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 for victory
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Victory \Vic"to*ry\, n.; pl. Victories. [OE. victorie, OF.
     victorie, victoire, F. victoire, L. victoria. See Victor.]
     The defeat of an enemy in battle, or of an antagonist in any
     contest; a gaining of the superiority in any struggle or
     competition; conquest; triumph; -- the opposite of defeat.
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           Death is swallowed up in victory.        --1 Cor. xv.
                                                    54.
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           God on our side, doubt not of victory.   --Shak.
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           Victory may be honorable to the arms, but shameful to
           the counsels, of a nation.               --Bolingbroke.
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From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

  victory
      n 1: a successful ending of a struggle or contest; "a narrow
           victory"; "the general always gets credit for his army's
           victory"; "clinched a victory"; "convincing victory"; "the
           agreement was a triumph for common sense" [syn: victory,
           triumph] [ant: defeat, licking]

From Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0 :

  25 Moby Thesaurus words for "victory":
     accomplishment, advantage, command, conquest, control, crushing,
     dominion, fortunate outcome, go, mastery, overcoming, prosperity,
     prosperous issue, quelling, subjugation, success, superiority,
     supremacy, triumph, upper hand, walkaway, walkover, whip hand, win,
     winning
  
  

From U.S. Gazetteer Places (2000) :

  Victory, NY -- U.S. village in New York
     Population (2000):    544
     Housing Units (2000): 216
     Land area (2000):     0.527803 sq. miles (1.367003 sq. km)
     Water area (2000):    0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km)
     Total area (2000):    0.527803 sq. miles (1.367003 sq. km)
     FIPS code:            77431
     Located within:       New York (NY), FIPS 36
     Location:             43.088514 N, 73.593563 W
     ZIP Codes (1990):    
     Note: some ZIP codes may be omitted esp. for suburbs.
     Headwords:
      Victory, NY
      Victory
  

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