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(Government, Politics & Diplomacy) (in Britain) the annuities voted by Parliament for the support of the royal household and the royal family
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|Noun||1.||Civil List - a sum of money voted by British Parliament each year for the expenses of the British royal family|
Britain, Great Britain, U.K., UK, United Kingdom, United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland - a monarchy in northwestern Europe occupying most of the British Isles; divided into England and Scotland and Wales and Northern Ireland; `Great Britain' is often used loosely to refer to the United Kingdom
budget - a sum of money allocated for a particular purpose; "the laboratory runs on a budget of a million a year"