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Al•ex•an•dri•an



Pronunciation: (al"ig-zan'drē-un, -zän'-), [key]
adj.
1. of Alexandria, esp. Alexandria, Egypt.
2. of or pertaining to the schools of philosophy, literature, and science in ancient Alexandria.
3. Alexandrine.

n.
a native or inhabitant of Alexandria, esp. Alexandria, Egypt.

Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.

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