Definition of Lord Lieutenant in English:

Lord Lieutenant

Line breaks: Lord Lieu|ten¦ant

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  • 1(In the UK) the chief executive authority and head of magistrates in each county.
  • 1.1 historical The viceroy of Ireland.

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