Definition of Andros

1. Proper noun. An island of the Cyclades, Greece. ¹



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Definition of Andros

1. andro [n] - See also: andro

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Andros

androns
andronym
andronyms
andropathy
andropetalous
androphagous
androphagy
androphiles
androphobic
androphore
androphores
andros (current term)
androsphinx
androsphinxes
androspore
androspores
androst-16-en-3 beta-ol sulfotransferase
androstadienes
androstadienone
androstane
androstanediol
androstanedione
androstanes
androstanols
androstatrienes
androstene

Literary usage of Andros

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1. The Cambridge Modern History by John Emerich Edward Dalberg Acton Acton, Adolphus William Ward, George Walter Prothero, Ernest Alfred Benians, Stanley Mordaunt Leathes (1907)
"In Connecticut, when andros presented himself and demanded the surrender of the ... The struggle against andros in Massachusetts, where the township of ..."

2. The American Colonies in the Seventeenth Century by Herbert Levi Osgood (1907)
"In March andros and his fellow officials who had been summoned from Boston arrived, and at about the same time came Elisha Cooke and Thomas Oakes, ..."

3. English Colonies in America by John Andrew Doyle (1907)
"By his good measures and his bad alike, andros had incurred unpopularity witn the colonists. He was charged with favoring Grievances Dutch traders, ..."

4. Old Virginia and Her Neighbours by John Fiske (1897)
"Howard of Effingham resigned or was removed, and Sir Edmund andros was sent out succeeded to Virginia as governor. It may seem a Edmund strange appointment ..."

5. American Annals: Or, a Chronological History of America, from Its Discovery by Abiel Holmes (1805)
"On the intelligence, that andros was about to invade the colony, and to demand ... andros arrived at -Say brook in July with an armed force, and demanded a ..."

6. History of the State of New York by John Romeyn Brodhead (1871)
"andros, who had just come from London, and was fully acquainted with the king's policy about New England, did all he could to induce Treat and the other ..."

7. The Federal and State Constitutions: Colonial Charters, and Other Organic by Francis N. Thorpe, United States (1909)
"Wee therefore reposing espe- ciall trust and confidence in the prudence courage and loyalty of you the said Sir Edmund andros, out of our especiall grace ..."

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