prince regent(redirected from Prince-regent)
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n. pl. prince regents or princes regent
A prince who rules during the minority, absence, or incapacity of a sovereign.
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(Government, Politics & Diplomacy) a prince who acts as regent during the minority, disability, or absence of the legal sovereign
(Biography) George IV as regent of Great Britain and Ireland during the insanity of his father (1811–20)
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