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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Territory ruled by the son of a king or queen.

Usage examples (34)
  • Napoleonic fashion, into the so-called principality of Wagram.
  • The principality is the latest European tax haven to bend to an international outcry over tax evasion.
  • Silver is described as a principality (or series of principalities?), so is it logical that our intrepid heroes can ride through one "district" in a day?
  • However, by now the term "principality" has more or less disappeared from colloquial use as well. for more
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