lord chamberlain

noun
variants: or lord chamberlain of the household

Definition of lord chamberlain

: a royal officer and government official in England whose duties include the appointment of professional men and tradesmen for the court, the regulation of the royal theaters and chapels royal, and the licensing of all plays produced publicly in England

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“Lord chamberlain.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/lord%20chamberlain. Accessed 20 Oct. 2021.

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