civil list

noun

(in Britain) the annuities voted by Parliament for the support of the royal household and the royal family

Nearby words

  1. civil engineering,
  2. civil law,
  3. civil libertarian,
  4. civil liberties,
  5. civil liberty,
  6. civil marriage,
  7. civil partnership,
  8. civil righter,
  9. civil rightist,
  10. civil rights

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