county palatine

noun

Definition of county palatine

: the territory of a count palatine

First Known Use of county palatine

15th century, in the meaning defined above

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“County palatine.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/county%20palatine. Accessed 17 Sep. 2021.

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