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English definition of “Victoriana”

Victoriana

noun [U]     /vɪkˌtɔː.riˈɑː.nə/ US  /-ˌtɔːr.iˈæn.ə/
objects , especially decorative objects , pictures , and toys , that were made while Queen Victoria was queen of Britain : Her living room is cluttered with Victoriana.Renaissance: 1501 to 1899
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