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a British judiciary officer who may intervene in probate, nullity, or divorce actions when collusion, suppression of evidence, or other irregularities are alleged.
when a queen is sovereign,
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2017.
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(in England when the sovereign is female) an official empowered to intervene in divorce and certain other cases when it is alleged that material facts are being suppressed
(in England when the sovereign is male) an official empowered to intervene in divorce and certain other cases when it is alleged that facts are being suppressed
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
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