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by appointment to the Queen

Definition of by appointment to the Queen in English:

(In the UK) used by manufacturers to indicate that their products are sold to the queen and are therefore of guaranteed quality.
Example sentences
  • It is by appointment to the Queen and does a huge mail-order range, from calves' liver to French Loue chicken.
  • Moreover, having been in business since 1707, it provides items by appointment to the Queen and Prince of Wales.
  • Her jewellery is by appointment to the Queen and Crown Princess and our own royal family.
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