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savoy (səˈvɔɪ Pronunciation for savoy

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noun

  1. a cultivated variety of cabbage, Brassica oleracea capitata, having a compact head and wrinkled leaves

Word Origin

C16: named after the Savoy region

Savoy1 (səˈvɔɪ Pronunciation for Savoy1

Definitions

noun

  1. an area of SE France, bordering on Italy, mainly in the Savoy Alps: a duchy in the late Middle Ages and part of the Kingdom of Sardinia from 1720 to 1860, when it became part of France French name: Savoie

Savoy2 (səˈvɔɪ Pronunciation for Savoy2

Definitions

noun

  1. a noble family of Italy that ruled over the duchy of Savoy and became the royal house of Italy (1861–1946): the oldest reigning dynasty in Europe before the dissolution of the Italian monarchy

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