grand duchy


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grand duchy

n.
A territory ruled by a grand duke or grand duchess.

grand duchy

n
(Government, Politics & Diplomacy) the territory, state, or principality of a grand duke or grand duchess

grand′ duch′y


n.
a territory ruled by a grand duke or grand duchess.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.grand duchy - the domain controlled by a grand duke or grand duchess
demesne, domain, land - territory over which rule or control is exercised; "his domain extended into Europe"; "he made it the law of the land"
Translations
Großherzogtum
References in classic literature ?
The average at that time in the Grand Duchy of Baden was forty-five to a young person (when alone), according to the official estimate of the home secretary for that year; the average for older people was shifty and indeterminable, for whenever a wholesome young girl came into the presence of her elders she immediately lowered their average and raised her own.
22 (ONA) Yousef bin Alawi bin Abdullah, Minister Responsible for Foreign Affairs received in his Office today Jean Asselborn, Minister for Foreign and European Affairs of the Grand Duchy of Luxembourg.
fast technology, which boosts speeds on available copper infrastructure in buildings, to deliver fiber-like speeds to inhabitants in the Grand Duchy.
He also wished the envoy success in his new duties to strengthen the friendly relations and cooperation between the State of Qatar and the Grand Duchy of Luxembourg.
The Government of the Grand Duchy of Luxembourg, represented by the Deputy Prime Minister, Minister of the Economy, Etienne Schneider, and the UAE, represented by the Minister of State for Higher Education and Chairman of the UAE Space Agency, Dr.
Opens dialogue with the Grand Duchy of Luxembourg in China under the Belt and Road Initiative
The Ministry of the Economy of the Grand Duchy of Luxembourg and OCSiAl, the world's largest manufacturer of single wall carbon nanotubes, have agreed to collaborate with regard to the construction of a nanotube production facility that will have an annual capacity of 250 tons.
Almost 600 people watched the cabinet in action in Porvoo, a town by the Baltic Sea where the first parliament of Grand Duchy of Finland convened in 1809 after becoming an autonomous part of the Russian Empire.
by ONA His Highness Sayyid Fahd bin Mahmoud Al Said, Deputy Prime Minister for the Council of Ministers with Jean Asselborn, Minister of Foreign and European Affairs of the Grand Duchy of Luxembourg and his accompanying delegation.
She discusses the beginning of the third Medici regime 1532-69; the Grand Duchy, Francesco I - Cosimo II 1574-1621; the first Tuscan Jesuits; the college in Florence: opening, funding, and relationship to the Medici 1550s-1620s; the colleges in Siena and Montepulciano 1550s-1620s; the colleges in operation 1550s-1620s; and whether the enterprise was a success.
Makkah, Dhu-AlQa'dah 28, 1437, Aug 31, 2016, SPA -- Saudi Ambassador to the Kingdom of Belgium and the Grand Duchy of Luxembourg, who is also the Head of the Kingdom Mission to the European Union (EU) Abdulrahman bin Suleiman Al-Ahmad, inaugurated today a rotational meeting with Saudi students studying in the Kingdom of Belgium, organized by the Cultural Attache office, at the Saudi Embassy to the Kingdom of Belgium and the Netherlands, at the headquarters of the embassy, in Brussels.
TUNIS, (TAP) - The House of People's Representatives (HPR) has approved at a plenary session on Tuesday the protocol signed on July 8, 2014 in Brussels on the amendment to the agreement signed in Luxembourg between Tunisia and the Grand Duchy of Luxembourg (March 1996) to avoid double taxation and fight against tax evasion.