the crown

noun

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1 or the Crown : the government of a country that is officially ruled by a king or queen the blessing of the Spanish crown allegiance to the crown She was appointed by the Crown.
2 : the position of power that a king or queen has When the king died childless, his brother assumed the crown.

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“The crown.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/the%20crown. Accessed 5 Aug. 2020.

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