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overlord

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The first known use of overlord was in the 13th century

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24 Feb 2020

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“Overlord.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/overlord. Accessed 4 Apr. 2020.

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