ashmolean museum

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Ashmolean Museum (æʃˈməʊlɪən, ˌæʃməˈlɪən)
 
n
a museum, attached to Oxford University and founded in 1683, noted for its paintings and archaeological collections
 
[C19: named after Elias Ashmole (1617--92), English antiquary who donated the first collection]

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