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n. pl. queens regnant
A queen reigning in her own right.
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(Government, Politics & Diplomacy) a queen who reigns on her own behalf
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a queen who reigns in her own right.
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|Noun||1.||queen regnant - a female sovereign ruler |
royal family, royal house, royal line, royalty - royal persons collectively; "the wedding was attended by royalty"
female aristocrat - a woman who is an aristocrat
Queen of England - the sovereign ruler of England
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