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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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Of or relating to or characteristic of a succession of rulers of the same line or family, who govern a particular country.

Usage examples (32)
  • But as regards the warlike, that is to say dynastic, interest of an Imperial government the case stands somewhat different.
  • Generally, any effort at this kind of dynastic construct is met with easy ridicule.
  • There is also a kind of dynastic trust that is not based on family: the long-term charitable trust.
  • It's because spirituality, like music, is something that can pass through families in this "dynastic" sense. for more
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