Excelsior

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Excelsior, a Latin word often translated as "ever upward" or "still higher", may refer to:

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Mottos and catchphrases[edit]

  • "Excelsior" (motto), the official motto of the state of New York (seen on its seal)
  • "Excelsior!", the catchphrase of Stan Lee, who often used it at the end of "Stan's Soapbox" column in Marvel Comics
  • "Excelsior", the characteristic sign-off of Detroit radio personality Mark Scott
  • Motto of the Special Jaegers

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Transportation[edit]

Nature[edit]

  • Wood wool, commonly known as excelsior, a wood sliver material used for packaging, for the pads in evaporative coolers, and for other applications
  • Fraxinus excelsior, the scientific name for the European ash tree
  • Excelsior eight-eight (Callicore excelsior), a butterfly of the Nymphalidae family found in South America

Typefaces[edit]

  • "Excelsior", the American term for a three-point font size
  • Excelsior (typeface), a serif typeface well-suited to newsprint
  • Fixedsys Excelsior, an unofficial pan-Unicode extension of the popular Microsoft font Fixedsys

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