AskDefine | Define downs

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Noun

downs
  1. Plural of down

Extensive Definition

Downs or The Downs may refer to:

Places

In the 'hill' context, the word 'down' derives from Celtic (Welsh or Gaelic) dun "hill, hill fort".

Health

  • Down Syndrome or Down's Syndrome, a human hereditary/congenital/genetic disorder.

See also

downs in French: Downs
downs in Dutch: Downs
downs in Polish: Downs
downs in Volapük: Downs
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