land belonging to the crown, the revenue of which goes to the reigning sovereign.
Also crownland . one of the administrative divisions of the former empire of Austria-Hungary.
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Origin of crown land
First recorded in 1615–25
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British Dictionary definitions for crown land (1 of 2)
a large administrative division of the former empire of Austria-Hungary
British Dictionary definitions for crown land (2 of 2)
(in the United Kingdom) land belonging to the Crown
public land in some dominions of the Commonwealth
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