Definition of Lord High Chancellor in English:

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Lord High Chancellor

noun

Another term for Lord Chancellor.
Example sentences
  • And hard by Temple Bar, in Lincoln's Inn Hall, at the very heart of the fog, sits the Lord High Chancellor in his High Court of Chancery.
  • He acted as an ambassador to England and France, and was finally made Lord High Chancellor of Scotland.
  • The design probably originated during the early seventeenth century and burses of nearly identical format appear in portraits of the Lord High Chancellors of England well into the nineteenth century.
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