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Noun: Coventry  kó-vun-tree
  1. The state of being banished or ostracized (excluded from society by general consent)
    "the association should get rid of its elderly members--not by euthanasia, of course, but by Coventry";
    - banishment, ostracism
     
  2. An industrial city in central England; devastated by air raids during World War II; remembered as the home of Lady Godiva in the 11th century

Type of: city, exclusion, metropolis, urban center [US], urban centre [Brit, Cdn]

Part of: England

Encyclopedia: Coventry, United Kingdom