Definition of royal demesne in English:

royal demesne

Line breaks: royal de|mesne

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noun

chiefly • historical
  • An area of land owned by the Crown: the king reclaimed Winchelsea as a royal demesne Philip Augustus annexed Auvergne to the royal demesne [as modifier]: royal demesne lands

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