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a system of weights used for precious metals and gemstones

an ancient city in Asia Minor that was the site of the Trojan War

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In meeting with the City of Troy, we developed plans to benefit the residents of the community and creating a new town center for the citizens of this great community," says Richard Halstrom, spokesperson for the company.
For those with heads stuck firmly in the legendary past, however, it might be worthwhile to simply sit in the lovely lawns of the ancient city of Troy and peer very carefully at the sea stretching out in the distance -- who knows, with Apollo dissatisfied, Homer's epic saga might have another sequel yet.
We can only speculate what brought the central figure of early American medicine to the city of Troy to give this golden jubilee address.
The epic poem by Pierre de Ronsard features the story of the hero Francus who journeyed out of the city of Troy, overcame many obstacles, and founded France.
THE ancient city of Troy is in modern-day Turkey, and not Iran (Page 52, October 10).
The Trojan War was waged against the city of Troy by the Achaeans after Paris of Troy stole Helen from her husband Menelaus, the king of Sparta.
The Age of Bronze series tells the story of the Greeks' invasion of the city of Troy.
Using the historical city of Troy as a metaphor for Marie's betrayal, Sinead's lyrics scream, "You're still a liar, you're still a liar".
My affiliation and subsequent qualification for the November ballot as the People's Party candidate has been predicated on my deeply rooted history in the City of Troy.
The screening features highlights from last year's festival, including "Viking Voyages," which examines how Nordic farmers became great seafarers, and "The Truth of Troy," about Manfred Korfmann's findings about the city of Troy.
Sir Michael Stoute i took his team to the Cambridge Road Polytrack, where Rob' Roy (Kevin Brad-shaw) confirmed his wellbeing ahead of i the Sussex Stakes when moving nicely in company with Jeremy (Maxine Cowdrey) and City Of Troy (Gary Forster).
City Of Troy, a major disappointment in last week's Craven Stakes, is the most notable absentee at the first forfeit stage for the Stan James 2000 Guineas.
CITY OF TROY was something of a talking horse last season but he can begin to justify the hype in tomorrow's Unicorn Asset Management Craven Stakes at Newmarket.
The ruins of the ancient city of Troy are located in present-day Turkey.
O'Brien has a strong juvenile team entered for the Group 2 event, yet Stoute could play the ace card here with City Of Troy.