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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 [gcide]:

Oxford \Ox"ford\, prop. a. Of or pertaining to the city or university of Oxford, England.

{Oxford movement}. See {Tractarianism}.

{Oxford School}, a name given to those members of the Church of England who adopted the theology of the so-called Oxford "Tracts for the Times," issued the period 1833 -- 1841. --Shipley.

{Oxford tie}, a kind of shoe, laced on the instep, and usually covering the foot nearly to the ankle.

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) [wn]:

Oxford

noun

1: a city in southern England to the northwest of London; site of Oxford University

2: a university town in northern Mississippi; home of William Faulkner

3: a university in England [syn: {Oxford University}, {Oxford}]

4: a low shoe laced over the instep


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