detroit, Michigan.
a town in N central Connecticut.

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British Dictionary definitions for Windsor (1 of 2)

Windsor1
/ (ˈwɪnzə) /

noun

a town in S England, in Windsor and Maidenhead unitary authority, Berkshire, on the River Thames, linked by bridge with Eton: site of Windsor Castle, residence of English monarchs since its founding by William the Conqueror; Old Windsor, royal residence in the time of Edward the Confessor, is 3 km (2 miles) southeast. Pop: 26 747 (2001 est)Official name: New Windsor
a city in SE Canada, in S Ontario on the Detroit River opposite Detroit: motor-vehicle manufacturing; university (1963). Pop: 208 402 (2001)

British Dictionary definitions for Windsor (2 of 2)

Windsor2
/ (ˈwɪnzə) /

noun

the official name of the British royal family from 1917
Duke of Windsor the title, from 1937, of Edward VIII
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