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ANJOU

 Dictionary entry overview: What does Anjou mean? 

ANJOU (noun)
  The noun ANJOU has 2 senses:

1. a former province of western France in the Loire valley
2. a pear with firm flesh and a green skin

  Familiarity information: ANJOU used as a noun is rare.


 Dictionary entry details 


ANJOU (noun)


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Meaning:

A former province of western France in the Loire valley

Classified under:

Nouns denoting spatial position

Instance hypernyms:

French region (a geographical subdivision of France)

Meronyms (members of "Anjou"):

Angevin; Angevine (a resident of Anjou)

Holonyms ("Anjou" is a part of...):

France; French Republic (a republic in western Europe; the largest country wholly in Europe)


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Meaning:

A pear with firm flesh and a green skin

Classified under:

Nouns denoting foods and drinks

Hypernyms ("anjou" is a kind of...):

pear (sweet juicy gritty-textured fruit available in many varieties)


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