Oxford tie
Oxford Ox"ford, prop. a. Of or pertaining to the city or university of Oxford, England. [1913 Webster]

{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. [1913 Webster]


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  • Oxford — Ox ford, prop. a. Of or pertaining to the city or university of Oxford, England. [1913 Webster] {Oxford movement}. See {Tractarianism}. {Oxford School}, a name given to those members of the Church of England who adopted the theology of the so… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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