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Royal Society Syllabification: Roy·al So·ci·e·ty
Pronunciation: /ˈroi(ə)l səˈsīədē/
(in full Royal Society of London)

Definition of Royal Society in English:

The oldest and most prestigious scientific society in Britain. It was formed by followers of Francis Bacon to promote scientific discussion, especially in the physical sciences, and received its charter from Charles II in 1662.
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