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crown prince

n.
The male heir apparent to a throne.

crown prince

n
(Government, Politics & Diplomacy) the male heir to a sovereign throne

crown′ prince′


n.
a male heir apparent to a throne.
[1785–95]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.crown prince - a male heir apparent to a thronecrown prince - a male heir apparent to a throne  
prince - a male member of a royal family other than the sovereign (especially the son of a sovereign)
Translations
وَلي العَهد
následník trůnu
kronprins
kruununprinssimanttelinperijä
trónörökös
krónprins, ríkisarfi
korunný princ
kronprins

crown prince

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crown

(kraun) noun
1. a circular, often jewelled, head-dress, especially one worn as a mark of royalty or honour. the queen's crown.
2. (with capital) the king or queen or governing power in a monarchy. revenue belonging to the Crown.
3. the top eg of a head, hat, hill etc. We reached the crown of the hill.
4. (an artificial replacement for) the part of a tooth which can be seen.
verb
1. to make (someone) king or queen by placing a crown on his or her head. The archbishop crowned the queen.
2. to form the top part of (something). an iced cake crowned with a cherry.
3. to put an artificial crown on (a tooth).
4. to hit (someone) on the head. If you do that again, I'll crown you!
crown prince
the heir to the throne.
crown princess
1. the wife of a crown prince.
2. the female heir to the throne.
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Yuvaraj Khatiwada of the CPN-UML and Ram Bahadur Thapa Badal and Matrika Prasad Yadav from the CPN-Maoist Centre were inducted in the Cabinet on Monday.
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Directed by Yuvaraj, "Tenaliraman" is a historical fiction comedy entertainer with Vadivelu appearing in dual roles - Maamannar (King) and Tenaliraman.