Definition of albert in English:

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albert

Pronunciation: /ˈalbərt/
(also albert chain)

noun

British
A watch chain with a bar at one end for attaching to a buttonhole.
Example sentences
  • Pocket Watch chain Full Albert For gold plated pocket watches
  • Status of Gold Double Albert Watch Chain and Fob from the world's largest specialist antique web site.
  • Edwardian 9ct Gold Single 'Albert' Watch Chain. Made by Keat & Co. in London, circa 1905.

Origin

Mid 19th century: named after Prince Albert (see Albert, Prince).

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Syllabification: al·bert

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