High Sheriff

noun

Definition of High Sheriff

British
: the highest official in a county or shire in England or Wales who represents the king or queen and who attends ceremonies and has legal duties

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“High Sheriff.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/High%20Sheriff. Accessed 28 Jun. 2022.

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